"" Life A Bit Sweeter: Yard Sale #2 SUCCESS!!!

Sunday, October 31, 2010

Yard Sale #2 SUCCESS!!!

Wow!  So....here's a quick rundown.

Yard Sale number 2 happened yesterday.  We still had some things left over and friends/family members donated some additional items.  My goal was simple...$500 for the day.  Although we made much more from yard sale #1, I figured $500 was adequate as I knew I wouldn't be able to put as much time into marketing/advertising and many of our family members/friends had already been to sale #1.  Now the two things I did do was place it on Craigslist and hire the same young man to hold our sign on the main street for a few hours.

So our total funds raised for the day.....$1081.36!!!!  God truly blew me away!  As I came back from a quick errand during the yard sale, I asked God....I know I had a smaller goal of $500 but if You would help us hit the $1,000 mark, that would be truly awesome!  Simply appreciative of His awesomeness!

Thanks so much for your continued prayers and words of encouragement!  Your girl is pooped but it's 6:45am and I've got to get to work this morning!  The first service starts at 8:30am.  I'm looking forward to an awesome time of worship with our church family.  See ya and thanks for stopping by!


Meliski said...

Such great news! Look at that $ counter moving up up UP! God is good, ALL THE TIME!
:) Sending love your way.

Heather and Adam said...

Awesome, God is Good!

molly said...

Hi Michelle,
I just wanted to re-introduce myself. I'm Molly, who stopped by your first garage sale. I've been to Ethiopia and have been been involved with international adoption (Latin American/USA). I'm excited about your little girl and I keep you in prayer!
Do you still sell Unlimited Blessings?

Jim and April said...

Just found your blog through Kristi's blog and i am SO happy to hear your sale went well! I remember doing ours this summer and had such a great time! :0) People amazed me with how they gave!

Michelle said...

Hi Molly!!!! Thanks for stopping by the yard sale. That was priceless! I really appreciate your support. Yes, I still sell Blessings Unlimited. I'll be ordering catalogs this week, let me know if I should send you one. If so, shoot me an e-mail at michelle365@me.com. You can also take a look at the catalog here: http://www.blessingsdirect.com/ourproducts.html

Michelle said...

Hi April (and Jim--smile).
Thanks for hopping over to our blog! I really appreciate it!

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