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December 14, 2017 • Joy Bocanegra, MA, LCPC
Do the many details of the Christmas season feel overwhelming? Focus on the true meaning of the holiday and look for ways to invest in what truly matters.
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December 11, 2017 • Aneece Alicea
The holidays can add stress to the already busy life of parenting children. Make wise choices to help your family experience God's peace this Christmas.
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December 7, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Overwhelmed with holiday gift giving and trying to reciprocate? The gift of God's love can never be measured in things, but in grace and relationship.
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December 4, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
It can be challenging establishing new holiday traditions. Consider the importance of setting aside your own interests to look to the interest of others.
November 30, 2017 • Rev. Kelly Vander Woude
Do the holidays rob you of your joy? Consider how you can harness your frustrations and rediscover joy by clothing yourself in the fruit of the Spirit.
November 20, 2017 • Nadia Swearingen-Friesen
How are you preparing for the holidays? Evaluate your priorities that you focus on, and look for ways to cultivate faith and point your family to God.
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November 20, 2017 • Rev. Dr. Rob Toornstra
Is your life lacking gratitude? Make gratitude a life style instead of a yearly holiday by learning to recognize blessings and express thankfulness to God.
December 22, 2016 • Rev. Joel Vande Werken
Does your Christmas feel like it is more about stress than love? Let the wisdom from Romans 12 guide your family to love more like Jesus desires for us.
December 19, 2016 • Chris Hunt
Single parenting is difficult during the holidays. God does not leave us alone, he gives hope beyond merely coping to find a better future for your family.
December 1, 2016 • Dr. Robert Ritzema
Planning for family gatherings during the holidays can be challenging. Use these ten suggestions to avoid scheduling pitfalls and promote family unity.
March 27, 2014 • Deb Koster
Looking for Biblical guidance for living in relationships? Paul's parting greeting to the Corinthian church provides a good summary for living together.
October 18, 2013 • Deb Koster
Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Find some encouragement from scripture and discover how God sees you. God takes great delight in you!
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