Webster's Dictionary defines anticipation as, "the act of looking forward; especially : pleasurable expectation."
Last week I couldn't wait for the University of Georgia to arrive in Lexington, KY to play football.
I flew our UK and UGA flags all week in anticipation. The big day finally arrived and, the Dawgs won, but it wasn't pretty. Still, it was a win.
Now I'm looking forward to vacation at Holden Beach, NC.
I've already packed books I want to read, snacks and my camera. Next up, clothes.
I heard a hurricane may hit the east coast on Halloween. But I'm so looking forward to this trip that even a hurricane is not diminishing my anticipation.
I love Holden Beach, rain or shine. I'm looking forward to walks and bike rides I'll take with my husband.
For the first time, we'll be there for the Sea Turtle Festival and plan to check that out. We'll visit our favorite restaurants, because I don't plan to cook on vacation.
There are lots of events I look forward to, but none are more important than the day I'll meet Jesus face to face.
I hope you have a great week!