A Time to Every Purpose


| 10/24/2014 9:29:00 AM


Tags: Gardening, Seasons, Celebrations, Erin Sheehan,

Erin SheehanAnyone who tends a garden knows well Ecclesiastes 3:1, “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens.” As gardeners we arrange our lives around the seasons and each season has a different purpose. In the spring we get everything started.

 

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In the summer and fall, we reap the harvest. From March through August we have “firsts.” First seeds planted, first seedling popping up, first plants in the ground, first lettuce, first peas, first zucchini, first tomato ... A time to plant, a time to be born.

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Mary
10/29/2014 6:24:41 PM

Good blog. Yes, I guess we all take a turn, even in the funerals. Larry mixes up the words for such - calling weddings "funerals"!







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