The Boundless Show with Lisa Anderson
November 27, 2019

Making the Holidays Fun: Episode 617

52:56 – 

Adding spirit to the holiday season, plus an Advent study on the names of Jesus, and should she give up career influence for more pay?

Featured musical artist: Daniel Bashta

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The Boundless Show: Roundtable Segment
Roundtable Segment

Create a Christmas to Remember

21:27 – 

From fleeing a tornado to enduring a carjacking to dealing with divorcing parents, the holidays haven’t always been rosy for our panel. And while most of us have (so far) avoided such year-end disasters, the holidays can still be a time of disappointment and angst for many. How can we not just fend off the blues, but proactively create a spirited calendar (and mindset) that make Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s full of hope and good cheer? We’ll help you think through ideas to put into practice.  

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The Boundless Show: Culture Segment
Culture Segment

Christmas and the Names of Jesus

Guests: Asheritah Ciuciu,

24:52 – 

Family strife occasionally made Christmas less than merry for Asherita Ciuciu. But since getting married, creating new traditions and paring down her expectations, Christmas has taken on a whole new vibe. One of Asheritah’s go-to strategies is prioritizing Advent, including a focus on the many names of Christ. In fact, she’s written a devotional on the subject titled “Unwrapping the Names of Jesus.” We talk through a few favorites as well as tested strategies for trading the Christmas hype for a more meaningful mode of celebration.

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The Boundless Show: Inbox Segment
Inbox Segment

Take the Money and Run?

Guests: Jennifer Scheck,

4:13 – 

A listener has a great job where she manages about a hundred employees. She’s eyeing a job opening elsewhere that sounds like a step down responsibility-wise, but pays more than $10,000 a year more. Is it worth it to leave her prestigious job for far more pay? Human Resources expert Jenn Scheck has some advice.

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