Thursday, February 14, 2013

~valentines day~

Happy Valentines day everyone!!!  

~me and my super hott valentine~
I love valentines day.  
There.  I said it.

I know that some people cant stand the holiday and claim it is  just a way for hallmark to make more money, but I really enjoy the chance to celebrate love, and frankly I will take any excuse to eat more chocolate.  
I also think its a great time to reflect on and praise the One who is Love, and to remember what love really means... and what Love did.  It's SO much more than warm-fuzzies and hand holding,  red and pink,  chocolate and love songs, frills and froofyness.   (yup. froofyness.  that's my word and I'm stickin' to it.)
 Speaking of what love means, this song is amazing:



..."For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord."  Romans 8:38 - 39

..."In this the love of God was manifested toward us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through Him.  This is Love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins.  Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another."  1 John 4:9-11

Have a really wonderful day, friends.  Know that you are loved SO BIG today and each day.

XOXOXOXOXO,
Lily

PS.  this is totally random, but my valentine sent me this link and I almost peed my pants laughing.... he travels a LOT this time of the year, and this pretty much sums up how weird and awkward I feel when he is gone.







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6 Comments:

At February 14, 2013 at 9:45 AM , Blogger J.K. English said...

Love Valentine's too. A wonderful excuse to dress up pretty, find roses on the table, and go out on a lovely date. I know we receive this kind of treatment more so than most, but today it's extra special. And I sure don't mind the chocolate either..;)

p.s. Froofyness. Froofy froofy froofyness!!

 
At February 14, 2013 at 5:43 PM , Blogger *laura* said...

preach it sista! you can guess how much i love valentine's day! thanks for the b-day wishes. thanks for posting this beautiful song. xo *laura*

 
At February 16, 2013 at 5:49 PM , Blogger hockfrockandlily said...

Yes! I love the excuse to go on a froofy hot date with my man! :) I hope you two had a great one!

 
At February 16, 2013 at 5:50 PM , Blogger hockfrockandlily said...

You are welcome! I hope you had a great one!! :)

 
At February 19, 2013 at 12:23 PM , Blogger AbbyA said...

hahahahahahha that link is so true! kinda except i rearrange all the furniture and drill holes in the wall.

 
At February 19, 2013 at 1:20 PM , Blogger hockfrockandlily said...

Lol- that is awesome! One more reason I can't wait to have a house =)

 

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