“When in your life did you know God was present but just couldn’t see or understand what was happening at the time?” On The Well’s latest blog post, Katie Sample reflects on how we can often miss God’s presence.
“The word love is so overused these days and has almost lost its meaning. How can we use the same word to describe the reason Jesus died on the cross for us and how much we enjoy chocolate cake?” Read more in the final blog post of our Advent series.
This week we light one more candle; the candle for Joy. We continue our Advent series as Mary Conway reflects upon joy and how we can foster it in our lives.
The search for peace leads us to repentance … the search for repentance leads us to peace. As we light the second Advent candle this week, let’s ponder how we can “go in peace.”
“What does my heart look like?” Have you asked yourself this question lately?
Tomorrow we begin the season of Advent. Please join us for our Advent series where we explore the virtues of hope, peace, joy and love.
The holidays can create unique pressures on us. There are a dizzying array of demands and decisions to make: travel plans, family preparations, finances, shopping, cooking and cleaning to name just a few. It’s no wonder uninvited guests called stress and depression can find their way into our hearts and homes during the holidays. Today’s five-minute reflection gets to the heart of it all.
This episode welcomes Joanne Kuster and Mary Shell, the mother daughter team who created the fabulous lifestyle blog RootandBloomForever.com. Joanne and Mary both live in the greater Des Moines area and aim to connect busy women with new ideas, amazing stories, and tips to make our lives intentional, meaningful and rewarding.
An excellent opportunity to quiet our hearts as we look forward to living an intentional, purposeful Advent.