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Water With Blessings Cradles of Christ Nativity Display
Water With Blessings Cradles of Christ Nativity Display will be virtual this year so everyone can enjoy experiencing the beauty of the Christmas season safely. All funds raised support the efforts to provide clean water to families in need around the world.
Sr. Larraine Lauter, Executive Director of Water With Blessings, explains, “Our annual Cradles of Christ Nativity Display has gone virtual to provide unique ways to embrace the spirit of giving and receiving this Christmas season.”
Silent Night Auction featuring lots of items starts Thanksgiving Day. You can bid on gift baskets, restaurant gift certificates, Roomba automatic vacuum cleaner, Bed & Breakfast stay, Santa theme baskets, spa packages, manicures, beautiful artisan Nativities. and much more. Track your bids each day to make sure you get the one-of-a-kind gifts you want.
Cradles of Christ – Advent Journey reflection series gives you a few moments of quiet in this busy season. Subscribe to the Advent Devotion for no charge, donations are accepted. Each day you can view a unique Nativity and video description from the owner, read the accompanying scripture verse and reflection. Please sign up for your subscriptions and bidding at our web site:WaterWithBlessings.org.
New donated items and services to the Silent Night Auction are welcome! Deadline for receipt of items is November 5. You are also invited to share your Nativity for the Cradles of Christ Advent Journey by signing up on SignUp Genius link: Share your Nativity Sign Up.
All money raised will support Water With Blessings faith-based program to bring family-sized water filters to villages around the world suffering the effects of unclean water. While this is a very different year for all of us, we trust the Holy Spirit to guide this new effort to provide health for families, whether physically by water, emotionally through giving or spiritually by reflections on what Christmas means.