holiday

To All You Hubbies Out There

I promise if you choose one or all of these ideas, your wife will love it! So let’s get ready to celebrate the season of love!

Tis the Season…It is the Season!

Jolly is just another phrase for excited,  joyous, or anything that exudes happiness. We are in the holiday season, but it is not so for many.

Are You Convinced?

What we don’t realize is that, oftentimes, we become victims of financial slavery in this process, heaping on loads of debt and worry.

Happy Thanksgiving

Although many of us have already started decorating for Christmas, this week our attention has shifted to counting our blessings as we celebrate Thanksgiving with family and friends. What is referred to in our history books as the “First Thanksgiving” occurred after the Pilgrims had gathered their first harvest in the New World. The year […]

8 Steps to Avoid Marriage Meltdowns at Holiday Gatherings

I’m not guaranteeing that you’ll avoid a meltdown in your marriage during a holiday gathering by following my suggestions but …Following these steps will help bring healing and grace where it surely would have been lacking.

The Beast of Black Friday

Once we learn that empty pockets and full shopping carts do not equal a full heart, we will find more peace and harmony in the holiday season. It is our family, our friends, and more than that, our relationship with Jesus Christ that will truly satisfy us.

Overflowing with Gratitude

Let’s meditate for a few moments on this beautiful phrase, overflowing with gratitude. What does it mean to overflow?

A Christmas Carol: Chapter 1

Gather with your family and read together about Scrooge’s journey as he meets the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Yet to Come.

The Power of Gratitude

When taken seriously and when it’s made a priority, gratitude has the power to change everything without changing anything.

Halloween Isn’t Scary

The great Halloween debate among Christian parents is about to go down any minute now. Don’t be caught off guard as you’re casually scrolling through social media and, bam, you’re faced with the dilemma once again.

God’s Appointed Times

We have just entered into a transitional season of time according to the Hebrew calendar, the month of Elul is the sixth month of the year and a time to prepare for the Fall Feasts.

The Life of David Part VII: Fatherhood

David was a much better king than he was a father. Many men who are great at their jobs or in church work fail to lead the next generation of their family

Hope After Easter

How many of us go to church and lift our hands and celebrate that our Jesus defeated death but still walk around defeated?

An Unlikely Intent: The Unexpected Welcome

We followed Jesus into Jerusalem, and a crowd began to form on either side of the street. The crowds were larger than usual since people had come to Jerusalem to prepare for Passover.

Notes from the Peanut Gallery

If you’ve ever wanted to be a part of the Peanuts gang from the comics in every Sunday paper, you’re not the only one. Charlie Brown, Lucy, Linus, Snoopy, and friends have been stealing the hearts of children and adults alike.

Remember and Give Thanks

Memorial Day and Thanksgiving can’t get much farther from each other on the calendar. On Memorial Day, we see flags and flowers, and on Thanksgiving, we get turkeys and family-filled dinner tables. But the two holidays are actually connected in a few important ways.