As you spend time Christmas shopping, tree decorating, party attending and all other December priorities, may you also carve out some time to slow down and ponder the grace and beauty of the season. Enjoy your weekend – and a few good reads.
“What My Mother Taught Me” – Shauna Niequist shares what her mother, Lynne Hybels, has taught her
“What the Federal Government Taught Me About Motherhood” – Liz Griffin reminds us that reform starts at home
“How Nelson Mandela Accomplished the Impossible” – Relevant Magazine
“My Favorite Christmas Gift” – World Vision staff and friends share their favorite items from World Vision’s gift catalog
“Aid worker’s diary: Sustaining strength with little sleep” – World Vision’s Aaron Aspi shares the trials of Philippine response
“It’s like we are no one” – World Vision’s Beyond 5 talks about the citizenship crisis in the Dominican Republic
“Year-end giving tips from World Vision” – Guidelines for your year-end charitable giving