5 Resources That Help Keep Christ in Christmas

I know that Christmas is almost here. (I.E.: six days, 12 hours, and 58 minutes for us last minute shoppers) But there is still time to focus on the Christ child this Christmas. Below, I have put together a list of some of the best resources available for connecting our hearts and our kids’ hearts to the true meaning of Christmas.

Is Santa Real?

Seeing worry take hold of our child’s face, we begin frantically scanning our mental database of naughty children.  We seriously wonder why some erudite person measuring less than four feet tall would shatter… Continue reading

When Thanksgiving is Depressing

My heart was pained.  Ironically enough, the cause of my anxiousness was an event devoted to the theme of thanksgiving. As I sat through three cycles of videos, testimonies, and songs, my heart… Continue reading

2014 Christmas Gift Guide

As a children’s & preschool pastor, questions about children’s Bibles and other kids resources start to pop up around me like Christmas trees in living room windows. In an attempt to answer a… Continue reading

Rest for a Crazy World

Life can be nuts. It seems at times, all we do is sleep, eat, work, hold a baby and then sleep again. Our life can be a constant whirlwind of obligations, short rest,… Continue reading

What’s on the Inside?

My heart leaped for joy. With a little help from my devious hands, I was able to peak through just enough of the brown paper to confirm my suspicions.  I was getting a… Continue reading