As you may be aware, the price of lumber has skyrocketed. The implications of this reach far beyond the construction business. Not just wood, but all paper products (such as matboard) have increased dramatically. For example, we’ve seen multiple price increases from our frame vendor over the past year, with each hike ranging between 5-10%. … Continued
It’s that time of year for many young people….confirmation! If you’re looking for a special keepsake to commemorate this special spiritual occasion, take a look at our personalized confirmation mementos. There are a variety of designs and colors from which to choose. Each piece is customized with the confirmand’s name, confirmation date, church name, and … Continued
Among the latest additions to the store are two new service appreciation plaques. With these newest designs, you now have more than 150 designs from which to choose! They include general purpose plaques (suitable for virtually any job function) as well as those which have been created especially for musicians, teachers, and clergy. Follow the … Continued
My zinnias are in full summer form! I’ve had some fun photographing them with a new lens. You never know…one of the images may end up being incorporated into a new product design. Gift for Godmother? Gift for Mother? Anniversary? Other? What do you think?
Perhaps a confirmation in your family was postponed this spring due to the fact that your congregation has been unable to gather for worship. Now that the restrictions have been eased for many, it’s nice to see the celebration of spiritual milestones such as confirmation rescheduled and moving ahead. If you’re looking for a little … Continued
O Christmas tree, o Christmas tree How lovely are thy branches O Christmas tree, o Christmas tree How lovely are thy branches In beauty green will always grow Through summer sun and winter snow. O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, How lovely are your branches!
Angels we have heard on high Sweetly singing o’er the plains And the mountains in reply Echoing their joyous strains Gloria in excelsis Deo! Shepherds, why this jubilee? Why your joyous strains prolong? What the gladsome tidings be? Which inspire your heavenly songs? Gloria in excelsis Deo! Come to Bethlehem and see Him whose birth … Continued
Come, Thou long expected Jesus Born to set Thy people free; From our fears and sins release us, Let us find our rest in Thee. Israel’s strength and consolation, Hope of all the earth Thou art; Dear desire of every nation, Joy of every longing heart. Born Thy people to deliver, Born a child … Continued
Here we are on October’s doorstep, which means we’re also about ready to begin Clergy Appreciation Month! If you’ve been thinking about one of our personalized keepsakes for your pastor, priest, or other members of the ministry team, there’s still time to order. Follow the link to browse the collection: Personalized Pastor Appreciation Gifts
“My prayer is not for them alone. I pray also for those who will believe in me through their message, that all of them may be one,Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. May they also be in us so that the world may believe that you have sent me. I have given … Continued
Carrying his own cross, he went out to the place of the Skull (which in Aramaic is called Golgotha).There they crucified him, and with him two others—one on each side and Jesus in the middle. Pilate had a notice prepared and fastened to the cross. It read: Jesus of Nazareth, the king of the Jews. Many of the Jews read … Continued
All things bright and beautiful, All creatures great and small, All things wise and wonderful, The Lord God made them all. The purple headed mountain, The river running by, The sunset and the morning, That brightens up the sky; He gave us eyes to see them, And lips that we might tell, How great is God Almighty, … Continued