Tag: Christmas

24 Verses for Advent

This year, my wife and I are doing an Advent Calendar with our little boy. Here are the 24 verses that we're including (with...

Christmas Myths

Christmas is a few weeks away, and that means it’s time to spread all our favorite Christmas myths, like the myth that Santa Claus...

Resources for Celebrating Advent as a Church

See also: Introduction to the Church’s Liturgical Calendar (article and handout); Understanding Advent and the Liturgical Calendar (podcast); Q&A on Advent and the Christian Year...

An Introduction to the Church’s Liturgical Calendar

The liturgical calendar may seem confusing at first, but it’s simple once you understand the logic.

Christians Invented X-mas

The Greek name for Christ, used hundreds of times in the New Testament, is Χριστός. The first Greek letter, chi, looks like an “X”...

Four Questions About the Incarnation

Why did the Son come at Christmas instead of the Father? Did Mary give birth to God?

An Advent Playlist From Holy Joys

We pray that this Advent Playlist helps to prepare your heart for the coming king.

Resources for Celebrating Advent as a Family

See also: Resources for Celebrating Advent as a Church. The Season Advent, which means “Coming,” is the first season of the Church Year, and always begins...

Christmas: A Time to Review the “A, B, C’s” of...

Read: Philippians 2:1-11 Philippians 2:1-11 reminds us that one of the reasons Jesus came to earth was to teach us the "A, B, C's" of...

Did Jesus Actually Leave His Father’s Throne Above? Christmas and Kenosis

The wonder of Christmas is Immanuel: God with us. The God who eternally exists as Father, Son, and Spirit came to us at Christmas...