Have you ever been in a holiday rut? I've always considered myself someone who embraces and welcomes change. But recently, my usual joy of trying new things was challenged when my daughter expressed a desire to host the holiday meal. Surprisingly, her words struck a chord of anxiety within me as I realized I would … Continue reading Learning to Let Go and Embrace Holiday Change
Do the holidays stress you out?
Maybe you feel pressured to decorate your home so that it looks Pinterest worthy or perhaps you're worried you'll over salt the potatoes, ruining them like I did the year my in-laws visited for Thanksgiving.
The holidays are wonderful, but they can also be overwhelming. All of the additional planning, spending, and commitments fill many of us with dread, causing us to put an unnecessary amount of pressure on ourselves. Instead of enjoying this time of year, we stress, worry, and fret over all there is to do.
Oh Holy Night Christmas Carol Lyrics O Holy Night! The stars are brightly shining, It is the night of the dear Savior's birth. Long lay the world in sin and error pining. Till He appeared and the Spirit felt its worth. A thrill of hope the weary world rejoices, For yonder breaks a new and … Continue reading Today a Savior is Born