Tuesday, December 02, 2008

Christmas Gift Suggestions For Those Embracing Gospel Poverty

  1. a begging bowl
  2. flour (+ floursack for making clothes afterward)
  3. a joyful song
  4. a bamboo walking stick
  5. a biodegradable holy card of St. Francis
  6. distressed jeans from Goodwill
  7. a bag of compost, fully rotted
  8. our promise to join them for a week and not buy anything. And he/she can laugh out loud if we buckle.
  9. our gratitude for their witness

  10. and finally, last but not least,

  11. floss

1 comment:

Kiwi Nomad 2008 said...

You can always be relied on to give me a laugh. Especially now when my class of five year olds has a few too many new little energetic boys wanting to roll around the floor all day!