Michael Crosby’s Alternative A-C-E Reflections
Posted December 21, 2013on:
Numerous well-known writers have written Advent/Christmas/Epiphany reflections for Alternatives. Check out Mike’s series (in addition to Whose Birthday? 2013 – #25 and Whose Birthday? Podcast series).
Michael H. Crosby, Capuchin-Franciscan (Midwest Province) coordinates the Spirituality of the Beatitudes Program and the Wisconsin and Minnesota Coalitions for Responsible Investment. He has lectured, offered workshops, and guided retreats around the country. His other books include “Do You Love Me?” and Spirituality of the Beatitudes.
Free Resources for Advent, Christmas & Epiphany
Guidelines for Alternative Giving | Unplug the Christmas Machine Workshop Leader’s Guide (also AUDIO) | VIDEO: Celebration Revolution of Alexander Scrooge | Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas | Whose Birthday Is It, Anyway? (#1-25) Also AUDIO versions, #16-20. | Reaching Out to Others: Alternative Giving Card | Alternative Christmas Articles – Investigate a few that might meet your personal, family or congregational/group needs. They’re all FREE.
Treasury of Celebrations: Create Celebrations That Reflect Your Values and Don’t Cost the Earth – December | ADVENT | CHRISTMAS | Early Winter Festivals – New Year’s Day |Emancipation Day (Jan. 1) | Epiphany (Jan. 6)
Christmas Anthologies to read alone or aloud | Christmas Campaign Kit – Buy Me Nothing, I’ll Still Love You. | Seasonal/Thematic Index: Advent/Christmas/Epiphany
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Access individual episodes: #1-3: Getting Acquainted | #4-5: Beyond a Consumer Lifestyle | #6-11: Whose Birthday Is It, Anyway?
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