A Study of Christmas

 Like many other things associated with Christianity, "Christmas" is a combination of pre-Christian, Christian and secular celebrations. The Christkind,Santa Clause, Reindeer, Stockings and Chimneys, Elves,Decorated trees, materialism and St. Nicholas  have nothing to do with the birth of Jesus the Christ. The name "Christmas" is a mixture of Christ and Mass as in Christianity and Catholicism.

It is important that Christians worship God in spirit and in truth and not mix the profane with the holy.

Before the name "Christmas" was coined, the birth of Christ was celebrated as the Mid-Winter Feast, Nativity or Noel (First Birth). These names are more accurate to describe how and why we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.

In the Gospel of Matthew we see that the birth of Christ was a time of reverence, worship, giving and receiving gifts. God gave his son to the world. Christ gave himself to the world. The wise men gave gifts to Christ in honor of his Kingship. Mary and Joseph received Jesus as Christ and so did the wise men.

Worship Christ in spirit and in truth. Remove the secularism from your worship. Give to others in pureness of heart. Receive Christ as your savior.

Celebrate, reverence, worship and honor Christ the Messiah this season and every day of your life and he will give you salvation and abundant life.

Happy Nativity & Happy Noel

From Chris & Diane

We will be playing encores Dec. 21st thru Jan. 3rd

Return to the Im Not The Same Woman I Used To Be Im Free Show Page
Link to Article
Recent Shows
Title Date
A Call to Pray 08-05-2019
08-05-2019
Basketball Outreach Part 2 with Chris and Special Guest Jeffrey Ulyse 07-15-2019
07-15-2019
Chris and Sherman Talk About Basketball As Outreach 07-01-2019
07-01-2019
Ministry Resources: A Book Reading- The Story of Me A Black Nurse 06-24-2019
06-24-2019
All About Equipping The Saints Ministries Outreach- Resources- Academy 6-17-2019
06-17-2019
God Does Have A Dress Code 05-13-2019
05-13-2019
View All Podcasts
Subscribe to Podcast feed
Donations




I'm Not The Same Woman I Used To Be I'm Free is an out reach of Equipping The Saints Ministries Inc. ETS is a a non-profit/non 501c3  organization. Funds will be used to keep this program on the air unless otherwise directed.


Social Media







The Story Of Me

Overcoming Sexual Abuse

The Story of Me a Black Nurse

Mental Health Outreach, INC.





Google+