Tips For Living a Healthy Life With Faith



Our First (Mostly) Clean Eating Thanksgiving

Would a family who is used to eating processed foods enjoy a Clean Eating Thanksgiving? Our family has embarked on a new clean eating lifestyle over the last several months. True, we could have splurged on this one holiday day but our 18 year daughter, Rebekah, who is...

Thankfully Thankful on Thanksgiving

by Jeff Marshall Happy Black Friday! Today I offer an abbreviated but still heartfelt Fun Friday Blog for your (hopeful) enjoyment and amusement. I am writing this at 10:11AM on Thanksgiving morning as I finish preparations on my meal contributions for the holiday. I...

How to Motivate a Family to Fitness

How to motivate a family to fitness? Our family is working on healthy eating and fitness goals. Let's just say it's not been all sunshine and roses. We've struggled to get started. We've struggled to keep going. Our family signed up for the Faithful Finish Lines...


Built on the Rock

Built on the Rock

  Built on the Rock This morning in worship we sang the hymn, "Built on the Rock" from Lutheran Service Book. I love a variety of music in worship - traditional hymns, contemporary songs, liturgy I grew up speaking and singing, words that are new. I was reminded...

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