Posts tagged with ‘generous’

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Advent 3 – Love All

by Drew Downs

Read: Psalm 34, Isaiah 61 To catch up, read the previous posts: Spend Less and Give More. It is very easy to look at religious faith as a tool for being a good person. Do this. Don’t do that. Make these particular choices. Avoid those. Be prudent and wise and everything will work out for you with […]

Advent 2 – Give More

by Drew Downs

Read: Isaiah 9:6-7, Ephesians 1:3-10 To catch up, don’t forget to visit last week’s post: Spend Less. This time every year, I think of the French philospher Jacques Derrida. Weird, I know. But stick with me. Derrida named the inherent problem with giving gifts: their unspoken obligations. If you think about the social contracts we enter into, […]