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What If This Was Your First Year To Enjoy Christmas?

Several years ago, we went on a hiking trip. Our boys were 9, 6, and 3. We actually took the trip on our spring break, but right before we left,…

How to More Readily ENJOY Healthy Food & Healthy Eating

How to More Readily ENJOY Healthy Food & Healthy Eating

It all started about 9 months ago. I was exercising regularly but not experiencing the results I desired to see. Additionally, I was seeking to lower my (genetically) high cholesterol,…

6 Bible Verses to Boost Your Courage

Courage! Dictionary.com defines it as, “the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, or pain without fear.” To face all that we are facing…

A Week of Hope and Encouragement

It’s time for another post in my new Friday Feature called, “My Favorites on Friday.” Each week on Friday, I’ll share with you some of the things I’m reading, sites…

There are a lot of really sweet words in the Bible. Jesus. Life. Light. Hope. Salvation. Grace. But, this one is, to me, one of the sweetest of all. What is it? Why not drop by the blog today to find out what one of the sweetest words in all of scripture is? www.melanieredd.com.

It’s One of the SWEETEST Words in the Whole Bible

There are a lot of really sweet words in the Bible. Jesus. Life.  Light. Hope. Salvation. Grace. But, this one, to me, is one of the sweetest of them all. What…

We all get angry sometimes! It's a part of life. But, how are we to deal with it? Here's a practical article on how to deal with anger issues and the art of letting them go.

7 Secrets to Drain that ANGER You’ve Been Holding Onto

One of my heroes passed away recently. He was an author, a speaker, a teacher, a counselor, and one of the most profoundly practical men I’ve ever had the chance…

In hard times and in sweet times, we can trust God. Here are six truths from scripture to build your faith and offer you hope.

6 Marvelous Maxims That Are TRUE for Every Child of God

What’s a MAXIM? A “MAXIM” is a brief or short expression of truth or principle. Synonyms for this word include words such as: adage, axiom, proverb, motto, theorem, precept, and…

As we round the corner and start heading toward Thanksgiving, it's a great time to think about your plans. What are you doing this year to keep Christ at the center of your Thanksgiving festivities? Here are some easy ideas for you to use with your family as you seek to focus on Jesus more this year.

How to Keep Christ at the Center of Your Thanksgiving This Year

Welcome to our special series, “Keeping Christ at the Center of Your Holidays.” Over the next few weeks, you get to enjoy the wonderful words of my amazing friends as…

This article offers all sorts of hope-filled images, verses, quotes, and beautiful inspiration from the Ministry of Hope this week. Enjoy a week's worth of simple words of hope.

Just Some Simple Words of Hope

Enjoy these verse and quotes provided to offer you HOPE today. These are just simple words for hope from the past week on Ministry of Hope. “But the LORD made…