One of the revolutionary changes that occurred in my celebration of Christmas was when I realized that it was a “tide”, not a day
Category: Advent Conspiracy
A series of articles on how we can reclaim the true meaning of Christmas.
Two of the tenets of the Advent Conspiracy are to Spend Less and Give More. What sense does that make? In an earlier essay I discussed how we could get through Christmas without any debt. It is interesting to note that, in hindsight, I was not telling you to spend less. But by focusing on spending cash…
Advent is a spiritual journey. It is my journey and it is personal. There are no formulas here, no recited liturgy or rites of passage. It is, in essence, a reminder that at one time in the history of man was my personal history – a life without the Christ.
Cash Only Please
If anything demonstrates how distorted Christmas has become, it is the amassed credit card debt.
When you extend a welcoming hand to people who are lonely, you help fill the emptiness.