Advent: The Birth Of Christ, His Ancestors And The Significance Of Our Own Family Tree

Image by Please Don't sell My Artwork AS IS from Pixabay This article by Stephen McElligott was first published in Dunleer Parish MagazineWhen we take a glimpse at the Gospel, one of the many chapters we enjoy reading is the genealogy of Jesus in the beginning of Matthew or Luke. . . said no Christian … Continue reading Advent: The Birth Of Christ, His Ancestors And The Significance Of Our Own Family Tree

Don’t Post Your Children’s Christmas Gifts On Social Media

Image by PublicDomainPictures from Pixabay I don't know why people feel the urge to post their children's Christmas gifts on social media. It's basically narcissism, egotistical self-love disguised under the form of presenting to the world their children's apparent "joy" at being given the most expensive things on the planet.  There's no problem sharing a … Continue reading Don’t Post Your Children’s Christmas Gifts On Social Media

How To Save Money On Christmas Presents

Image by 3D Animation Production Company from Pixabay In the past, I would have allowed myself to get completely wrapped up in the culture of Christmas gifts. Everything I bought for everyone, especially my own children, had to be brand new direct from the toy store. I don't do that anymore, especially this Christmas whereas … Continue reading How To Save Money On Christmas Presents