Many of you know that today has been named Giving Tuesday as a response to the purchasing frenzy that typically has been Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The impulse is great - the idea that giving needs to be as much a part of our lives as buying or consuming. The fact that Giving Tuesday … Continue reading Giving Tuesday
There is a common misunderstanding that Advent is all about preparing for Christmas. From advent calendars that are used to sell anything from beer to tea to toys, to warnings that there are only so many shopping days ‘til Christmas, our culture has absorbed the season of Advent as one big countdown. But actually , … Continue reading Advent at Home – together, apart!