Take heart friends - spring is certainly on its way.
"Now faith is being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see." Hebrews 11:1 (NIV)
p.s. Thank you all your thoughts and prayers while my mother was in the hospital. She is home and getting stronger each day. You are all such a blessing to me. May the God of all hope fill each of your hearts with joy this coming week.