I am the grateful recipient of the Biblical blessing: “May you see your children’s children!” (Psalm 128:6). I can also relate to this text: “Grandchildren are the crown of the aged” (Proverbs 17:6). I now have eight of those crowns, with the birth of Michael Gustavus Moerbe. I will spare you the usual grandparents’ deluge of pictures, but I have posted one after the jump.
The Crown of the Aged
About Gene Veith
Professor of Literature at Patrick Henry College, the Director of the Cranach Institute at Concordia Theological Seminary, a columnist for World Magazine and TableTalk, and the author of 18 books on different facets of Christianity & Culture.