Occasion Articles


Hosting a Card Shower

Know someone who will soon celebrate a milestone birthday, or a couple ready to celebrate a milestone anniversary?

Most people don’t need more “things” to clutter their homes and lives – but they could use some encouragement that their lives have made a difference. A card shower will do it!


Care & Concern

What Not to Write…

What do you write to someone who is mourning the death of a close friend or family member?  When we don’t know what to say, it’s easy to write platitudes that are meaningless or can actually hurt the person we’re trying to help. Read more

Words of Wisdom

God Will Make a Way

What makes it hard to wait is that time has a sort of “underground” nature…God is often making a way for us when we cannot even see His hand at work. Read more


Ideas for Small Groups

Do you belong to a small group that has been meeting for a while? You’ve probably walked through many difficult situations with each other. Now, it’s time for some encouragement! Read more

Care & Concern

When You Send a Sympathy Card

When you send a sympathy card, it’s easy to wonder what to write. Are you saying too much? Not enough? Read more



“I have just taken the responsibility of outreach leader in our church.  I am so convicted by God that we don’t take the time to reach out to others and let them know how much we and God care for and love them.  Our world is moving so fast, it’s a blessing to open the mailbox and find some little word from our Lord, instead of a bill or junk mail!

Pam D.


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