We’ve all been there, trying to remember the reason for the season while we race from store to store trying to fabricate the “perfect Christmas.” Join Bill, Denise, Mark, and Andrew as they peel back some of the things that distract us from what Christmas is all about. We explore this topic on the second episode of The Bridge Podcast.
01:10 – Christmas Movies
02:15 – Many Christians don’t like Christmas
04:05 – Teaching kids good habits (Andrew’s kids give toys away)
05:30 – Christmas catalogs “I realized what I DIDN’T have” – Mark
07:20 – “Don’t give gifts, give experiences” – Bill
08:30 – Dealing with Stress, Overspending, and Budgeting – Denise
09:10 – Saving for Christmas – Mark / Christmas Club – Bill
10:10 – Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday, Giving Tuesday
11:55 – Share a Talent Before Unwrapping Gifts – Bill
12:55 – Conquering Grief at Christmastime – Denise
13:50 – Grandfather’s Willow Tree ornaments – Andrew
15:40 – Takeaways – How will you turn Bah Humbug into a Merry Christmas this year?
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