Wait Not, Want Not: Why Bother with December 1st to Christmas Eve?
A new weekend column - Touching Base - from David Keen.
Someone has given us a chocolate advent calendar.
There are 4 problems with this:
1. It will rot my kids teeth, or make me fatter, or both.
2. Daily fights over which of the kids will open it.
3. They’ll now expect a chocolate advent calendar every year
4. Possibly the most serious … chocolate advent calendars destroy society, the soul and the planet.
and if you're at Yeovil Family Church on Sunday morning, you may recognise some of the themes....