God With Us: Matthew 1:22-23, Isaiah 7:1-17

God With Us: Matthew 1:22-23, Isaiah 7:1-17 I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving this week and were able to take time to enjoy the company of friends and family. Our family spent Thanksgiving in Dallas- which was our first time back since we moved last summer. It was amazing to see our loved ones in the area- including my … Read More

Giving Thanks for the Seasons of Life

Four and a half years ago when we were living in Michigan, our son, his wife and their baby had moved in with my husband and me. We all got along well, but it was still stressful having two households under one roof. In that time my five-month-old grandson had grown to be a boisterous, active two-year-old. Then, I found out I … Read More

“Invest Wisely: Mark 12:41-44”

Invest Wisely: Mark 12:41-44 Are you ready for Black Friday yet? Perhaps I shouldn’t admit it, but that is one of my favorite holidays of the year. If you can even call it a holiday. We have developed a bit of tradition at the Rice household of waiting all year long to buy stuff- like clothes, furniture, tools, electronics, and … Read More