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    Slow Christmas : The Tree

    I was talking with a friend recently, a great fan of the Christmas season, who asked when we’re putting our tree up. “Well,” I hesitated, “we’re waiting until December 21st.” A conversation was sparked about how differently God calls families to within his Kingdom. They have felt called to really CELEBRATE holidays, and are gifted with the talent to do so in a wonderful and beautiful way. Brad and I feel called to explore a different kind of Christmas this year. “Slow Christmas” When Christmas is over we often wish we had done it differently. A couple of years ago I made a note from a book on mountaintop mining.…