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Is It Wrong to Observe Christmas?
Series: A History of Jesus, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Some Christians think it is wrong to celebrate Christmas, since the date and some of the customs can be traced back to pagan holidays. Articles in this e-book examine the logic. The birth of Jesus is certainly an event worth celebrating, but is December 25 the "wrong" time to do it? The authors once thought Christmas was wrong, but have been persuaded by the evidence that it is wrong to forbid it.
History of Christmases Past
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » History » Social history
A collection of historical information about the traditions of Christmas through the centuries, including the religious aspects, decorations, games, food and plays.
A Christian Christmas Book
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
This book has five chapters. “The Amazing Love Of God” describes the sweetness of a stray cat named Tom. “What Really Is Christmas?” is proof that God has a Son. “God Brings Hope And Joy Out of Despair” is about three women who lost everything but faith. “A Manger For The Sheep” describes the symbolism of the manger. And “The Santa Clause Spirit” reveals the history behind the myth.
Why Do People Kiss Under the Mistletoe?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014 by Juicy Words Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
There is more to the mistletoe plant than just something to kiss under. For example, did you know that the name “mistletoe” is generic and covers a multitude of unrelated plants? Or that its name is a corruption of Anglo-Saxon words meaning dung-twig?
Seeking the Christmas Lamb: Forty Days of Celebrating Christ's Sacrifice Through the Season
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
This guide through the 28 days leading to Christmas and the 12 days of Epiphany contains rich but simple daily readings that trace God’s plan for humanity, from Genesis to Revelation, pivoting on the sacrificial Advent of His Son. Discover how the Christmas season can help you find a new appreciation for Christ’s Advent in your own life!
Warm Memories and Thoughts of Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Enjoy a peaceful moment this Christmas, as you read simple poetic words that take you back to the Christmas' of yesterday, while enjoying the true meaning of Christmas. As an additive to the book...the author has also shared 4 of her favorite Christmas candy recipes; that she has made and shared, throughout many of her Christmas'.
The Sinfini Music Christmas Carol Songbook
Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Carol singing is one of the most time-honoured ways of celebrating the festive period. Sinfini Music invites you to join in, with our easy-to-download set of Christmas carol and song lyrics.
A Little Book of Christmas: An Abundance of Quotes for the Festive Period
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by MTB. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Christmas – what does it mean to you? This little book is full of quotes about the festive season from many familiar and some less familiar personalities. There are funny, cynical, reverent, irreverent, reflective, thought-provoking and even a few controversial ones.
The Island of Misfit Toys and Other Messages of Christmas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Samizdat Creative. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Against the backdrop of a jingle bell, holly jolly Christmas culture, this honest, touching, and grace-filled book will allow you to be grasped by an authentic Christmas message that connects you to something you have longed to hear for a very long time. Hope. A hope that holds you long after all the lights disappear and there's no more yuletide cheer.
My Dancing Day: Reflections of the Incarnation in Art and Music
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,290. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
My Dancing Day leads you through a gallery of masterful art and music into the beauty and joy of the birth of Jesus. This book comes with full color high quality imagery and corresponding musical links to create a multi-media experience of treasured masterpieces. From Handel's Messiah to Fra Angelico's Nativity this book will re-ignite your passion for God while guiding you thru the arts basics.
Jesus the Child We Worship
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
The weeks before Christmas rush by, and we are hardly prepared to celebrate the extraordinary celebrations of God coming among us as a child. Ted Witham invites us to slow down with the Scripture readings set by the daily lectionary and to prepare for this Christmas with daily meditations and invitations to activities in music and art.
Advent for Inquiring Minds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayer
This book contains a topic or person for each day of Advent, beginning with creation and ending with the birth of Jesus. Each chapter has a Bible passage, an explanation and a prayer, and a suggestion for an ornament for a Jesse tree, an Advent tradition. They are suitable for family devotions or personal reflection.
Exploring Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Exploring Christmas takes you on a self-guided journey through the Bible to learn about the humble beginnings of the Lord Jesus Christ's walk on earth. The historical account of His birth illuminates why the Son of God came and how it relates to mankind. Investigate the importance of each of the figures that play a role in the Christmas story.
The Swaddling Clothes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,520. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Helping Hands Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Through the ages, many stories have been told about Mary, Joseph and the birth of the Messiah. Stories of shepherds and sheep, kings, angels, and stables. But there is one story that has never been told. One story that has remained hidden in the fabric of time. The story of The Swaddling Clothes.
Christmas Sermons S
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
The books shares with its readers relevant and biblical sermon outlines focusing on "The Christmas Season"
Becoming Light: An Extra-Traditional Journey from Black Friday to December 24
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Whether you’re a religious person looking to enrich your experience, a secular person wanting to find meaning in these days, a tired person wanting something to newly energize your sense of the season, or whoever, Becoming Light, is a little recipe for a new, expansive experience of these days that stretch and dance and seduce and carry us from the day after Thanksgiving through till December 24.
The Advent of Relationship - 2013 Edition
Price: Free! Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
The Advent of Relationship (2013 Edition) is an advent reader from TJ MacLeslie, the author of Designed for Relationship and Pursuit of a Thirsty Fool. These short daily devotions will help you to prepare to celebrate Christmas and draw you closer to Christ as you reflect on the miracle of Christmas.
In Days to Come: Words for Advent
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
A collection of daily readings for the season of Advent, A collection of daily readings for the season of Advent, with contributions from Jamie Howison, Steve Bell, Rachel Twigg Boyce, Jaylene Johnson, and Malcolm Guite. The sequence of readings begins on November 27 and run through to December 24. Also included are links to Advent music by Jaylene Johnson and Steve Bell.
27 Christmas Carols For Trumpet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
A collection of 27 well known Christmas carols arranged for the trumpet. All music is written in easy key signatures and should be playable by most beginning trumpet players with one year of experience on the instrument. Some of the songs provided include Joy To The World, Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, Deck The Halls, The Twelve Days of Christmas, O Holy Night, and many more.
27 Christmas Carols For Alto Sax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
A collection of Christmas carols written in standard music notation and arranged for solo alto saxophone. Includes seventeen of the most popular traditional carols.