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5 Clues to Put Christ Back into Christmas

5 Clues to Put Christ Back into Christmas

If you are sick & tired of all the commercialism around Christmas these days, I want to share with you some ways to help and this may be the most important online workshop you’ll watch this entire year! Including how you can put Christ back into Christmas this year. Here’s why… Since 2002, I’ve been… Continue Reading

Add Meaning to Your Christmas & SAVE 50% with our 3 Day Christmas Sale

Add Meaning to Your Christmas & SAVE 50% with our 3 Day Christmas Sale

SAVE 50% 3 Day Christmas Sale thru Dec 11 Grab any or all of our individual Christmas ebooks for a 50% discount. Click on the book or title and you’ll be taken to the page where you can place your order. It’s so simple. And, using these resources will save you lots of time &… Continue Reading

Can You Have a Stress Free Christmas: Surviving Christmas

Can You Have a Stress Free Christmas: Surviving Christmas

You are probably saying to yourself that I have lost my mind if I think I can have a Stress Free Christmas. Well, my mind is still here and we’ve had several Stress Free Christmases in the past few years. I thought I would share some of the lessons I have learned to help in… Continue Reading

Do You Want to Add Meaning to Your Christmas?

Do You Want to Add Meaning to Your Christmas?

Most of us want to pull away from the commercialism of the holidays and put more meaning into our family Christmas. That’s why I’m hosting a FREE Christmas workshop the Tuesday after Thanksgiving & I’d love for you to join me. It’s called 5 Clues to Putting Christ back into Christmas. You’ll need to register… Continue Reading

3 Epiphany Traditions from our Family

3 Epiphany Traditions from our Family

Actually, I didn’t know what Epiphany was until our kids were older. Even so, we formed some family traditions that I’ve continued. We also had some Epiphany traditions that I didn’t even realize we were doing. Christmas Thank You Notes We used the time between Christmas & Epiphany to learn thankfulness.  Our kids wrote thank… Continue Reading

Christmas Activities for Kids – Truth in the Tinsel {Review}

Christmas Activities for Kids – Truth in the Tinsel {Review}

Yesterday I mentioned an advent resource that I wish we had when our kids were younger. Today, I have a review of Truth in the Tinsel to see if its a good fit for your family. For those of you who have young kids (preschool to young elementary), Truth in the Tinsel is one of… Continue Reading

Advent Family Traditions

Advent Family Traditions

Last month I shared our Thanksgiving family traditions, so let’s take a look at our Advent family traditions.  Advent occurs during the four weeks, prior to Christmas. It is a time of “anticipation” for the “arrival” of Christ’s birth (Christmas). In future posts, I’ll share our Christmas family traditions. I’ve linked some of these ideas… Continue Reading

FREE Christmas Workshop

FREE Christmas Workshop

I’m hosting a FREE Christmas workshop the Tuesday after Thanksgiving & I’d love for you to join me.  It’s called 5 Clues to Putting Christ back into Christmas.  You’ll need to register to save your spot and discover those 5 Secrets.  We have 200 spots available and I’m sure they will fill up quickly. Reserve… Continue Reading

Graham Cracker Nativity Crafts for Kids

Graham Cracker Nativity Crafts for Kids

On Tuesday morning, I felt like the Pied Piper.  None of the neighbor kids returned for our Christmas activity. After getting a few kids outside our compound, we wandered down the street to get most of the kids who go to school with SHIP. Each child received a ziploc of candy & paper plate with… Continue Reading

Family Christmas Eve Service Ideas – Kids Included

Note: This is a longer than most posts (& no pics), but I hope you will read to the end. It’s been on my heart & would like your feedback. How does your church celebrate Christmas Eve? As I was sitting in our Christmas Eve service, I thought to myself, “I sure like having all… Continue Reading