Can the Christmas Rush Be Meaningful?

I have a post up over at Relevant Magazine today, contemplating Advent, Christmas preparation, busyness, and meaning. It is another take on the themes I raised in Tuesday’s post. I hope you’ll give it a read and participate in the conversation!

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About Ellen Painter Dollar

Ellen Painter Dollar is a writer focusing on faith, parenting, family, disability, and ethics. She is the author of No Easy Choice: A Story of Disability, Faith, and Parenthood in an Age of Advanced Reproduction (Westminster John Knox, 2012). Visit her web site at for more on her writing and speaking, and to sign up for a (very) occasional email newsletter.

  • Tess

    That article is fantastic. Thanks so much for putting into words what I’ve been feeling about Christmas and didn’t know how to verbalize.

    • Ellen Painter Dollar

      Thanks! Glad it spoke to you.