Category Archives: the ultimate gift

Traditions and Emotions and Maybe, Not So Much?

I’m over at This Sisterhood today thinking about Christmas traditions…

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“As we approach our first Christmas with a child who’s starting to “get it,” I’ve been thinking a lot lately about traditions. We have been working hard to keep Jesus at the center of our Christmas celebrations, and so we’ve separated

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Santa, Jesus, Generosity

Advent is officially here! I am so excited to enter into this season of waiting and anticipating our Lord’s birth!

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I’m kicking off our advent reflections over at This Sisterhood today with some ideas on Christmas gift-giving, and how we can keep Jesus at the center of it all.

 

It’s important

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Good Friday

“Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!”
– John 1:29

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The following video is quite graphic. Sin and its consequences are so ugly.



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“My sin, oh the bliss of this glorious thought –
My sin, not in part, but the whole
Is nailed to the cross, and

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