Posts from March 2021

Posts from March 2021

Easter – It’s all about you!

I don’t know if you noticed it… but we live in a culture where we are conditioned and encouraged to believe that life is ‘all about you’… your needs, your ambitions, your desires, your freedom, your way! Be who you want to be! Live how you want to live! The self is elevated above all else, even to the detriment of others. One need only glance at social media to see that society has embraced the narrative that it’s all…

Village Craft Fair all set once again

The Mudgeeraba Uniting Church’s popular Village Craft Fair returns again in 2021 offering a wide range of stalls. Running over two days on Friday14th and Saturday 15th May 2021 , shoppers will find a plenty of perfect gift ideas from stall-holders selling their home-made products. The range and quality of goods has to be seen to be believed! As well there will be pre-loved jewellery, books and art, cakes, slices, jams, chutneys and plants. A cafe provides morning and afternoon…

Easter! More than hot-cross buns!

It was just a few days after Christmas when the major supermarkets in Australia stocked their shelves with Good Friday’s hot-cross buns. They do it every year in spite of howls of protests from the general public. Of course, for the retail sector Easter is simply another marketing opportunity and clearly, the product sells, so for all those who protest many more don’t share their concern. The significance of the Christian seasons is of little interest to the likes of…