Unplug the Christmas Machine: A Complete Guide to Putting Love and Joy Back into the Seasonis a guide to creating a joyful, stress-free holiday season. Authors Jo Robinson and Jean Coppock Staeheli answer questions such as "How can I reduce the stress of preparing for Christmas?" and "How can I make our celebration more spiritual and less materialistic?"
A blog post by Gail Forsyth-Vail on the UUA's Call and Response blog site discusses the secularization of Christmas in 19th-century America: "UUs and the Battle for Christmas."
On the UUA Worship Web, read "Reimagining the Christmas Story: a Metanoia Moment," by David A. Miller.