If you want to keep Advent and confront the consumerism of Christmas, the folks at Alternatives for Simple Living are your kind of people.
Located in Sioux City, Iowa, they are the experts on all things simple--especially when it comes to replacing holiday stress with holiday meaning. The organization works with 24 denominations, has produced hundreds of resources and has more than 800 volunteers in its "Slow Down Network."
The rest of this article is only available to subscribers.
© 2016 Augsburg Fortress, Publishers