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Let Jesus Come, Let Santa Go

Posted on: October 9, 2013

3-A519An Alternatives’ Legacy Resource

Ideal for personal or small group use.

Let Jesus Come, Let Santa Go – Celebrating an Alternate Christmas

Audio workshop presented by Milo Thornberry and Harriette Grissom

Resource LINKS appear below each half-hour session.

1. Guidelines for Gift Giving (33:17) – Milo Thornberry

2. Santa & Saint Nicholas (28:20) – Milo Thornberry

3. What Can You Do in Your Parish? (25:10) – Milo Thornberry

4. Let Advent be Advent (27:30) – Milo Thornberry

5. What Else You Can Do with Your Family (26:55) – Harriette Grissom

6. Alternate Christmas Activities for the Wider Community (30:06) – Harriette Grissom

Treasury of CelebrationsCreate Celebrations That Reflect Your Values and Don’t Cost the Earth – September-December | ADVENT | CHRISTMAS

10 Tips for Simpler, More Meaningful Celebrations

Carols with Justice sing-along | What Does JESUS Want for Christmas? (pageant)

Other TEXT & ART Resources (no accompanying audio/visual)

Advent/Christmas Calendars | Christmas Anthologies to read alone or aloud | Christmas Campaign Kit | Spirit of Simplicity: Quotes & Art: Celebrating Advent/Christmas | Worship Alternatives: Advent/Christmas | Thematic Index: Advent/Christmas/Epiphany

EARLY WINTER FESTIVALS – New Year’s Day |Emancipation Day (January 1) | Epiphany (January 6)

Podcast Reminder

You can access all SLW! podcast audio and the show notes either at or at (then click window #3). LISTEN through your computer, iPod, iPad, iPhone (or equivalent). SUBSCRIBE through or your favorite podcast service.

Or access individual episodes:

#1: Getting Acquainted

#2: 5 Life Standards

#3: Saga of Simply Enough

#4: Beyond a Consumer Lifestyle-1

#5: Beyond a Consumer Lifestyle-2

#6: Whose Birthday Is It, Anyway?-1 (1 of 6) – Many of Alternatives’ audio shorts are part of this series.

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Peace, Gerald “Jerry” Iversen, Chief SLW! Activist

GRAPHIC: Spirit of Simplicity: Art: #3-A519

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