My daughter informed us the day after Valentine’s Day that she would really like to receive presents for Valentine’s Day. From us. Honestly, it’s never been a huge holiday for me or my husband, but […]

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Jenna Lucado Bishop has written a wonderful book for teen girls. From Blah to Awe: Shaking Up a Boring Faith speaks right on their level, using examples of real teens who are living a vibrant […]


Guest contributor, Michelle, shares her experience with a new book available in print and ebook form, Sons of Grace… I have always been a reader, which has benefited me in so many ways. I remember […]

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You know when the title of a blog post jumps out at you and screams “READ ME!”? This was one of those titles. As a mother, a wife, a cook, a driver, a teacher, a […]


The first week of the New Year is rolling to an end. While I was checking in with our sister sites this week, I ran across this article on 5 Minutes for Faith by Genny […]



I was at the bank yesterday getting a form notarized and chatting with the bank employee when I saw her date the document. December 30, 2011. How was it possible that it was the very […]


I was recently introduced to Thomas Nelson Publisher’s newest app–Read and Share. This app is geared toward helping Bible stories come to life for your children. I was extremely impressed with the graphics in the […]



Did you miss the Rick Perry YouTube fail last week? In case you did, here is my post about it from MomCrunch… With the release of his “Strong” YouTube campaign video, Rick Perry demonstrates the […]

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I love Christmas stories, and this one, found on our sister site, 5 Minutes for Faith, touched me this week. The author, Amy from Signs, Miracles, and Wonders tells the story of finding a blessing […]

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As a child on Christmas morning, I always felt kind of sad for my mom, who never seemed to have many presents to open. I never imagined that sitting on the couch and watching my […]