Recently, the Pastor of our church celebrated his birthday. And a friend’s son was baptized as well as dedicated to the Lord. All these took place on the same Sunday. The birthday and the baptism/dedication.
Soon after the church service ended, all members and invited guests moved over to the church hall where the birthday celebration and the dedication parties were held simultaneously. There was an array of assorted foods, drinks, and beverages.
It’s a beautiful Monday morning and the autumn breeze is gradually sending a cold chill into my pores. A look at my facebook notifications and behold there are many friends on my list, who are celebrating their special days.
The ninth month of the year Bring me sweet feelings Just like the warmth of the sun September, my September Heralds the season of fall When trees display the gamut of diverse colours Enchanting in their pulsating colourful ensembles Autumn, a conspicuous phase Oh, My September, the month of transition
One interesting peculiarity about birthdays is that it comes with pleasant surprises, special prayers and some special gifts. It comes with some expectations as family members and loved ones usually spring up one or two surprises for the celebrant. Continue reading “The Daily Prompt – Peculiar!”→
Birthday surprises Fly in from every corner Goodwill messages and prayers Carved in exotic styles Written in flowery endearing words Packages and gifts All litter here with me Boxes and gift cards neatly wrapped up With bright radiant colourful strings Ha! Yummy delicious cakes baked With an array of tasty ice-creams Strawberry, Pistachio Vanilla with silky custard Chocolate coffee and nuts All waiting excitedly for you to savour Varieties of small chops and sandwiches Are elegantly displayed So you’d pick your favourite choice From this table filled with a massive spread Kindly delight and relish in them Come join me to celebrate Let’s eat up all these captivating dishes It’s my birthday today And I’m older again Come join me to celebrate And drink up my favourite creamy Baileys ‘Cos it’s my birthday today **********************************
Birthdays are special days To savour and to cherish
Everyone has a birth date
Everyone celebrates this day
Quietly or elaborately
Whichever way you choose to spend it
Know that it is your birthday
A reminder that you are still alive
A reminder that you are blessed
A reminder that you are privileged
To see yet another year A special gift to YOU **************************Continue reading “That One Special Day In A Year!”→
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