Pentecost, Confirmation, and Cookies: The cookies are a great idea but it reminds me of one of the few things that I bemoan about evangelical protestantism; we seem to ignore the power of communal traditions that can bridge generations.
Many Jewish people in the United Kingdom observe Shavuot, which is the second of three major Jewish festivals that focus on historical and agricultural importance. The other two are Passover and Sukkot. Shavuot follows Passover by 50 days. Shavuot occurs on the sixth day of the month of Sivan in the Jewish calendar... Avert happy Shavuot from all of us here at Serene