The True Meaning of Christmas

It’s Christmas time once again, the perfect time to remind ourselves and others of the true meaning of Christmas. Put aside the shopping and parties, the boxes and bags, the gifts and the bows, and remember that God himself came into this world to save all those who would believe. And His name was Jesus, meaning Savior, because He would save the world from sin.

As we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, I could not think of a better “true meaning of Christmas” speech than that delivered by Linus of Charlie Brown fame. So, I hope you enjoy this video clip from A Charlie Brown Christmas as you celebrate this year. We at Bible or Not would like to wish our readers and the world a blessed and happy Christmas. See video clip here…
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It is Not the Gift, But the Thought that Counts

I remember as a kid putting together my Christmas list every year, just like many kids do. At that age it was all about me. As I got to be an older kid I started making two lists; one for me, and one for those in my family. But still being a kid, I had very little money to buy presents with, which was disappointing to me.

It is not the gift, but the thought that counts. – Bible or Not?

I recall being taught by my mother at this young age that it wasn’t the size or cost of the gift, but it was the thought behind it that counted. What a relief! Well, it’s the same with God. Find out if this quote is from the Bible or Not, and the Biblical perspective on both giving and receiving gifts this Christmas time.
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