FruitCake Fruits of the Spirit

  Winter is the time of year that I start to think about Fruitcake. Mind you it is not because I have ever really eaten it, but it’s just when people talk about it. I was trying to find an allergy free treat for the Christmas season and so Fruits of the Spirit Fruit Cake was […] Read more »

Santa’s Workshop for Kids

Santa’s Workshop shows the kids that everyone, no matter how small, can be like Santa and give gifts. Of course giving gifts wasn’t Santa’s idea, it all started with the King of the World giving us gifts. Because of the kindness God showed us, we can freely give. And such fun it is too! Kids […] Read more »

Heart of Christmas

Tis’ the Season to Prepare for the advent of Christ’s birth.  Advent starts November 27th this year.  It is time to order the Jesse Tree Advent Devotional and Lapbook kit.  This is a super fun way to prepare your families’ hearts for Christmas. What does it look like in our house:  We add Christmas lights […] Read more »

Names of God Wreath

Here in Oregon (Portland area) we have many different names for rain.  Each name is descriptive of a particular characteristic of the rain.  Same is true for names of snow in Alaska.  It is all snow, but their are different manifestations of the snow.  If you live in these areas, the names become second nature to you. […] Read more »


This weekend, January 6th, is the celebration of Epiphany.  For a long time, I didn’t understand this holiday very well.  I have just more recently begun to appreciate it.  Imagine celebrating the revealing of Jesus’ devine nature to the gentiles…that’s me.  It is just beautiful!  The fact that God would reveal his plan to all the […] Read more »