Playlist: The Best New Christmas Music
Be of good cheer: We are in a moment of theologically rich, artistically wonderful recordings.
Playlist: The Best New Christmas Music. Be recommendations. The Advent and Christmas seasons are filled with more than their share of paradoxes.
Pew: Fewer Christians Wish for a ‘Merry Christmas’ This Year
Surveys suggest concerns over any ‘war on Christmas’ would be better focused on religious literacy.
Surveys suggest concerns over any 'war on Christmas' would be better focused on religious literacy. Research. Pew: Fewer Christians Wish for a 'Merry Christmas' This Year.
How to Celebrate Christmas as a Cultural Minority
Christians abroad and Muslims at home helped me find the holy day in the holiday.
Opinion | Discipleship. How to Celebrate Christmas as a Cultural Minority. Christians We sang Christmas songs by candlelight and ate enchiladas. Even
The Contexts for Our Carols
Cherished Christmas carols help us to sing with the saints through the ages.
The Contexts for Our Carols. Cherished Christmas carols help us to sing with the saints through the ages. One of these hymns emerges from the halls of the past each Christmas season.
Which Came First, Christmas or Consumerism?
Judith Flanders teases out the surprising mix of religious and secular elements in many beloved holiday customs.
Which Came First, Christmas or Consumerism? Judith Adam C. English| December 5, 2017. Image: United Collective / Lightstock. Christmas: A Biography Our
Christmas, Christ, and Tamales
Tamales are the vivid recollection of our family’s unity during Christmas time.
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Christmas, Christ, and Tamales Leer en Español. Tamales are the vivid recollection of our family's unity during Christmas time. Tanya Paniagua| December
Charles Dickens Still Haunts Christmas
How a 19th-century story informs the modern holiday spirit.
Charles Dickens Still Haunts Christmas. In the winter of 1843, the author struck on the idea of a Christmas ghost story that would be released in time for the holiday.
Saturday is for Seminars and Church Signs
16 shopping days till Christmas
Signs. 1 of 3. Saturday is for Seminars and Church Signs. 16 shopping days till Christmas |. Ed Stetzer. Image: JanetandPhil / Flickr. 0; tweet; share; email; print.
Advent: The Birth of Christ Is Too Big for One Day
Why our family is celebrating Advent this year.
Dec 4, 2017. advent, christmas, tradition, hope. This weekend, we put up the Christmas lights, started decorating the tree, and then sang Christmas songs at church.
The Holy Ghost of Christmas Past, Present, and Future
Our Christmas stories may be missing their most important character.
The Holy Ghost of Christmas Past, Present, and Future. Our Christmas stories may be missing their most important character. The first Christmas gift came then and there.
How the Coming of the Son Brings Hope to the Fatherless
An overlooked prophecy points to the family togetherness we crave at Christmas.
How the Coming of the Son Brings Hope to the Fatherless. An overlooked prophecy points to the family togetherness we crave at Christmas. We tell two stories around Christmas.
What Your Pastor Really Wants for Christmas
This year, forego the gift cards and get them something they’ll really appreciate.
What Your Pastor Really Wants for Christmas. Learn More. This Christmas, forego the wooden praying hands, the cross-stitched Bible verses, and the clever bobble-heads.
The Generous Soul
Why overcoming the Scrooge in all of us begins with gratitude.
Images. One of my not-so-winsome Christmas traditions involves complaining to family members about the relentlessness of The Christmas Carol. Every
20 Truths from "God's Country"
Reclaiming God’s kingdom vision for the rural church
Brad Roth serves as pastor of West Zion Mennonite Church in Moundridge, Kansas. He grew up baling hay, tending sheep, and shearing Christmas trees on a farm in Illinois.
Cover Story: Blessed Are the Handouts
Why some Christian poverty experts believe we should give cash to the poor, no strings attached.
One year, instead of buying my dad the usual unattractive necktie for Christmas, we bought him a goat. Here's our guide. That Kenyan goat launched a Christmas tradition for my family.
This Christmas, Remember the Refugees
The Nativity scene would be empty without Jews, Arabs, Africans, and displaced people. Here's what that means for your holiday.
Opinion | Discipleship. This Christmas, Remember the Refugees. The mutual. I saw the Kassab family a few days ago and brought the kids a few Christmas gifts.
A Passive Aggressive Christmas
A Passive Aggressive Christmas. Dan Pegoda. 0; tweet; link. share; share; share. expand: email; print. Click the image for a full-size version. A Passive Aggressive Christmas.
CT’s Top 10 Most-Read Christmas Stories
Here are the Christmas articles that readers love most, year after year.
CT's Top 10 Most-Read Christmas Stories. Here are the Christmas articles that readers love most, year after year. 6. 'The Purpose of Christmas' What are you celebrating this Christmas?