Your Family, Your Simple & Intentional Life

The Gift of Presence

Candy blogs: Everyone wants Christmas to be meaningful. We say it every year. I certainly have. We long for Christmases past. I have very strong memories of Christmases at my grandparents’ house in northern Idaho, with all the aunts & uncles and cousins. After eight hours of driving ... down the last stretch of dirt road …… Continue reading The Gift of Presence

Your Marriage, Your Spirit

Are We in Love With Jesus?

Candy blogs: Our small group is reading and discussing our way through Francis Chan's book, "Crazy Love".  I haven't read a book that made me think so much since "The Shack". And, yes, it's also controversial. The chapter we just finished took us through the question of:  Are you in love with Jesus? I'm not… Continue reading Are We in Love With Jesus?

Moment Catching, Your Family, Your Simple & Intentional Life

Re-Thinking Christmas?

Candy blogs: There is a new spirit surrounding Christmas this year, don't you think? We are finally admitting on a broad scale that we have made this holy holiday into an opportunity for enabling shopping addiction and over indulging our children and justifying a reason for living on more than we bring in. All true. There has always… Continue reading Re-Thinking Christmas?