Why do we celebrate Christmas? About two weeks ago this question was asked of adults and children in a major US city (up north) by a Fox news reporter. The responses were unbelievable. One child came close with “so Jesus can give us presents.” We all enjoy the family time, festive activities, eating and giving/exchanging gifts, but let’s not forget the Reason for the Season, Jesus Christ. Jamie Gardner has put a quote in this paper several times how we are only one generation from loosing out freedom, folks its not just our freedom. Take a good look at the mess our country is in, when we started to erode Christian values we began the downward spiral of respect for one another and human life. We can blame it on many things, but the main reason is God has been left out.
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