Christmas is marketed as the most joyful time of the year! But it’s also a time when you might feel extra lonely or may be grieving the loss of a loved one
Thanksgiving is over and Christmas is just around the corner. Some of you gathered around a long table with a large family this past week, while others shared an intimate meal with a few. It’s that time of the year where we will travel, gather, and, in the coming weeks, will be surrounded by more and more people.
We get to be generous with our encouragement to those around us because we serve a truly generous God.
Every year, we celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas and join friends and family in beloved traditions that bring joy and holiday cheer. But we rarely stop to wonder exactly why we participate in these traditions and where they came from.
Through a simple social media post, Josh reminds me to have a heart of gratitude, whether it be for big stuff or little stuff.
Nothing turns us into bitter and unhappy people more quickly than an ungrateful heart. That’s why I am excited to be taking us on a 10-day journey towards thankfulness as we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving.
Every morning, I review a couple verses of the Bible in my head that have been big for me the last few years. They put everything in perspective for the day ahead, so I thought I’d share them with you.
So often we cry out wondering why God would let us endure such pain – without realizing we are the ones with hair in our hands.
Our world is filled with pressures: inflation, bills to be paid, decisions to be made, debt, disease, social media, divisions, and conflict. That’s just to name a few of our pressures.
Have you ever had a great story that you heard that you just couldn’t wait to share with someone, where you simply couldn’t wait to bring the good news?