Thanksgiving and Christmas Devotionals Click on images to access the reading plans. How can you rise above fear, depression, and anxiety as a new or expecting mom? Join Temi Michael-O as she shares how Mary, the mother of Jesus, modeled how to take charge of spiritual and emotional wellness in the perinatal period. Regarding Jesus, Luke 2:51 (NLT) says, “Then he returned to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them. And his mother stored all these things in her heart.” Joseph and Mary were responsible for parenting Jesus. They modeled how to train up a child in the way he should go. In this plan, Temi Michael-O shares lessons from Joseph and Mary’s journey to parenthood. Thanksgiving holiday brings both joy and conflict when family members or relatives gather together. In this 5-day plan, Temi Michael-O shares how to fight for family this Thanksgiving and beyond. You will learn how to manage conflict, share the gospel, and keep your love on as you celebrate Thanksgiving. Anna’s adventurous life of faith leading up to her meeting with Jesus is summed up in three powerful Bible verses. Journey with Temi Michael-O as she shares lessons from Anna’s selfless life. You will learn how to serve God with prayer and fasting and turn tragedy into ministry. Luke 1:38 says, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord; let it be to me according to your word.” Those simple and powerful words were spoken by Mary, the mother of Jesus. They reveal Mary’s identity and the power of radical faith. In this plan, Temi Michael-O shares powerful lessons from Luke 1:38. “In ALL things, give thanks” is an invitation to live a life of rest in God’s faithfulness and mercy in good and challenging times. In this plan, Temi Michael-O shares thanksgiving lessons from the life of Jesus and Paul. You will be empowered to live a life of thanksgiving in every season. Journey with Christian Mommas for 5 days of reflection on Christmas scriptures that will position you to celebrate the wonder of Christmas daily. Having difficulty seeing the good in unpleasant and unexpected situations? Do you feel like you have nothing to be thankful for due to the waves of challenges you have experienced so far? This three-day plan by Emem Washington and Temi Michael-O will guide you through reflective processes that can help you develop an attitude of thanksgiving and count your blessings in all circumstances. Tamar was traumatized, abused, rejected, and she committed incest. Yet, God saw it fit to have her in Jesus’ lineage. As one who speaks to the intergenerational transmission of trauma, Temi Michael-O shares the story of Tamar through the lens of trauma and the redemptive power of grace. This four- day plan reminds us that we matter to God and God is not ashamed of our story.