How different life would be without him next to me. As a child he would sit next to me in the grass making
crowns out of clover,
telling me of things I never knew.
Though the crowns of clover eventually wither, His promises never do.
When I was but a teen he gave me his ring, his coat and a called me his own. HE gave me a his promise and marked me as his own forever.
Now that I am older he walks beside me speaking words of wisdom and love. Oh, How I love Jesus, because he first loved me.
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Diane W. Bailey is the founder of The Consilium – an online community of wisdom and purpose for women over 45 years of age. She is a published author. Her books include String of Pearls – From Tears to Treasure
, and 30 Days To A Better Stepfamily
She creates her own line of precious metals bracelets
Diane lives in the Deep South with her husband Doc. Together they have created a stepfamily, each having two stepchildren and two birth children, and share three grandchildren, one black lab named Charlie and one long haired tabby cat named Lil Girl.
Diane’s passion is to encourage women to be all God has created them to be by pressing past fear and daring to live life as an adventure. Some of her life adventures include traveling to Israel, speaking, entrepreneurship and backyard farming with Doc. She loves Gumbo, fried shrimp and seeing all sunsets across water.