Category: Advent

"Who Is Jesus Christ to You?"

by Al Tizon "Who is Jesus Christ to you?" I was asked this recently. Although it worth contemplating at any time, it strikes me as a particularly appropriate Christmas question. So thought I'd share...

Christmas vs. the Empire

by Craig Keener In many circles, editorials and sermons on the true meaning of Christmas have become a routine, perhaps almost obligatory, protest against the materialism and rush of the season. Christmas, of course,...

Fear Not

by Heidi Unruh Every year we watch, riveted, as the children in our church perform the Christmas story. One of my favorite moments is when a 4-year-old angel exhorts the shepherds: "Do not be...