Visiting Chicago with Children – Tips from a Newbie

Ideas for Visiting Chicago with Young Children

In July, my husband and I left the boys at home and traveled to Chicago with the girls. This trip brought back so many memories for me — the last time I’d walked the Magnificent Mile, I was pregnant with Rachel. She was astounded that she’d been to Chicago before, as a tiny bean in […]

10 Great Date Ideas

Dianna and Brett Kennedy

I’m certainly not an expert on marriage, but there’s something I’ve learned over the past few years. Dedicated time together as a couple is VITAL to your relationship. I know we’re all busy, with work, children, school, and more — over at my house, we’re learning again how to MAKE time for each other. We’ve […]

A Change in the Path: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Philippians 2:4 Let each of you look not to your own interests, but to the interests of others I’ve been a nurse for almost twenty years. (18, to be exact.) Seriously. The ability to care for others comes easily for me. While friends of mine struggled through nursing school, I found it easy. Well, the […]

Supporting Each Other: Saints and Scripture Sundays

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Hebrews 12:1 Therefore, since we have so great a cloud of witnesses surrounding us, let us also lay aside every encumbrance and the sin which so easily entangles us, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us My life has been filled with support this week from family and friends […]

Growing and Changing: Saints and Scripture Sunday

Saints and Scripture Sunday

Ephesians 4:15-16 but speaking the truth in love, we are to grow up in all aspects into Him who is the head, even Christ, from whom the whole body, being fitted and held together by what every joint supplies, according to the proper working of each individual part, causes the growth of the body for […]