. . . If we follow this Jesus, we know that Christmas, if nothing else, is about the great mercy of God, poured out on us through the gift of His son’s very life, sent to save, heal, restore, and bring hope.
Challenge yourself to step back, simplify and savor the holiday, beyond the stuff. What does God-with-us truly mean to your family? How can you celebrate more intentionally, together? What does your gift say about the Jesus we celebrate on this day?
As you consider some of these questions for your family, I wanted to share with you seven tips and ideas for giving differently this Christmas:
(1) Bake. Many of us bake cookies and other goodies for the holidays, but consider that a sweetly wrapped tin of cookies is thoughtful and meaningful. You can give goodies as a gift without spending lots of money and without adding something else to it… [continue reading]
Today I’m sharing on the World Help Blog. Come on over and read the rest of the post for more ideas on intentional gifts that cost less and give more. Together, we can change the present.
Follow our crazy life in pictures. However you like to do. Just don’t stay a stranger, ok?