4 Ways to Relieve Holiday Stress

What are you feeling as you anticipate the next few weeks leading up to Christmas? Excitement, dread, panic, fear, joy? We are unique individuals and each of our situations is different. However, I imagine that for most of us, overwhelmed or stressed might be common feelings. There are gifts to purchase, neighborhood treats, extra cooking, Continue »

Let Us Be Thankful

“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in one body. And be thankful. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, with thankfulness in your hearts to God. And whatever Continue »

Star of Wonder

by Tracy Lane Have you ever spent a summer night belly-up on a backyard blanket studying the stars? Some look as if they’ll plop right into your lap. Some are like pieces of glitter in a faraway place. Others, like the North Star, are bright enough to guide any lost wanderer home. Jesus calls himself Continue »

King of Kings

Have your littles started compiling their not-so-little Christmas lists yet? How ironic is it that right in the middle of the month that we are focusing on gratitude and trying to teach them to be thankful for what they already have, everyone else is telling them it’s time to make that list and check it Continue »