Stop for a minute and listen. Can you hear it? The sounds of people scooping ice cream into bowls frantically, snoring loudly from their beds late into the morning and watching TV for another hour. Continue reading “The reality of a resolution and how to not break yours”
Well, we’ve made it. Aside from maybe a gathering or two of relatives and a few more exchanging of gifts, Christmas 2017 has finished. The presents are opened, and the Christmas dinner is now leftovers. Continue reading “The presents are opened. Now what?”
In just a few days, we’ll be celebrating the birth of Jesus. The Word becoming flesh. God dwelling among us. We praise the One who gave up heaven to live as a man and who eventually sacrificed Himself for our souls. Continue reading “Was the birth of Jesus a means to an end?”
Have you ever felt the pull between celebrating Christmas and celebrating the birth of Jesus? You know, the desire to keep Christ at the center of your merriment but at the same time not feel guilty for decorating your Christmas tree, putting up your stockings and exchanging gifts? Continue reading “Why I don’t feel guilty about exchanging gifts this Christmas”
I dislike change. There, I said it; I’m a creature of habit. Any kind of loss means I will need to rearrange and start a new habit.
I know change can be good, but I want to be pain and frustration free. I’ll take easy and beneficial change, but I’ll leave anything that’s hard behind. Continue reading “Guest Post: The Best Ways to Cope with Loss this Holiday Season by Julie Loos”
I would like to say a huge thank you to Tracy Herbener for nominating To Unearth for the Liebster Award! Tracy’s website, tracyherbener.com, clearly shows her love for Jesus and her devotion to helping others fall in love with Him, too. Tracy’s blog articles discuss everyday situations we all struggle with at times — dealing with hurtful words from others, hiding from God and even believing lies over truth. Check out her blog and find encouragement as she guides you through scripture to find God’s truth! Continue reading “Liebster Award Nomination”