Monthly Archives: December 2016

How do I build a Godly Relationship before marriage ?

1 Corinthians 13:4-7: Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. Love does not demand its own way. Love is not irritable, and it keeps no record of when it has been wronged. … Continue reading

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Why wasn’t Jesus called ‘IMMANUEL’ at birth ?

In the prophecy of the virgin birth, Isaiah 7:14, the prophet Isaiah declared, “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: The virgin will be with child and will give birth to a son, and will call Him Immanuel.” … Continue reading

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Is it right to have a Christmas Tree ?

The modern custom of a Christmas tree does not come from any form of paganism. There is no evidence of any pagan religion decorating a special holiday tree for their mid-winter festivals, although the Romans celebrated the winter solstice with … Continue reading

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What is so special about the Virgin Birth ?

The doctrine of the virgin birth is crucially important ( Isaiah 7:14; Matthew 1:23; Luke 1:27, 34). First, let’s look at how Scripture describes the event. In response to Mary’s question, “How will this be?” ( Luke 1:34), Gabriel says, … Continue reading

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Is it wrong to say “Xmas” instead of “Christmas” ?

There are many who view the word “xmas” as part of an overall “ war on Christmas.” They view it as a blatant attempt to take Christ out of Christmas. While it is undeniable that some useXmasin that manner, the … Continue reading

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Should Christians celebrate Christmas ?

The debate about whether or not Christians should celebrate Christmas has been raging for centuries. There are equally sincere and committed Christians on both sides of the issue, each with multiple reasons why or why not Christmas should be celebrated … Continue reading

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Was Jesus born on December 25 ?

Speculation as to the time of Jesus’ birth dates back to the 3rd century, when Hyppolytus (ca. 170-236) claimed that Jesus was born on December 25. The earliest mention of some sort of observance on that date is in the … Continue reading

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