I'm aware the society my mother grew up in was radically different from the one I grew up in and the rate of change seems to be increasing more and more rapidly. I'm sure that the way she taught me was how the faith was handed down to her, but it was already not enough for me in my youth. I have to do something drastically different to encourage my children to remain faithful!
Did you know you can bless your Christmas tree? I didn't; and I can't wait to take advantage of the knowledge this year. Just a few notes on the tree itself... One of the earliest stories relating to the Christmas tree is that of the eighth-century Catholic missionary, Saint Boniface. He cut down an oak… Continue reading Christmas Tree Blessing; Free Printout