The Invisible Gifts of Christmas

Christmas is pouncing on us this year due to such a late Thanksgiving!  But, never fear - there is a way to get ready for Christmas with this challenge:  find invisible gifts to give this Christmas. These gifts are the least expensive, least time consuming and yet most satisfying of all that you could experience this season. And you could, without a word, share the gospel so sweetly and so profoundly that you may even win others to the Lord → Read more

The Invisible Gifts of Christmas2020-10-22T09:37:16-04:00

Peace Begins With Me

By Cheryl Scanlan One of my favorite hymns growing up in the Catholic Church was “Let There Be Peace On Earth.”  The second line in the first stanza challenged the worshiper – “and let it begin with me.” What is peace?  I mean true peace? David Wilkerson highlights a sobering thought in one of his online devotionals: The demonic lie blanketing America today is a false peace. It is the idea that we can do whatever we please with no fear → Read more

Peace Begins With Me2020-10-23T10:21:58-04:00

Life Coaching Tip: Use Humor to Diffuse Stress!

I should have taken a picture of it. I opened my kitchen cabinet and out toppled a half pound of spaghetti noodles. As I looked at the counter I wanted to scream and then thought - "Ah! Cheryl, guess you wanted to play pick up sticks today!" It wasn't more than 15 minutes later that I pulled a carton of milk out of the fridge and it slipped out of my hand and off popped the top and out sprayed → Read more

Life Coaching Tip: Use Humor to Diffuse Stress!2013-12-01T07:00:43-05:00