Crafting Family Traditions for Christmas

Winter Wonderland Collage - MYB

Crafting Family Traditions for Christmas When I was young and the Christmas season rolled around, my mother, grandmother, and aunt would gather together in my grandfather’s workshop to paint, craft, and create. We would make Christmas decorations, as well as simple handmade gifts to give to others. I will always cherish those memories – the… 

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Develop a Lifestyle of Thanksgiving

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Develop a Lifestyle of Thanksgiving As we enter this season of Thanksgiving, we begin to take inventory of all the many blessings that the Lord has given to us. It’s a beautiful thing to see people take the entire month of November to post “30 Days of Thankfulness” via Facebook, and I’m not belittling that,… 

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10 Back-to-School Prayers for Your Kids

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10 Back-to-School Prayers for Your Kids It’s that time of year again – time for us moms to buy our kids fresh new school supplies, time to purchase exciting new curriculum and books for the upcoming school year, and don’t forget that amazing new fall wardrobe that will be way too warm to wear for… 

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Take a Time Out with the Lord

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Do you ever get so busy that you don’t know whether you’re coming or going? I sure do! And I can easily allow myself to get stressed out. My “To-Do” list always seems to be full and my mind is continually overflowing with ideas for that next home improvement task, art piece, book project, blog… 

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Don’t Allow Fear to Rob You of Your Destiny

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Self-consciousness, self-doubts, feelings of inadequacy, fear of rejection – we all have them. At one time or another, we’ve all heard that little voice inside our head telling us, “You can’t,” or “You’re not good enough,” or “What will they think?” I don’t know about you, but I’ve allowed certain fears to imprison me in many… 

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Pleasing the Lord

Pleasing the Lord

As Christians, most of us are well aware of God’s goodness in our lives. We know from experience that He is a loving, merciful, and faithful Father. In fact, He loved us so much that He didn’t even withhold His precious Son from us, but willingly gave Him to gain us: “He who did not… 

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