Crafting Hint of the Day - Survival Kit for Preacher's Wifegreenspun.com : LUSENET : Cooking & Crafts : One Thread
Remember the crafting hint of the day for the Survival Kit For Everyday where you take a bag and fill it with things to cheer someone up? Well, here's one for the Pastor's Wife:
Pastor's Wife Survival Kit
A golden thread - to remind you that friendship is the golden thread that ties together the hearts of everyone
Hugs & Kisses - when you need a hug
toothpick - to help pick out the good qualities in others and yourself
lifesaver candy- for the times others need your help and you theirs
marbles- to replace the ones you've lost
Mounds bar- for the "mounds" of love and support in your congregation
tissues - to wipe the tears of joy and sadness
doorstop- so your door is always open
candle- to help light your path to God
cotton ball- for cushioned support of your husband for the rough roads ahead
button- to remind you to sometimes "button your lip"
bandaid-to heal the pain and suffering within your church
pack of gum- so that your church can "stick together"
crayon-to color your day bright and cheerful
sponge-for when your love overflows
penny-so you'll never be broke
rubberband-to remind you to be flexible
puzzle piece-without you, things wouldn't be complete
and a jewel-because you are as valuable as any precious stone!
-- Karen (firstname.lastname@example.org), March 20, 2002