What is the reason for the season? Jesus! of course. There are a number of other messages trying to grab your attention. Does Santa get a seat at the Christmas tree? Is there room for world peace? We’ll look at some of the Christmas “players” in 2018 and see who should be at the celebration. We answer the question “Why?” this Sunday in our Bible study – the Reason for the Season.
It can be hard to snap into the warmth of the Christmas spirit in July. The reason is because it’s too hot! All joking aside – the Christmas spirit has nothing to do with hot chocolate and pine trees decked out in tinsel. The Christmas spirit is the joy of knowing that God kept his promise to send a Savior.
There are plenty of legends surrounding the jolly ole’ elf. What did Martin Luther have to do with it? Watch and find out!
John the Baptist was the herald of Messiah. Joseph was Jesus step father. God’s plan to save the world takes shape in this next lesson. We also spend time looking at the similarity and differences between betrothal and engagement.