Best Gift Guide in the Entire Universe

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An Unmagical Lesson in Giving

This post includes affiliate links. When you make a puchase via these links, I receive a small percentage. Very small but very appreciated. Thanks for loving ohAmanda! When my husband and I were Children’s Pastors back in the day, we took our 5th and 6th grade kids to Build-a-Bear around Christmas time. We let them […]

Christmas Carols & Catapults

After Christmas last year, the kids were sitting at Asa’s new Lego table (we made it from some Ikea furniture!) playing and creating. They were also singing. They were belting out Hark the Herald Angels, “Born that man no more may die Born to raise the sons of earth Born to give them second birth”! I loved hearing […]

Black Friday 2015

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Lydia’s 100 Boxes UPDATE

This post may contain affiliate links. When you purchase anything via these links, I make a small commission. Very small. But very appreciated. Thanks for loving ohAmanda!  It’s National Collection Week for Operation Christmas Child! I love that the collection week is before all the holi-crazy starts. It’s such a great beginning to the season when you […]

Gifts That Will Help Lead Your Kids to Jesus

I thought I’d do a little Bible-Based, Jesus-Centric Gift Guide for you and your kiddos this season (well, ONE WEEK TILL CHRISTMAS). As I started writing it I realized I’ve linked to all these products several times and thought about not making it. But then I realized the reason I talk about these products/ministries all the […]

Everlasting Light

(I got so excited about this post, I felt like I was shouting it with my fingers. So, I recorded myself reading it for you. Click play below to hear! And no, there’s no shouting.) When I was in Middle and High School it seems like our Youth Pastor talked about being a light a […]