TODAY ONLY! My friends at Dayspring are having an incredible $5 sale today that I really wanted to pass on to you! I don't typically post a "for sale" blog article, but this sale was too good to pass up because it has so many great things I would typically recommend to you!! Here are some of the items you can get for only $5 JUST TODAY, 3/18/15! Use these in Easter baskets.... The … [Read more...] about HUGE $5 Sale at Dayspring- Perfect for Spring Needs!
Giveaways & Reviews
**Post includes book giveaway Do you think of Jesus as a friend? Your Savior? A good man who lived thousands of years ago? Because what you believe about Jesus defines who you are. For the March Bible reading challenge here on the blog, we finished Hebrews and we're in the book of James. Yesterday I read this verse again and I've always found it very interesting: You believe that God is … [Read more...] about Who Is Jesus to Me?
** Post includes a book giveaway for Karen Ehman's new book: Keep It Shut! Words. I love them so much. They carry weight and authority. They can beautifully display love and affection. But oh when they slip out without a filter, how dangerous and damaging it can be! This week as we're reading through the 2015 Bible Reading Challenge and reading the book of Proverbs for the month of January, I … [Read more...] about If You’ve Ever Wished for A Zipper on Your Lips…
Typically Thanksgiving is the season we count our blessings, but this sweet new book, A Star for Me, teaches us to continue counting our blessings through the Christmas season. This beautiful large board book (8x10) is accompanied by a sparkling gold star ornament. As you read through the book, you can move the star ornament up the tree until you reach the top. You can read the entire story … [Read more...] about Counting Your Blessings At Christmas & Children’s Book Giveaway
** Post includes children's book giveaway! I cannot believe how quickly time is flying! Last week was an abnormal week for me from a schedule standpoint and it's been all I could do to keep up with our family advent on a daily basis. This year we are enjoying Ann Voskamp's beautiful new Advent book, Unwrapping the Greatest Christmas.There have been years that I simply read a different short … [Read more...] about 6 Favorite Christmas Children’s Books
I thought it wasn't good enough, but it was all I had. Who gives a broken gift? No one. It is simply not the thing to do. In my mind's eye, I can imagine the widow in Jesus' New Testament example, turning those two small coins over and over again in her hand. She knew they belonged to the Lord, but it seemed meager. Minute. Pathetic. It's not enough. How could I give more? Maybe I … [Read more...] about When All I Could Give Was A Broken Gift
** Post includes a book giveaway! I have stored up your word in my heart, that I might not sin against you. Psalm 119:11 Memorizing Scripture is such an important part of growing our faith as Christians. In the Christian school where I attended, each student in the school memorized a section of Scripture every month. Each day during assembly we would read the passage together aloud. Sometimes it … [Read more...] about Helping Children Memorize Scripture
How was your Thanksgiving? Our family spent the day together, just the 8 of us and we had a wonderful time together. I rekindled my love for cooking and baking the old-fashioned way and I'm thankful for the opportunity to enjoy that. It seems that on a weekly basis, I find myself using a lot of short-cut cooking due to our busy schedules. We all had a wonderful time together and I … [Read more...] about Gifts for the Book Lovers on Your List