I Need a Silent Night #Christmas

While Amy Grant sings, “I need a silent night, a holy night To hear an angel voice through the chaos and the noise I need a midnight clear, a little peace right here To end this crazy day with a silent night,” …I am driving to work. The rain is falling in gentle sheets and […]

Christmas Thoughts

Christmas is slim this year. We had ours early–one big gift so we can get equipment that we need that will be used time and time again. Upgrades are easier to buy than starting from fresh. With IBM offering 25,000 jobs after meeting with President-elect Trump, the economy still feels as if it is rock […]

Socks For Christmas

My mother-in-law asked over the phone, “What do you want for Christmas?” “Socks.” My husband replied. How can we get excited about socks? If we don’t have to buy socks during the year, we can go on adventures or pay for extra expenses in ministry. That’s why we love socks for Christmas, and that’ s […]

Should You Send Them a Holiday Card?

Holiday Card Facts (Graphic and Info Courtesy of Grammarly) Americans send 1.6 billion holiday cards annually [source] Women purchase an estimated 80% of all greeting cards [source] E-cards have become an environmentally friendly alternative to paper cards [source] Christmas cards originated in London, where Sir Henry Cole commissioned the first in 1843. [Source] Two batches […]