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LifeWay Research: 89% of churches will have services on Christmas Day
What happens when Christmas falls on a Sunday?
LifeWay Research: 89% of churches will have services on Christmas Day. LifeWay Research: 89% of churches will have services on Christmas Day. Christmas Eve.
A Passive Aggressive Christmas
The Most Uncomfortable Christmas Verse
"But women will be saved by childbearing," may not mean what you think it means.
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The Most Uncomfortable Christmas Verse Leer en español. "But women will be saved by childbearing," may not mean what you think it means. The Most Uncomfortable Christmas Verse.
Christmas 2016
A white Christmas is a fresh reminder of Christ's work.
Dec 25, 2016. all is well. Christmas 2016. Christmas 2016. A white Christmas is a fresh reminder of Christ's work. Well, this is my first Christmas in Wheaton, Illinois.
10 Books You Should Read to Your Kids This Christmas
I celebrate the season by reading stories to my kids. Here are our favorites.
10 Books You Should Read to Your Kids This Christmas. I celebrate the season by reading stories to my kids. The Christmas Day Kitten. by James Herriot (illustrated by Ruth Brown).
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.
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?
Why Millions Watched this Church Christmas Video
The underage narrators get the story right. Almost.
Reporting | Church. Why Millions Watched this Church Christmas Video. The underage narrators get the story right. Almost. Kate Shellnutt. Image: Southland
As The Year Turns
Professor shares poetry from Milton and Donne.
Those words come toward the end of WH Auden's For the Time Being: A Christmas Oratorio. I try to read it every Christmas season. The Christmas season ends.
When Christmas Meets the ‘Umbrage Industry’Subscriber Access Only
If history is any guide, there’s no escaping the hostilities that erupt every December.
When Christmas Meets the 'Umbrage Industry'. There is no easier way for politicians or pundits to rally the base this time of year than hyping the “War on Christmas” by liberal elites.
21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts
Holiday book list: CT Women writers recommend their favorites.
Opinion | Pop Culture. 21 Books Worth Giving as Christmas Gifts. In anticipation of Christmas, we asked CT Women writers to report on the one book they'd recommend as a gift.
Here’s What Happens When Christmas Falls on a Sunday
Just 1 in 10 churches will cancel worship services this December 25.
Research. Here's What Happens When Christmas Falls on a Sunday. More than 7 in 10 Protestant senior pastors say their churches plan to hold Christmas Eve services.
School Christmas Carols Banned in Santa’s Homeland
Turkish government labeled a Grinch for putting students’ holiday traditions on hold.
Turkish government labeled a Grinch for putting students' holiday traditions on hold.
Compassion: 145,000 Children Could Lose Sponsorship by Christmas
Christian charity's largest country, India, no longer lets it transfer money. And now it's run out.
Christian charity's largest country, India, no longer lets it transfer money. And now it's run out.
British Government Affirms Christmas at Work
New report details when workers' faith expression is protected and when it can get them fired.
New report details when workers' faith expression is protected and when it can get them fired.
Magi, Wise Men, or Kings? It’s Complicated.
Christian tradition finds meaning in each of these mysterious monikers.
Bearing gifts, they traversed afar, following yonder star through the back of the sanctuary in the grand crescendo of our beloved annual Christmas pageant.
Weekend Edition - December 31
Book recommendations from Christianity Today, The Gospel Coalition, and Desiring God
And finally, at the request of several readers I am posting this list before the end of the year because some people would like to refer to it as they do their Christmas shopping. Enjoy!
They Will Know We Are Christians by Our DrinksSubscriber Access Only
In the Muslim world, Christians have a complicated relationship with alcohol.
The deadliest incident faced by the persecuted church last Christmas wasn't radical Islamists. In its place is local moonshine, which can be dangerous, as the Christmas deaths attest.
Why Advent Is More Jewish Than You Think
As a Messianic Jew, I see the rich origins of this liturgical season.
As a Jew, I'd grown up celebrating Hanukkah. My parents emphasized that Christmas and Easter were Gentile holidays, and as a result, I never paid much attention to them.
Bearing the Light
Light Upon Light. Reflections on Advent and Christmas. Devotion. Week of December 19, 2016. The time is upon us: It is the final full week before Christmas.
The Most Dangerous Thing Luther Did
The Most Dangerous Thing Luther Did
And other facts about Bible translation that transformed the world.
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