Christmas is the Gift

Christmas Is The Gift

Until last year, we exchanged Christmas gifts when we got together. Last year, because of changing financial situations, we didn’t. This year, we’ve agreed to bring gifts if we want to. We’ve stated, “No pressure.”

It’s awkward and freeing all at the same time.

Just Watch and Listen

On the way to the grocery store, a friend’s son asked if they could rent a movie from the Red Box he knew was outside the store. After thinking about

Prepare Children For The School Year: Emphasize Their Smarts And Positive Character Qualities

Are your children looking forward to the new school year beginning? Maybe some are and others aren’t. We can encourage them in several ways in the remaining days or weeks

Bless To Bless: Back To School Opportunity

“Back to School” ads are beginning to appear here and there. Friends on Facebook are posting about sales they’re finding. It’s hard to believe it’s already the end of July.

Have Internal Peace When External Challenges Arise

Peace has been on my mind. Has it been on yours? Last Friday’s headline in the USA Today was “World in Crisis.” The article was especially about the plane shot

“Lift Your Face Toward The Sun” – A Nature Smart Testimony

[guestpost]On p. 155 in my book How Am I Smart? I write about adults with nature-smart strengths who are able to connect well with God while surrounded by trees. When