What We Read This Week

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week!


2012 Holiday Toys: KidsPost Reviews the Hot Toys

Starting your holiday shopping this weekend? Our friends at KidsPost asked kids from 10 area schools to test 75 toys, games and crafts…Read Full Article

From Washington Post: On Parenting

The business card isn’t dead. It’s just evolving.…Read Full Article

From The Globe and Mail


Why ‘Black Friday’ Has Dark Roots

Black Friday may not yet be a bigger holiday than Thanksgiving, but it certainly has a bigger marketing budget. Retailers may have needed it to overcome the term’s long and negative history…Read Full Article

From NPR: The Two-Way


The Quiet Ones

It’s only natural that silence is becoming an endangered species in a society that views shouting as the most common form of civil discourse. In any shared space, you can expect to hear someone talking on a cell phone or singing along to songs playing on their iPods…Read Full Article

From Spirituality & Practice


Pope’s Book on Jesus Challenges Christmas Traditions

It’s Christmas, but not as you know it: a new book released this week by Pope Benedict XVI looks at the early life of Jesus – and debunks several myths about how the Nativity unfolded…Read Full Article

From CNN


Legislation to permit women to become bishops was blocked in the church’s governing General Synod on Tuesday, a result that has drawn harsh criticism in Parliament…Read Full Article

From The Calgary Herald

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Author:Wood Lake Publishing

At Wood Lake Publishing we are passionate about supporting and encouraging an emerging form of Christianity, which is rooted in ancient wisdom and attentive to the movement of spirit in our day. Visit us online at woodlakebooks.com


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