Scripture Sunday

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Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him. When tempted, no one should say, “God is tempting me.” For God cannot be tempted by evil, nor does he tempt anyone; but each person is tempted … Continued

Confirmation Gifts

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Is there a confirmation coming up among family or close friends? Commemorate this special day with a personalized keepsake for the confirmand! Each piece is individually-created and finished using premium-quality archival materials. Follow the link to browse the collection: Personalized Confirmation Gifts

Ash Wednesday

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Return to the Lord, your God,     for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love,     and repents of evil. Joel 2:13

Mardi Gras

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Though celebrated in many places and many ways, in the United States, it’s New Orleans which is synonymous with this day. The first celebration in the general vicinity of the present-day Crescent City supposedly dates back to 1699; the first recorded Mardi Gras parade there took place in 1837, and that tradition has continued each … Continued

Lincoln’s Birthday

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Once upon a time, before the Monday Holiday Bill, there was no such thing as “President’s Day.” In Illinois (The Land of Lincoln), where I was born and raised, every kid knew when Abraham Lincoln’s birthday was: February 12th. It was a state holiday….and it was acknowledged on the actual date. Imagine that! There is, … Continued

Scripture Sunday

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After six days Jesus took Peter, James and John with him and led them up a high mountain, where they were all alone. There he was transfigured before them. His clothes became dazzling white, whiter than anyone in the world could bleach them. And there appeared before them Elijah and Moses, who were talking with Jesus. Peter said to … Continued

Scripture Sunday

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The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and his understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the Lord will renew their … Continued

Last Call for Valentine’s Day Gifts

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Procrastinators, the clock is ticking! 🙂 Please be sure to place the order for your personalized Valentine’s Day plaque by midnight ET on Monday, February 5th to ensure on-time delivery. (Remember, our plaques are custom-crafted; we don’t simply pull them off the shelf and drop them in the mail.) Follow the link to view the … Continued