All posts tagged: Christmas

Best idea for Christmas Cards!

What to do with all the Christmas cards? We enjoy getting the updates and photos of special families in our lives over the holidays – but only so many will fit on a refrigerator. Finally!  A great way to keep Christmas cards!  I saw a blog post by my friend, Julie Stewart, and I had to share!  Faced with the dilemma of what to do with her treasured cards,  Julie posted on her blog: Instead of putting the cards away, I decided to make a prayer book out of them. I went to the local craft store and purchased a binding ring. I then punched holes in the corner of each card, made a cover with the year on it and bound them all together. Last week, I headed to Walmart and purchased a hole punch and a binding ring.  Each day I have added my Christmas cards to the ring.  Tonight we had a group of leaders over for a Christmas party.  My friend asked me if I got a new refrigerator.  I said …

Gifts Money Can’t Buy: Peace

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” – Isaiah 9:6 “So they hurried off and found Mary and Joseph, and the baby, who was lying in the manger. 17 When they had seen him, they spread the word concerning what had been told them about this child, 18 and all who heard it were amazed at what the shepherds said to them. 19 But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart. 20 The shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all the things they had heard and seen, which were just as they had been told.” – Luke 2:16-19 Thank you, Father for sending your son – Jesus.   Thank you that He was willing to give His life save us from our sins. In Jesus Name