Angels & Shepherds & Wisemen, Oh My! A Nativity Crafts Collection

Felt Nativity Ornament

  My kids love to make crafts and do projects. Since we're focusing on the Christmas story this Advent season, I've compiled a list of Nativity crafts for all ages. Each one of these depicts characters or a symbol commonly found in the Christmas story. There's a great variety here, so kids of all sizes can find one that's age or ability appropriate. Scroll through … [Read more...]

The Shepherds’ Gospel

And in the same region there were shepherds out in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. 9 And an angel of the Lord appeared to them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were filled with great fear. 10 And the angel said to them, “Fear not, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people. 11 For unto you is born … [Read more...]

Celebrating a Baby Born to Live

I love the Christmas season. I enjoy the anticipation. The decorations. The sweet treats and the glow of candles. The hustle and bustle, and the quiet and tender. It seems that my thirst for pondering time is unquenchable during this time of year. Pondering the amazing reality of a baby born to die, that I might live. But my pastor recently preached about … [Read more...]

Christian Cyber Monday Deals You Probably Haven’t Heard About but Don’t Want to Miss!

  It's Cyber Monday! Time to get in on some great online deals as the Christmas shopping season gets underway. You've probably heard about the deals the larger Christian retailers are offering, but here are a few great ones from some awesome gospel-centered ministries and companies that you might not be familiar with. Grace & Truth Books is a family owned and … [Read more...]

10 Ways to Share the Gospel During the Holidays

With all the hustle and bustle during November and December, it’s easy for the gospel to get lost in the shuffle. But the Great Commission never takes a vacation, and the holiday season provides some unique opportunities for sharing the gospel that we don’t have during the rest of the year. If your family does the “let’s go around the table and say what we’re thankful for” … [Read more...]