Missing Wedding Ring Found in Lilac Fire Destruction

Highlights from 2017 Devastation and catastrophes could be two words to describe 2017.  Earthquakes, hurricanes, fires and shootings have made the headlines this past year giving little hope.  Amongst the destruction heroes were born.  People stopped their political verbal wars and joined forces to lift and help one another.  Many touching examples of brotherly love were felt this year that…

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A Sacred Christmas by Garth Smith

  Nothing can bring in the Christmas spirit quite like Christmas music.  I have to admit that I listen to Christmas music all year long.  There is a feeling of peace and joy when I listen to the songs that tell about the birth of Jesus Christ.  The most anticipated event for 1000’s of years is celebrated during this…

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Do Something to #LIGHTtheWORLD

In this season of giving, we can see evidence of kindness, generosity and love.  This December, we have been focusing on ways we can #LightTheWorld through service.  We have also reflected on how we can help grow our own light from within so we have more to give to others. Through this process and focus on service, we can…

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Our Christmas Miracle #LIGHTtheWORLD

Miracle Anyone? Have you ever felt in need of a miracle yet, you fill maybe it is just out of reach?  That is what our life has been like for awhile.  Due to some financial problems when the housing market dropped awhile ago, we have felt the pressing feelings of discouragement, financially.  We have worked hard to endure these…

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Feed the Hungry #LIGHTtheWorld Event

UPDATE! It was a HUGE success.  More details to come, but wanted to share this video from today of us delivering the food to the food pantry. Feed the Hungry Join us Monday, December 4th as we Feed Families One Can at a Time from 6 to 8pm.  Inspired by the “Feed the Hungry” event going on worldwide in…

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#LightTheWorld Reflection Journal

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Reflection Journal “It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas” here at Brightly Street.  I thought I was done with all of my ideas for you to use, but this past weekend while visiting my niece before she heads to Argentina on a church mission, I came up with one more idea.  My niece, Kaila, will be going to…

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#LightTheWorld Christmas Family Planning Guide

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A Minimalist Christmas This past year, I have been following Joshua Becker owner of Becoming Minimalist.  I am attempting to make my life less stressful and filled with more space and peace.  It started out with physical stuff, but it is bleeding into other facets of my life. As the holidays approach, I am wondering if I can live…

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