Seven Family Activities Around the Christmas Tree

The countdown to Christmas is in full swing. If you’re anything like me, you’ve only just put your tree up, you still have presents to buy and cards to send. I’m definitely a last-minute shopper, but I also yearn to … Continue reading

Book Review: Christmas Is Coming! But Waiting Is Hard! by Karen Whiting

■Christmas Is Coming! But Waiting Is Hard! ■Author: Karen Whiting ■Pages: 112 ■Publisher: Abingdon Press; Gld edition (September 20, 2016) ■ISBN-10: 1501824724 ■ISBN-13: 978-1501824722 ■SRP: $16.99 ■Reviewed By: Cheryl Malandrinos Rating: My childhood was filled with activities that prepared my heart for … Continue reading

Jesus Talked To Me Today

Compiled by James Stuart Bell
Published by Bethany House, July 2016

Have you ever been so desperate for Jesus that when he shows up you don’t recognize him at all? But the funny thing is, children recognize him right away. That’s what my story, A Visit From the Healer, (and many … Continue reading

Having Devotions with Your Children

I recently spoke to my MOPS group on the importance of having devotions with your children. I assured the moms that “devotions” do not have long or deeply serious. The key is to choose resources that are kid-friendly and age … Continue reading