Happy Anniversary

Today is the 1 year anniversary of this blog! I can’t believe I have been writing online for a full year. This will be my 210th post, which averages to 4 posts per week. However, for the first few months I only posted 1 or 2 times per week, and then have posted 6 per week almost ever week since Ash Wednesday.

I also have 609 comments posted here, probably half of which are comments by me responding to someone else’s comments. I like to acknowledge comments because I know I appreciate it when other bloggers acknowledge my comments on their blogs.

I have had 7,744 hits on my blog, which averages to 21 hits per day. I think this is pretty good since the only ways I’ve promoted the blog are to post a link on my Facebook wall for my FB friends to see and by commenting on other blogs. I have been added to the blogroll of several of my fellow bloggers, too. Since I started adding tags to my posts, I also get hits through the Tag Surfer on WordPress. Lastly, I have gotten quite a few hits from people doing search engine searches for either my name or key words in one of my blogs.

The best thing about this blog is the blogging friends I have made. There are 9 or 10 other Christian blogs that I read regularly, and a few more that I read occasionally. I have developed some great friendships with some of these other bloggers, even though we have never met in person.

It has been a wonderful experience and I am looking forward to another year ahead. Thanks to everyone who has come here to check out what I have to say.

I am a Jesus Freak, and I don't care who knows it. I am a wife, mother, sister, aunt, daughter, and friend. My blood family is only part of the larger family of Christ that I belong to. I love to write, especially about my dear Savior.


9 Responses

  1. Happy anniversary Linda’
    Your blog has blessed me every since I began reading it, and I appreciate your deep and thought provoking lessons. It is amazing how God continues to give you fresh subjects daily to write about. I hope your blog goes on for many years to come. God Bless

  2. Happy Anniversary Linda…Your blog has been a great inspiration to me in many ways…and as you said…the most wonderful thing about this year is that the relationship we all share in Christ…and that is just wonderful.

    May God use you abundanlty in the coming years and let this blog be a blessing to many in need…and this is my prayer that in the coming year..God will guide you to different exciting spiritual paths that you have never travelled before..

    God Bless,


  3. Happy Anniversary! I have really enjoyed reading your blog over the last several months. Keep up the good work! Reading what other Christians like you write is really encouraging and helpful to me. Thanks!

  4. Happy Happy Anniversary and Bloggy Birthday to you! You are so right, you are doing good here . . .His good will. Praying for you many years ahead, as long as He directs it. I am one who has been blessed and nurtured by your posts and by you. Thank you friend! love, deb

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