The holiday decorations are being put up. Candy canes appear at the grocery store checkout area. Most people enjoy the seasonal celebration, but there’s also a tension in the air.
Christian families want Christmas to be more spiritual, less commercial—more about Jesus and less about Santa.
Naturally, when it comes to the Christmas story, Mary receives most of the attention. A virgin teenage mother gives birth to the Christ child—what a headline!
Often Joseph appears as a tag-along character, with donkeys, shepherds, and wise guys. But Joseph’s role in the story, and his unique ancestry, is monumental.
Whether you’re reading the Bible as a family this Summer, or simply seeking to lead your family in faith, you might be wondering…
Shouldn’t we be having “spiritual” conversations as a family?