Posts Tagged ‘Family’

three gifts at Christmas

December 19th, 2016 | Posted by Sarah Jarrett
There are so many great ways to focus on the true meaning of Christmas, talking with your kids about Jesus, His birth, the gifts He received, and the gifts He gives. read more...

what boys do

October 14th, 2016 | Posted by Sarah Jarrett
My son is an arrow. Whether I like it or not, he's going to be launched into this great big (scary!) world. I have learned that when I put my maternal fears aside and pray, exciting things happen in his life. read more...

a daughter’s memory

December 22nd, 2014 | Posted by Gina Flores-Elder
A few months back, Cathe Laurie asked me to jot down some memories I had of my mother. This came about because we were talking about our moms and how precious our time with them is, and how the upcoming holidays were going to be really tough for me because I lost my mother on February 2, 2014 read more...

waiting for Christmas

December 11th, 2014 | Posted by Cathe Laurie
Most of us just hate waiting. I know I do, and Greg hates waiting even more! He often reminds me, "Early is on time, on time is late, and late is unacceptable." One thing is for sure: all kids hate waiting for Christmas morning. Have you noticed that we actually do things to accentuate the fact that we are waiting? December drags on and on! For one thing, the mall starts putting up decorations on the 4th of July now. read more...

a new twist to the advent calendar

December 11th, 2014 | Posted by Brittany Laurie Reenan
This year, leading up to Christmas, my family will do a countdown calendar to add some cheer to our holiday and remind us what Christmas is all about: Jesus! I have given you my list of 24 things to do below; feel free to alter or add your own. read more...