We’ve heard it all before…how we should have an attitude of gratitude. And we should, but…frankly, some days we are more prone to having a BADttitude. So, what actually is a BADttitude? It’s being cross, cranky, grumpy and unable – or unwilling – to put the best construction on anything. It’s having a bad day.
A friend asked me the question, “Do Lutherans give up something for Lent?” My answer was well, somewhat vague, a classic, “No…well, yes…well, it depends.” "I have decided upon a different approach this year. I am making Lent a season of giving." From the perspective of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, "giving something up for Lent" is
Tips for a Stress-Free Christmas Celebration "So…how do you do it all at Christmas without succumbing to holiday stress?" Christmas is a BIG DEAL…and for Christians, it’s a REALLY BIG DEAL! Not only are we trying to keep up with all the fun festivities – rejoicing family, friends and counting our many blessings – but
As Christians, we are Easter people. Everything we do is viewed through the lens of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, the center of all human history. This miraculous life-changing event informs all of our major decisions. Jesus conquered death - and cancelled out our sins - this should be inspiration and comfort for all we