It’s Not Enough to Just Believe

It’s Not Enough to Just Believe

Tis the season for Hallmark, plus a wide range of other Christmas movies old and new. Some are based on the actual reason we celebrate Christmas, but most are either crazy humor or fluffy sentiment. I like a mix of all. But I’m disturbed by the sweet-sounding advice...

Come Let Us Adore Him

My sister Kathy walked into the room to find her grandchildren, Evan and Emma, playing with the nativity set. She had placed it on a low table especially for them. All the figures—Mary, Joseph, sheep, cows, and the wise men—were crowded in a circle around baby Jesus....

Finding the Calm of Christmas

I’ve had the privilege of being a guest author this year on Anchored Voices and want to share my post with you from there this month. Praying you are keeping your focus on Jesus, even in the challenges of this season. 10 Ways to Find the Calm...

Consider Yourself Warned!

I finished wrapping the rest of our Christmas presents last night. This is usually one of my favorite holiday activities. I love listening to Christmas music and praying for each person as I wrap their gift. But this year I was in for a shock. I discovered warning...

Has Christmas Become Too Familiar?

My husband and I decided not to have a Christmas tree in the house this year, making our large nativity set the focal point instead. Once we made the decision I felt both excited and lost. How will it feel not to have a Christmas tree in our living room? We’ve always...