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We want to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas! We hope you’ve got your shopping done, but there’s still time today to run out for any last minute gifts you might need to pick-up. So we don’t want to take up too much of...

“Be yourself, everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde Have you ever tried to change who you are to fit in with someone else? During my first year of college I met a guy I really liked. He was a free spirit and lots of fun....

“Glory to God in the highest heaven, and on earth peace to those on whom his favor rests.” Luke 2:14 Last week, the same word kept coming up. It started when I wanted a lock screen for my phone for Christmas, and I went to Emily Ley’s website...

“Why am I discouraged? Why is my heart so sad? I will put my hope in God! I will praise him again—my Savior and my God! Now I am deeply discouraged, but I will remember you…” – Psalm 42:5-6 The other day I posted a beautiful picture...

“Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever.” Psalm 107:1 I think Thanksgiving is now my favorite holiday. Sacred time with family. Laughter and familiarity fill the air. And who cannot be thankful for the sales? Yes, I’m that girl—at least I became her...

“The greatest legacy one can pass on to one's children and grandchildren is not money or other material things accumulated in one's life, but rather a legacy of character and faith.” – Billy Graham In just a few days you’ll be gathering with those you love...

“Carry each other’s burdens, and in this way obey the law of Christ.” – Galatians 6:2  I was in need of a friend this week. And thankfully, when I sent my SOS call out, she responded and gave me an hour of laughter and tears, just...

Life is FULL of questions and crossroads that require a decision to be made. Should I stay or should I move? Do I take this new job offer? Is now the time to go back to school? Is it time to move on from this relationship?...

“With compassion, we see benevolently our own human condition and the condition of our fellow beings. We drop prejudice. We withhold judgment.” – Christina Baldwin There’s been a lot in the news over the past several weeks about a taboo topic. The whistle-blower article written by Ronan...

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