Last year we posted a question on Mothers day on one of our Facebook pages. The responses from mothers had a bit of a theme: “recognize how much I do around here.” A buzz word right now in the business world is “employee engagement” which comes down to recognition, rewards, appreciation and support. The needs [...]
Many parts of the U.S. are covered in snow and ice right now. Schools, roads and many businesses are closed. It’s a snow day! After you venture out and explore the winter wonderland that is your neighborhood, play a little in the snow and start to find movies to watch today, why not add a special [...]
Thanksgiving has been both a wonderful time that we look forward to each year and at other times a difficult time with family and friends, often where we have contributed to the turmoil. Here is our Thanksgiving prayer this year (said before we gather with friends and family). Will you say the prayer with us and [...]
Most couples experience winter from time to time. It may last a month or 30 years. It may begin three months after the wedding or hit in the mid-life years. Do not give up if your marriage appears beyond hope. Just as most people wouldn’t lie down in the snow and wait to die, there’s [...]
No one ever said that reconciliation is easy. It can be very hard. But this is certain: reconciliation is necessary. It can take years to form the deep divisions that keep families and former friends apart. And it may take time to heal those wounds. Today: we’ll learn from the teachings of Jesus the steps to take to seek real reconciliation and find it.
This is focused on men that have reached “midlife” but it applies to everyone, especially at the beginning of a new year.
“A midlife crisis isn’t inevitable. Rather than quitting your job, buying a motorcycle, and leaving your family behind to ride off into the sunset, you can discover what truly matters most. Then you can live based on that, to make the rest of your life better than anything you’ve experienced before.”
“What if every professing Christian suggested [respectfully] reasonable boundaries between home and office to their employers? Would such suggestions be met with termination? Or instead, would Christians be asserting a truth that may actually inspire others and stop the continued intrusion of the marketplace into the private sphere of family?” Click the link below for [...]