Celebrating Christ this Christmas

Christmas is indeed the most wonderful time of the year as we remember our Savior’s birth, reflect on memories of the past, enjoy our family and…


‘Tis the Season

Ephesians 2:8-10, “For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God, not a result of works, so…


5 things to do now for a less stressful (and more meaningful!) holiday season

Sometimes things can get a little stressful around the holidays, don't you think?  I’ve found that a little prepping ahead of time can make room for…


The Ordinary Becomes Extraordinary at Christmas

There is one word that describes the night he came—ordinary. The sky was ordinary. An occasional gust stirred the leaves and chilled the air. The…


O Come Let Us Adore Him

I was recently chatting with a few friends about the usual Christmas things we talk about this time of year: shopping, wrapping, family dynamics,…


This Christmas Let God Love You

Holiday travel. It isn’t easy. Then why do we do it? Why cram the trunks and endure the airports? You know the answer. We love to be with the ones…


A Christmas to Remember

When you think back to your childhood, what are your favorite Christmas memories? Did your thoughts surprise you? The reason the question matters…


Two Christmas Pictures

  The first picture is almost perfect. If there was a fire in the fireplace, this could be a holiday card. My tree is sparkling. The…


A Letter From Santa

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life” (John 3:16……