Today is a day to be celebrated. My father's 50th birthday. He may not be excited about the number, but I say choose to make every year your prime! This year I want to give my dad 50 reasons why he is the best! Even though there are countless. Let's get started... 50 reasons makes a looong list. (hehe just kidding, dad) :)
~You make me laugh
~You are a self-taught rock star!
~We have the same sense of humor.
~You see the good in people- something I get from you, and appreciate more than you'll ever know!
~You are kind hearted.
~You listen to the Lord.
~You think I'm funny
~You're tender- in the most manly way, of course!
~You're practically a walking concordance.
~Everyone wants to be your friend.
~We share a heart for missions.
~You get me.
~You come from an amazing family heritage- so grateful to have been brought into that.
~And VERY courageous!
~You're a glass-half-full kinda guy.
~You're always up for a little adventure.
~You laugh at SpongeBob.
~Even if you don't remember, you taught me the first things I learned about the Holy Spirit.
~You're full of love to give!
~You cook awesome food!
~You support me
You're such a great story teller!
~Artist. Need I say more?
~Back in the day you could grow a pretty sweet mustache. We have pictures to prove it.
~You ARE anointed.
~You encourage people.
~You speak Spenchlish. (A made-up language consisting of Spanish, French, English. He thinks its real)
~Your memory is impeccable!
~God speaks to you through dreams- I'm convinced.
~You don't let to many things get you down.
~You're always looking out for me at thrift stores :)
~You never made me mow the lawn.
~You share your vision for ministry and life with me- Thank you :)
~No matter how much you and Mom regretted them, you always had dogs for us!
~You protect us.
~You have lived out Eph. 6:4
~You didn't get mad when Ross and I ran away.
~You are maybe the only person I know who actually likes cafeteria food!
~You appreciate all kinds of music (except for maybe that screamy stuff Corbin likes ;)
~You told me about a word from the Lord grandpa had when you left for college about Kings of other nations.. remember? I'll never forget the day when you passed that on to me :)
~You have a strange love for Hawaiian shirts.
~You are humble.
~You lean on the Lord.
~You are MY dad!
I would follow you to the ends of the earth. I love you, dad! Happy Birthday!