Ideas for Making Memories

Making Memories | Children grow up so fast. Take the time to make memories that will last a lifetime!

Making Memories Maybe it’s because I just turned another year older recently.  Maybe it’s because the reality of an empty nest is upon me.  Maybe it’s because my baby is in college and my eldest is a married man.  Maybe it’s because I never want to forget. But lately, I’ve just been remembering and waltzing down memory lane. It probably doesn’t surprise many of you to … [Read more...]

Connected by Erin Davis- Book Review & Giveaway

Connected by Erin Davis : We're all so connected these days, via social media and more, yet we're more lonely than ever.

  Great friends, busy schedule, and who doesn't love family time and time spent with friends….but yet – why do we still feel lonely? Author Erin Davis and many others can relate. In her new book Connected, Davis talks about the pain of loneliness while “swimming in a sea of people”. Follow along with Davis as she tells of her journey to “cure” this epidemic.  … [Read more...]

20 Ways to Encourage Your Spouse

This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for supporting the ministry of STC in such a tangible way. How to Encourage Your Husband or Wife Life is busy, hectic and extremely demanding.  If we aren’t careful, we’ll let stuff get in the way and neglect the truly important things and people in our life. Encouragement goes a long way and usually doesn’t cost a … [Read more...]

Supporting the Body of Christ

Chain of Support? Or Weakest Link? | Satisfaction Through Christ

We as Christians are brothers and sisters in Christ.  We are the body!  As long as we are here on this earth, we will all have different opinions, feel, think, see, do and believe differently.  The trouble is, how do we handle those differences?  Do we lash out in anger or hatred “all in the name of the Lord?” or do we speak with compassion? We can express our different … [Read more...]

The Weapon of Praise

When we sing praises to the Lord, we are using one of the greatest weapons ever. Our hearts can be heavy for any number of reasons, but while we are praising the Lord, the heaviness lifts, the hurts ease and our soul focuses on just how awesome and mighty the Lord is. When we focus on just how amazing God’s love is and the gift of the cross, it’s easy to remember that … [Read more...]