Rave: Christmas Note #19 — The Meaning of Christmas
When I read news stories like these, I remember that not everyone has forgotten what Christmas means. From Yahoo Finance, an AP new story by Margery Beck:
Anonymous donors pay off Kmart layaway accounts
At Kmart stores, Santa gets help: Anonymous donors are paying off strangers’ layaway accounts
By Margery a. Beck, Associated Press | AP – Fri, Dec 16, 2011 11:33
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The young father stood in line at the Kmartlayaway counter, wearing dirty clothes and worn-out boots. With him were three small children.
He asked to pay something on his bill because he knew he wouldn’t be able to afford it all before Christmas. Then a mysterious woman stepped up to the counter.
http://finance.yahoo.com/news/anonymous-donors-pay-off-kmart-222535611.html for the whole story.