As I turn a sharp corner from the tasks of Thanksgiving, I’m met head-on by another rapidly growing to-do list. My focus on Christmas cards, gift ideas, decorations, and teacher gifts so easily clouds my intention to focus on Christ this holiday season. Why do I struggle most with finding time to spend with God during the[Read More…]
When we post a comment on social media, it’s permanent. It is indelibly stamped onto some recess of the internet, available for anyone to see at any point in time. The same can be said of the words we speak. However, our words are not just passively recordable, but they have an eternal effect on[Read More…]
So many reactions to this election swing between the two pendulums of fatalism and panic. While one person dismisses our role in voting, feeling that God’s sovereignty deems it as irrelevant, another supports the idea that an individual simply cannot be a Christian if he or she does not vote for a certain candidate. Matt[Read More…]
You don’t have to strip a piece of stained furniture to refinish it. Instead, you have an amazing option called Gel Stain to give stained pieces a fresh, modern look!
As a young girl from southeast Texas, I knew the art of sitting on a porch swing with sweet tea. I would talk with my grandfather…or sometimes just sit, watching the birds at the feeder. I can still feel the cool breeze on my cheeks. Most of the time I just enjoyed his presence in[Read More…]
No amount of fact checking can alleviate the level of malicious, back-biting remarks on both sides. Truths are stretched. Relationships are fractured. Feelings are hurt. Worst of all, faith is unraveled…. I speak not of the televised debates between candidates, as those pale in comparison to the harsh comments between many Christians on social media.[Read More…]