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Tuesday, May 24, 2011

We Are Safe!

Thank you all for your prayers! It's been a scary night, but we are all ok. Tornadoes were north and south of us and we actually had a tornado warning here. However, it was just really high winds around 50 to 60 miles per hour. I really thought our trees were going to snap! The town right above us got alot of damage, so I'm sure I will hear about it from friends tomorrow. These storms are moving across Arkansas and I just heard of a small town not to far from here that was destroyed. So sad... I hope you are all safe!! I know these storms were very dangerous in Oklahoma too and some people have lost their lives...I am praying for the familes who have lost so much in these storms and the recent Alabama and Missouri storms.




12 comments:

Teresa @ Grammy Girlfriend said...

I am still up watching the weather station....and looks like another week of storms next week...so glad you are safe tonight

The Decorative Dreamer said...

Thank you for the update. That is great news. It is so sad hearing and seeing these storms on the news that are affecting so many out there. Glad you are okay!

mississippi artist said...

Glad you are safe, it is heading our way but is supposed to weaken before it hits us-hope so.

ℳartina @ Northern Nesting said...

So glad you guys are safe Kristen!! These storms are just devastating! Martina

La said...

I'm glad your home and family are safe. Mother Nature has been especially brutal this year.

Stay safe. La

Liz said...

Whew, I was so worried about you last night. Glad y'all are safe and sound. The weather has been so erratic this year. Thanks for updating us. ((Hugs)) ~Liz

Linda said...

So glad you are ok. Weather is crazy these days. These tornadoes are so frightening and devastating.

We are praying for everyone who's lives have been affected by these storms.

Linda

Barb said...

Praise God. I thought about
you and your family off and on all night long. This is so tragic for everyone. I am so sad this is happening. We love you and may God keep you safe through prayer.
Blessings,
Barb in Montana

Barb said...

Praise God you are safe. I thought about you and your family off and on through the night. May God keep you safe through this horrible tornado season you are having.
Blessings,
Barb in Montana

Janet said...

Kristen we saw it on the News this moring the absolute devistation! My God 6 miles long in Joplin MO. Unbelieveable. I PTL that you and your family are all ok! Big huggs across the Miles! xxxx

Denise said...

Glad you are safe Kristen.

Sandra said...

I'm so glad you are safe! My heart goes out to all of those in your area who were not so lucky. And there are still more storms coming today. I'm ready for this tornado season to pass! Such devistation and loss.

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