Here’s an interview with the director of the documentary film GIFT, about the gift economy. On the rise in secular culture, the notion of “gift” has long been a principle of faith communities. How might we encourage and heighten awareness of how our congregations can participate in the gift culture? After all, we are all recipients of the abundance of the Creator! (Photo: Deklofenak, Big Stock Photo)
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The late Rev. Sharron Riessinger Blezard served as an ELCA pastor for 15 years before her death from breast cancer on July 10, 2021. She came to ordained ministry after teaching secondary and college English, working in non-profit management and public relations, and moonlighting as a freelance writer. See more posts by Sharron R. Blezard.