Ringing in Christmas Cheer

This is the season for celebrating and ringing in Christmas cheer. We have much to be thankful for, and much to celebrate. This is the time of year where we celebrate the birth of Jesus. We also ring in a New Year. For the past several Christmas seasons we have Read More…

De-Stressing Christmas – MM #281

Christmas will be here in a few weeks. Are you feeling stressed out yet? Thankfully, Steve and I have learned to cut out a lot of things that added more tension than they’re worth. Somehow it seems to defeat the purpose of celebrating the birth of the Prince of Peace Read More…

Calming Those Holiday Tensions – MM #230

Even with the joy of Christmas, most of us have experienced stress that comes along with this season of the year. The Christmas song says, “‘Tis the season to be jolly.” But it’s also a season where we put a lot of unnecessary stresses onto our lives. This can make Read More…

Christmas Priorities – MM #178

During this Christmas season, we’re seeing people work in deliberate ways to take CHRIST out of CHRISTmas. Great effort is being put forth to make sure there is no room for Jesus publicly —even at Christmas. This is the holiday we’ve openly celebrated for so many years to honor His Read More…

Giving Affordable Gifts From The Heart

The following are suggestions for affordable gifts you can give for Christmas, other holidays, or occasions that won’t break your budget. Our suggestion is to give gifts from the heart. Put meaning and into the gifts you give your spouse and loved ones. On many occasions —it is the thought Read More…

Your Christmas Mission – MM #74

MERRY CHRISTMAS!!! Well, almost. However, with the last few days before Christmas quickly closing in, are you ready to celebrate the birth of Jesus? What about your Christmas Mission? Have you thought about it? It’s difficult to be completely prepared for the flurry that occurs during Christmas and New Years Read More…

Keep Your Marriage Footing As Your Family Becomes One

When you remarry with step children to consider, the continual goal is to try to get it so your new family becomes one in how you interact with each other. But here’s something to consider: If you were injured and trying to reach a safe place, would you step onto Read More…