Personalized Pastor Appreciation Plaques – Say Thank You With Style

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While it’s wonderful that a special time of the year has been set aside for pastor appreciation, many congregations (and individuals, too) prefer to thank pastor, priest and other members of the ministry team when it’s meaningful to them…regardless of what the calendar says! They might choose a date that coincides with a ministry anniversary, … Continued

Say Uncle

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This is what it looks like outside my front door. There’s so much snow, it’s hard to know what to do with it. I’ve often said (and stand by my assertion) that February is the toughest month here in New Hampshire. My friends who ski will disagree with me! Speaking from the perspective of clearing … Continued

Majestic White Mountains

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I was up in the White Mountains a little over a week ago on a day shoot. Though the forecast had called for overcast (perfect conditions in which to shoot the compositions I had planned), it turned out to be mostly sunny. Total bust. That said, it was a spectacularly beautiful day, and one in … Continued

Presidents’ Day

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When I was a kid growing up in Illinois, way back in the dark ages before there was such as thing as the Monday Holidays Bill, we celebrated Lincoln’s Birthday. February 12th was a state holiday. I still think of Mr. Lincoln every year on that date. Now it seems Presidents’ Day isn’t so much … Continued

Afraid of the Outdoors – What?

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This week I read with interest – and dismay – an article about a phenomenon that has never existed previously but is becoming more prevalent: people who are afraid of nature. Sounds like it could be something satirical straight out of The Onion, doesn’t it? Only it’s not. This is the real deal; “Fear of … Continued

Inspiration for the Day

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  I like this idea. Of course, every kindness extended is not necessary reciprocated. It’s not a quid pro quo kind of a thing. Some people just aren’t going to be nice to you, no matter how nice you are to them! (Who knows, though…down the road, a sourpuss might soften.) Generally speaking, though, the … Continued

Musician Appreciation – Music Ministry Appreciation – Personalized Service Appreciation Plaques

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New! More personalized musician appreciation plaque designs are in the store! Recognize the contributions musicians make with these exceptional appreciation plaques. These unique gifts are hand-crafted one at a time using premium museum quality paper, inks and matboard. If you choose the ‘framed’ option, we’ll seal the back with a dust cover and add bumpons … Continued