Never have I felt such awe as when I gave birth to my son. At Christmas, I think of Mary and her expectant heart. Mary maintained great expectancy of what God could and would do. Do we maintain such expectancy? What are you expecting God to do this Christmas?
Have you ever dreaded the holidays? Wondered why you didn’t feel “the merry” at Christmas? Today’s post is by a woman who felt that way before making a life-changing discovery. Today she shares her story of hope for you.
Christmas isn’t a happy time for everyone. There are those who suffer through depression, grief and despair during the Christmas season. I did. But what a difference a year made in my perspective.
The holidays are a very joyful time for some, but lack all joy for others. Read this guest post by Jennifer White, to see how she fought through depression & found her joy. She offers a key to what may help you restore your joy this holiday season.
Have you thought about what you will give yourself this holiday season? Generosity is a good thing. I love giving gifts to others during the holidays as well as randomly throughout the year. I take joy in making others feel loved, appreciated, and special! But I’m not as good about giving gifts of love or appreciation to myself. Read on for suggestions of what you can give yourself this holiday season.