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The Best Gift Ever – Merry Christmas!

We have received the best gift.  Jesus Christ our Lord. We have received the best gift.  Jesus Christ our Lord.Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!  2 Corinthian 9:15 

Merry Christmas to You Are you in the midst of the unexpected this Christmas season? Perhaps it is an astonishing “joy,” more than you ever imagined possible. Or maybe you find yourself wishing things were entirely different. No matter where you are don’t let your circumstances get in the way and miss the best gift we have ever received – Jesus Christ our Lord....

When Holiday Traditions Hurt to the Core

Do you love the sweet rituals that the holidays bring but what happens when you find yourself in a place where the holiday traditions hurt?

Maybe you are a little bit like me, and planning for the holidays and creating lasting traditions is just who you are. Do you love the sweet rituals that the holidays bring but what happens when you find yourself in a place where the holiday traditions hurt? Maybe circumstances have made the traditions impossible, or someone is missing from the celebrations. Traditions once loved can now feel unbearable to carry on. Back in 2008, my heart ached at every step...

What to Do When You Want to Skip Christmas

I am already exhausted just thinking about it. Is anyone else caught up  in that place where you are asking – “Can we please just skip Christmas?”

Christmas will be here before we know it. It is exhausting just thinking about it. Is anyone else caught up  in that place where you are asking – “Can we please just skip Christmas?” As I sit here organizing my long Christmas to-do list, gifts to buy and people to see, I am wondering how on earth I can add more to my already overtaxed schedule. As I get down to the 99th item, I realize only – One thing...

When You Know Holidays Will Be a Struggle

Does the mere mention of the upcoming holidays cause you to gasp for air, sweat profusely, or wish the season was over before it begins? Maybe you know up front the holidays are going to be a struggle; which makes it hard to look forward to them. However, understanding what helps can make a world of difference. What is your biggest struggle or challenge of the season? Skip the pat answers and go deep. The difficulty will be unique to...

Unlock the Fullness of Life This Thanksgiving

Will you unlock the fullness of life this Thanksgiving? Quote by Melody Beattie - “Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. Happy Thanksgiving!

Unlock the Fullness of Life “Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend. Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today and creates a vision for tomorrow.” ― Melody Beattie If you are looking for a little help unlocking gratitude please visit...