This Free Friday giveaway is for all you purists out there who refuse to use that smart phone or Google calendar to schedule your next haircut or night out on the town.

We’re giving away this really cute 2013 Etsy wall calendar (valued at $15)!

To enter the giveaway, leave a comment with your name. And, just for fun, tell us what you’re looking forward to the most in 2013!

By entering today’s giveaway, you affirm and acknowledge LifeWay Christian Resource’s official promotion rules found hereToday’s giveaway starts at the posting time of this blog and ends Tuesday (1/1/13) at 11:59 p.m. CST. You must be 18 to enter, and you may only enter once. The winner will be selected at random. For questions about the rules and regulations of this giveaway, please contact Bud Harlan at One LifeWay Plaza, Nashville, TN 37234-140.

 Update: Congratulations to Brenda B. for winning this giveaway!


  1. Oh my word, how did a week go by so quickly? I need a calander so I can keep up with everything I need to do! It’s a great place to write prayer requests too!

  2. I’m looking forward to drawing closer to Jesus….being more like Him….doing what He would have me do….allowing Him to work through me and use me in His kingdom’s work….His name being glorified in it all!!!!!!!

  3. Kathryn Hart says:

    I’m looking most forward to see where The Lord takes our family this year and what he has in store for us! He has poured out his blessings big and small this year and that we are truly thankful for :)

  4. I am old fashioned. I love to write on calendars and love the pictures too. It is a needed thing in my home and this next year I am looking forward to putting more of God’s word in my heart.

  5. 2013…one more year closer to the heavenly reunion with my 12 yr. old son, Andrew. Tomorrow (12/15) marks 3 years that He went home after a fast and furious 4 month battle with stage 4 brain cancer.
    December is hard. I look forward to January because it is January.
    God is faithful and God is good. Always.

  6. I still use a wall calendar. In 2013. I am looking forward to leading another ladies’ Bible Study.

  7. We are excited to be continuing our missionary training!

  8. Carrie Frink says:

    Carrie Frink

    I am excited about what God has in store for my life in 2013!

  9. Elizabeth Rasper says:

    The one thing I am looking the most forward to in 2013 is to have my husband home permantly! He has been working in Mufreesboro for the past year and half on a contract for Nissan. I want to be a family again 2 parents and our kids under one roof! I am so looking forward to the end of February when he comes home!

  10. Melissa Ford says:

    I am looking forward to taking my kids to the pool and teaching my daughter to read!

  11. I am looking forward to having my husband home after working for a year and half out of state!

  12. Joyce Grimes says:

    I am looking forward to most in 2013 is simplicity! I have my Read the Bible through in 1 year Bible & journal all ready for a great adventure with The Lord for 2013. I have taken the Siestas Scripture Memory Team challenge with Beth Moore for 2013. My son is getting married after surviving a scary battle with liver disease (and we are still praying for healing). My husband & I will be spending more time together.

  13. Thanks for the giveaway….I’m looking forward to drawing closer to God….trying to get a better handle on my responsibilities….spending time with family, especially grandkids….

  14. Ashlee Wallace says:

    i’m most looking forward to meeting our second son! due feb 12 !
    other things im looking forward to are growing more intimate with Christ, doing the Love Dare bible study with my husband, creating a meal plan and eating healthier, and more :)

  15. Katherine Chaney says:

    I am looking forward to reading my Bible all the way through and memorizing 2 verses a month.

  16. I am looking forward to growing in God and creating a fitness career :)adorable calender

  17. Jennifer Shaw says:

    i look forward to drawing closer to God in 2013, everything else will fall into place however He has planned as long as I live for Him!

  18. Becky Grant says:

    Becky Grant- I really just want to grow in my faith and be a better wife and mommy!

  19. Christina Attkisson says:

    I am looking forward to drawing closer to GOD and my family in 2013. Everyting else will work out when is in charge and number 1 in my life!

  20. I’m just looking forward to another year of adventure with my family!

  21. I’m looking forward to spreading the gospel in 2013 as I have become keenly aware of how short each persons time here on earth can be and how imperative it is that we never miss the opportunities God provides to share His word with them!

  22. Carolyn Long says:

    Looking forward to what path God will lead me through each month of 2013.

  23. Robbie Lloyd says:

    Looking forward to becoming part of a new congregation that accepts my special needs grandson

  24. What a pretty calendar! This past year, ive had to journal everything i was eating to find out what was causing pain. Through a lot of tests, we have a diagnosis and ive had to altar my diet to a plant based lifestyle. Ive lost a lot of weight and am actually healthy and within my goal weight that ive wanted for 12 years. I look forward to having a healthy year. Happy new year!

  25. trisha kilpatrick says:

    I was supposed to be looking forward to the birth of my new baby, but he died. I guess I look forward to healing emotionally.

  26. Kim Anstaett says:

    Awesome, I love the calendar and etsy stuff!

    A calendar is something that I usually get every year as a gift but not this year so I was going to go out to pick one up because I still like having one on the wall!

    The thing I am looking forward to the most in 2013 is learning new things and traveling with my son!

  27. Daria Wilson says:

    I adore calendars! I like the visual and I love writing on paper!! I’m so old fashioned!!

  28. Looking forward to new beginnings in my faith walk, health, & relationships!! God bless us all in 2013!! Thanks for the opportunity to enter this giveaway! :)

  29. Alta Lynn Blake says:

    Looking forward to starting fresh with some idea’s for a year of simplicity….Word for 2013~Simplicity

  30. I am looking forward to continuing to discover the Lord’s blessings in my life. Twenty-twelve was a challenging year, but through it all, the Lord was with me. As often as I would choose to do so, I allowed Him to direct my path. In 2013, I am looking forward to doing so even more as I learn to trust His ways and see the blessings of His ways even more!

  31. Kamela Easlic says:

    I really love the calendar and need one that is just for me. What I look forward to in 2013 is participating with my family in local mission projects.

  32. I’m looking forward to seeing my grandchildren grow!!

  33. I love calendars, they help in keeping me focused. 2013 will be my year of prosperity and growth for wonderful God blessed changes.

  34. Looking forward to a great year in the Lord

  35. Alma Beraza says:

    I want to spend more time with my grandkids that don’t live near me…..

  36. Mary Randall says:

    I’m looking forward to continued growth in my life, in many ways. This past year my life was full of many changes, and many lessons learned. My life is in a “starting over” phase right now, and I’m looking forward to continuing this new beginning.

  37. Celine Oakey says:

    My daughter studies art @ an art high school & she would love the calendar & I’m looking forward to seeing God use her within her circle of influence during the coming year :-)

  38. I’m looking forward to spending time with my grandsons.

  39. Merla Black says:

    I love birds! Looking forward to moving to part time in my job :)

  40. Janell Smalts says:

    Love this calendar. My phone crashed yesterday (actually froze is more appropriate) making me realize I need an actual physical calendar to backup all my info and this one is beautiful!

  41. Bobbie Warren says:

    Bobbie Warren
    I am looking forward to serving the LORD and this calendar will help me be organized in that endeavor.

  42. I love this, but would give it to my daughter. I want to bring her closer to The Lord and this could be a start!

  43. Hannah Myers says:

    What an adorable calendar…and yes, I still have to use a wall calendar for at-a-glance planning. I’m looking forward to adventures with my kids this year and to watch how they change and grow. At 9, 5, and 9-months, it’s a constant process that amazes me and reminds me that only God is in control.

  44. I’m looking forward to getting a new exercise regime, being neighbors to family friends, living in a quiet neighborhood.

  45. Sharon Lunn says:

    This is great! This will be great to replace the calendar I have in my walk in closet.

  46. Tanya Dudley says:

    I love a new calendar! Not sure what to expect in 2013…still recovering from 2012

  47. Deb Gordier says:

    I’m looking forward to out ladies/girls spring tea and bridal fashion show.

  48. I still use a wall calendar as a back up to my phone calendar but I do enjoy using more anyway. I like to easily open my pantry door and look at upcoming events. I look forward to the new year to strengthen my relationship with the Lord and and to bring my family closer to Him as well. I am looking forward to VBS for my 4 year old in the summer!

  49. Im looking forward to re-uniting my family. Praying for forgiveness

  50. I’m looking forward to jumping on the better health bandwagon, as well as becoming an “official” member of my church.

  51. I am so looking forward to finding a church home….

  52. Debbie Hymer says:

    I still use and love wall calendars. I’m looking forward to having my first book published in 2013.

  53. How fun! I’m looking forward to growing closer to God. ♥

  54. Monica Jordan says:

    Every new year is refreshing. I am looking forward to God’s continued blessings. I know with Him, there are brighter possibilities than I could ever imagine. Excited to see where God will take me….

  55. I am looking forward to serving Him and making Him known. I am also looking forward to graduating from Liberty University this time next year! :-) I returned to school after a 30 year break! YAY GOD!

  56. New relationships at our new church, and serving and continual growing in the Lord.

  57. I’m looking forward to my trip to Ireland/Scotland/England in April in celebration of my 30th birthday! Hooray!

  58. I am looking forward to strengthening my relationship with God and getting into His word more.

  59. Susie Schroeder says:

    I am looking forward to New Beginnings!

  60. My focus in 2013 will be on what my Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ, would have for me to do. Many things are brought to my attention, but I need to do what He needs me to do first.

  61. So excited to see what God has in store for me this year, I fill change in the year to come. :-)

  62. Diana Barr says:

    I am looking forward to reading the Bible through this year with some friends via Facebook.

  63. After the trying year our family has had, I am looking forward with hope, to a quiet, uneventful year. :)

  64. Dawn Laird says:

    I am looking forward to scheduling my quiet time and where I will be reading in my bible . Plus all the other life changing appointments. An example of that would be the time dates I need to get on the website to write in my new memory verse. It is going to be a great year for sure. Praying for all .

  65. 2013…looking forward to more personal spiritual growth and opportunities to serve, empower others and build the Kingdom.

  66. Looking forward to God’s awesome ways!

  67. Looking forward to each new day.

  68. I am hoping for rest and recuperation in 2013. 2012 was a year of intensive parental care-giving. One died at our house, as planned; the other two are now safe in nursing homes. I am worn out, but grateful that we had the opportunity to provide the care we did.

  69. I am looking forward to having God lead us to our new son and completing our family!

  70. I am looking forward to continuing to live out God’s plan for my life. I pray that He will make clear to me the path I’m to follow, and will use me to minister to others through writing and speaking. I also look forward to finishing the novel I’ve been working on! Happy New Year and May you all be abundantly blessed :)

  71. Donna Toler says:

    I am looking forward to leading a women’s retreat in Gulf Shores, Alabama in March, but I am especially looking forward to my husband receiving his seminary degree in December, 2013.

  72. I LUV wall calendars, and I surely need one to keep our household on track. On January 3, 2013, our Bible Study group will begin a Beth Moore Bible Study called David! I am still addicted to the music from our last study, The Patriarchs! Each and every song tells the story of one week of study! I just can’t get enough of it!

  73. I’m looking forward to leading Bible studies at my church and getting to know many new women seeking to know and serve our mighty God.

  74. 2013 marks the first year that I will be writing goals and pursuits to accomplish this year.

  75. Carol Miller says:

    I am looking forward to a peaceful year that hopefully I can reach my goals.

  76. Pat Schaerdel says:

    I am looking forward to a new beginning. I love the new year and I LOVE an old fashioned calendar.

  77. I am looking forward to being totally free from credit card debt in 2013.

  78. Debbie Dakan says:

    I am looking forwar to hanging this calendar at my cubicle at work, were I can continue to be an insperation to my co-workers!!!

  79. I just found your page on FB and look forward to being part of it.

  80. Deborahann says:

    I’m looking forward to new opportunities to work my Father’s kingdom.

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