Shaking the Holiday Blues

Shaking the Holiday Blues

We all have expectations of what Christmas ought to be. For some of us, the very thought of breaking out decorations, and gathering with family to share in the story of Christ’s birth makes us shimmer with excitement. While others cower at the thought of traipsing...
The Priceless Gift of Peace

The Priceless Gift of Peace

December 7, 1941. Pearl Harbor Day. A day that will live in infamy, as President Franklin D. Roosevelt termed it. That calendar day never passes without me recalling the horrendous act that catapulted the United States into World War II. I’m certain those who lived...
Under Prairie Skies ~ December Deal

Under Prairie Skies ~ December Deal

I love this season from Thanksgiving through Christmas. Not only does it bring our focus back to where it should be–on the blessings of God and the wonderful gift of redemption through Jesus–but there’s just something extra special about this time of...
It Really Is A Wonderful Life

It Really Is A Wonderful Life

Last night my family and I watched my favorite Christmas movie, “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Though I’ve most likely seen it twenty times or more throughout my lifetime, I never tire of its endearing characters and poignant message. For those who...