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We’re Celebrating Christmas in October

The children who receive shoeboxes are enrolled in The Greatest Journey, a discipleship program that shares the gospel with them. That’s really the point of Christmas after all. God becoming flesh and entering the world to live the perfect life we couldn’t live and pay the penalty for sin that we deserved. Emmanuel. God with us. The greatest gift of all.  Continue reading

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How to Focus on What Really Matters This Christmas

The God of the universe manifesting himself in human form to be one of us. The world groaned with longing for a Savior, not just from the oppressive Romans but from their own sin. Jesus. Come to earth to “live the life we should have lived and die the death we should have died” (to quote Tim Keller). Continue reading

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Share the Love – 5 Reasons to Shop Handmade This Holiday Season

You might not have known this, but Saturday is Small Business Saturday, a chance to support local, handmade, and small businesses. As I’ve gotten connected with other crafters, artists, and makers, I see so much amazing talent and value to what others are making. So here’s why you should shop handmade this holiday season. Continue reading

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