The World Community for Christian Meditation -- Feeling angry or stressed out? The World Community for Christian Meditation has information on meditation techniques, readings and more.

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) -- Channel your righteous anger into positive action. Here's one role model, and a worthy cause to support: Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) have used their grief to make real changes in public awareness.

Ship of Fools -- Want to rant? Our friends at Ship of Fools, the slightly irreverent Christian humorists, have a Rant of the Month. You can read their take on some theological outrage or add your own. Go to Ship of Fools and click on "Rant of the Month" in the sidebar.

Living Simply

Alternatives for Simple Living -- This site for the Alternatives community offers resources for individuals and communities interested in living more simply, alternative holiday celebrations and good stewardship.

Ten Thousand Villages -- Consider shopping for holiday gifts at Ten Thousand Villages, an organization that provides vital, fair income to Third World people by marketing their handicrafts in North America. Ten Thousand Villages is a non-profit program of Mennonite Central Committee (MCC), the relief and development agency of Mennonite and Brethren in Christ churches in North America.


Ship of Fools -- Make room for some holy hilarity with Ship of Fools, the magazine of Christian unrest. This United Kingdom based site is not for everyone -- its offbeat sense of humor is skewed enough strike some as irreverent. But if you believe it's a virtue not to take yourself too seriously, give yourself a gift and visit this site.


Stone Pages -- The Alive Now editorial team discovered this site while working on the Stones issue. A fun, interesting site that allows visitors to view European megaliths. Some photos even allow visitors to view the megaliths from various angles.

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