Category: Christmas Season

Jesus is Outside

He was scandalously conceived outside of a proper marriage, born outside of his society’s attention, and immediately a refugee outside his homeland as he fled brutal political power. He brought contempt and rejection upon himself for the company he kept and for daring to assert that God is […]

Hope!

Christmas is a strange holiday and tradition within Christianity.  Its immense popularity speaks to its power, of course, but why?  Why has Christmas practically surpassed Easter in the eyes of contemporary Christian culture?    How has a celebration that only came about a few hundred years after Christ come to […]