Linus Tells the Christmas Story to Charlie Brown

Still one of my favorite movies, here’s the clip from A Charlie Brown Christmas where Linus tells Charlie Brown about the meaning of Christmas. Watched this the other day with . . . → Read More: Linus Tells the Christmas Story to Charlie Brown

Friday’s Flip Book – Christmas Eve Edition (12/24/10)

‘Twas the day before Christmas 2010. Here are some links for you as you wind down from the year:

An article at CNN on why “Christian-famous” pastor Francis Chan left his church. “Even in my own church I heard the words, ‘Francis Chan’ more than I heard the words, ‘Holy Spirit.’”
A whole mess of free Christmas music . . . → Read More: Friday’s Flip Book – Christmas Eve Edition (12/24/10)

Material Possessions and Wealth in light of Christmas

"With us, God"

For me, as the year wraps up and Christmas draws near, Jesus usually gets swallowed up in all the hoopla. There’s always some last minute talk of gifts or preparations or whatnot, and the whole point, Emmanuel–literally “with us, God”–gets swept under the rug. I always get to this point, and the end . . . → Read More: Material Possessions and Wealth in light of Christmas