Grandmother’s Garden

Grandmother’s Garden

Each morning, most often before the rest of us were awake; my grandmother would go out to her garden located next door to their home on Tucker Street in Dyersburg to choose some special items for the day.

We would enjoy sliced tomatoes at breakfast, vegetables at lunch and still other items at what we called supper in the late afternoon.

Sometimes there would be watermelon at others cantaloupes, always beans and potatoes. All summer long she would make that journey and bring her basket filled with goodies back to the kitchen.

The fruit of her garden for the table of her family. How about going into our garden of life and see how many of the fruits of the Spirit we have harvested this week.  I hope it will be as tasty as my grandmother’s garden.

 

Ivan

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Published in: on March 1, 2017 at 10:20 pm  Leave a Comment  

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