We have talked a lot about how rough 2020 has been, and rightly so. Everyone has been frustrated, worried, concerned, and grieved on some level. However, without sidelining that reality, there is also much to celebrate.
At Kossuth, we corporately put James 1:27 into practice through ministry efforts collectively called Engage. One of those efforts is the organization of a Foster Closet. We collect donations of items that are typically needed by a family upon receiving a new placement of a child.
I don’t know how your advent celebrations look or what obstacles you’ve encountered. But I do know that the hard things are the good things, and the most important thing is to keep going and not quit. Keep pursuing the good, even if it is hard—and even if it doesn’t look like the ideal you had imagined.