No Rush Orders Through March 18th

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If you’re a regular here, you know that the designs are all exclusive to The Christian Gift. Beyond that, though, so is the imagery. We don’t use any stock photos or graphics. The photos (and illustrations) are ours alone. To that end, it means we are periodically out in the field making photos – some … Continued

Happy 100th Birthday to the National Park Service

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Though the NPS has been celebrating its Centennial throughout the year, today – August 25th – marks the actual date the park service was founded. When you think of the NPS, iconic spots like Grand Canyon, Yellowstone, and Great Smoky might be what immediately come to mind. That said, there are scores of other locations … Continued

Personalized Christian Gifts – New Views

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Great news for those of you who’ve asked for a better look at our personalized Christian gifts! We’ve revamped the product views of our artwork to enable you to see more detail in each design. In addition, you can now see each of the pieces in the various frames from which you can choose. Should … Continued

Remembering Iwo Jima

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One of the most recognized photos from World War II (and often reproduced) is that of the flag raising at Iwo Jima. Photographer Joe Rosenthal won a Pulitzer Prize for it, and the image was the basis for the moving Marine Corps War Memorial which stands just outside Washington, D.C., and is pictured below. Truly … Continued

The Weather Outside is Going to Turn…Frightful!

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This is the Futurecast weather outlook for my neck of the woods (courtesy of WCVB Boston). Yesterday was the calm before the storm: blue skies, nearly no snow left on the ground. We’re not far from Portsmouth. We’ll see how accurate that 26.8″ snow total ends up to be. I’ve resigned myself to clearing the … Continued

Order Today to Ensure Delivery Before Christmas!

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Today is the cutoff! Be sure to place your order by midnight tonight so we can create your gift and get it shipped so it arrives in time for Christmas. We will be working through the weekend to complete personalized orders that come in through the end of the day today to make sure everything … Continued

Year End Service Appreciation Awards

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If you’re like the many churches and organizations across the country who recognize staff and volunteers for their service this time of year, our personalized appreciation plaques may be the perfect memento to mark the occasion. There are a number of designs from which to choose. View the collection here. We also have a series … Continued

New Pieces! Inspirational Fine Art

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Just in time for Christmas gift giving, we’re pleased to announce the addition of 8 new pieces to our collection of inspirational fine art. Featuring the work of photographer Rebecca Metschke, they’re available exclusively at The Christian Gift. Each piece of art is printed on premium archival luster paper using Ultrachrome archival inks. Conservation matboard … Continued

Hurricane Sandy

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For all those in the path of Hurricane Sandy, may God watch over you and keep you safe. Here at our house, we’ve got gas for the generator, ample supplies of water and food – and we’re hoping for the best. We tend to lose power at the drop of the hat (and when we … Continued

Thank Volunteers in an Especially Unique Way

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Remember, if your church, school or organization orders 10 or more service appreciation plaques, you qualify for a custom design featuring the image of your choice (i.e. interior or exterior shot of your building, etc.)! So not only will the plaques be personalized – but they’ll also truly be one-of-a-kind designs. Once we’ve created your … Continued