Ten Things to Put Back in Christmas

Let’s please remember what we ought to be about as followers of Jesus. Jarrett spells it out beautifully in this Spirit-led post to his church.

Downward, Upward, and Forward Behind Jesus

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Every year, we hear it: “Put Christ back in Christmas!” “Keep Christ in Christmas!”

Well, truth be told, there are many things Christians need to put back in Christmas. To show the world the true meaning of Christmas, this morning’s sermon is to encourage you to keep doing what I have witnessed you doing since I met you sixteen years ago.

Here are ten things I encourage you to continue teaching others to put back in Christmas:

  1. Put the infant Jesus back in Christmas.

And now, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus (Luke 1:31).

The clamoring to put Christ back in Christmas usually has nothing to do with the infant Jesus. The good news of Christmas is that we worship and serve a God, who for our weakness, became weak; for our vulnerability, became vulnerable; for our salvation, became an…

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