The Best Way to Celebrate Christmas

As a child, the one thing I wanted to find under the Christmas tree was a book. Preferably, lots of books. Growing up on the Romanian mission field, there weren’t many books in English to be found, and I had a hard time entering worlds painted with Romanian words. Finding an English book on someone’s shelf was like meeting a …

An Advent Gift for You: Unwrapping the Names of Jesus

Unwrapping the Names of Jesus is an Advent Devotional for women. On the surface? It’s a study about the different names of Jesus. But really? It’s about how the gift of Jesus brings new life and great joy the deeper we know Him, an especially powerful awakening during the Christmas season.  It’s designed for the woman who wants more from the season …

31 Inspiring Quotes on the Importance of Quiet Time

31 Inspiring Quotes about the Importance of Quiet Time

Ever wonder what others have said about quiet time or how important it is to them? Here are 31 inspiring quotes I have gathered to share with you. Which one is your favorite? Write it down on a sticky note and stick it in a place where you see it often. It will be a reminder of the importance of …

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How to Live Joyfully Year-Round, Not Just at Christmas

We’re all looking for happiness in life. You’ve probably seen commercials that show priceless tender moments in life. But tied to those same commercials is the underlying message that if only we had more, bought more, travelled more, we would be happier. (How ironic!) We get caught up in this cycle of consumerism especially at the holidays because, let’s face it, we …