Tag Archives: Christmas

5 Ways To Stay Out Of The Red On Black Friday

  Helmet… check. Flak jacket… check. Last will and testament updated… check.   Okay, it sounds like you’re all set to go shopping on Black Friday.  These sale events have gotten out of control, literally! A couple of years ago there … Continue reading

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How To Stay Debt Free And Keep Christ In Christmas

  Well it’s that time of year to put up the Christmas decorations and engage in the annual tug of war between you, your credit card, and the retailers as you do your shopping for gifts. And guess what? The … Continue reading

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Christmas & Bev Update

Dear Friends, I hope that Christmas was a very special time for you. It was for us. Bev’s bone cancer is a consistent reminder of something we should all be aware of each day: Life is short, eternity is long, … Continue reading

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Preparing for Christmas

Dear Friends, For the first couple of weeks after my wife, Bev, started her new and more powerful medication to treat her bone cancer, she had practically no side effects. All that changed last week. She broke out in a … Continue reading

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Christmas Retail Sales

The anchor on the evening news opened with a cheery, “Happy Holidays!” . . . . whatever happened to Merry Christmas? Then his expression completely changed to one of deep concern, discouragement, and even distress. Was he going to report … Continue reading

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Put Christ in Christmas

Dear Friends, This weekend I talked with Jess, a close friend. He was discouraged because when he and his wife celebrated Christmas early the night before, they forgot something. No, they didn’t forget to prepare a great meal for their … Continue reading

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