Articles on Secular-topics:holidays/christmas

Merry Christmas from Cru

Cru staff members wishing you a Merry Christmas in their heart language.

4 Things That Will Stop You From Going Broke Over the Holidays

Don’t let your holiday spending get out of control. These four tips will help you rein in your spending and let you focus on making your Christmas more meaningful.

Immanuel: God is With Us?

Neil Downey compares the week between Christmas and New Year's Day to our current era in history - the time between Christ's first and second coming.

How to Focus on Heaven, Not Self, This Holiday Season

Do you easily get caught up with to-do lists or find yourself focusing on stuff rather than God or others around the holidays? Here are some helpful reminders.

Awaken to God's Love

Darryl Smith, National Director of the High School ministry, eats a Sweet Potato pie and explains how the Christmas Story demonstrates God's love.

Are you struggling to fit God in this Christmas?

Are you longing for God, but struggling to fit Him in? It is not too late. God need not be fit in. He is in already.

How to Turn Holiday Conversations Toward Jesus

Ideas to turn conversations – from Thanksgiving to New Year's Day – toward Jesus.

6 Tips for Starting Holiday Traditions of Your Own

Do you want to establish your own traditions with your family and friends this holiday season? Here are six ways to help you do just that.

Celebrate a “First” This Christmas

This Christmas you can introduce someone to Jesus in a fresh way.

History Starts and Ends With Jesus

Jesus, our Alpha and Omega, existed before Creation and will return to rule forever. He is the consistency our hearts long for.

Silent Night, Lonely Night

Lessons from Siberia on how to survive, even thrive, in dark days.

A Different Take on a Beloved Carol

Jesus did not come to liberate us from suffering, but to free our spirits as we go through the suffering that is part of life. He makes it possible for us to connect with God — to know Him personally.

Outreach Ideas for Christmas

Consider creative ways to help people see Christ in Christmas this holiday season.

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