Victories in Christmas Wars 2010!

by Brenda Verner -- The first week of Advent 2010 produced predictable assaults upon Christmas. This year, however, the immediate Christian reactions to these planned mean-spirited actions proved to be formidable rebuffs more…

Behold the sheer beauty of Christmas

by Brenda Verner -- Because Christmas Advent begins this week, it would be appropriate for Christians to stop and contemplate the true meaning of Christmas and to examine the wonderful legacies that more…

To whom do Americans owe thanks?

by Brenda Verner -- May the Lord Jesus Christ bless and keep you and your family on this Thanksgiving Day that is set aside to exhibit our gratefulness for the bountiful gifts more…

Ring the Christmas church bells!

by Brenda Verner -- There are many familiar traditions associated with Christmas that we expect to experience as members of families, churches and communities each Advent season. We expect to see red more…

Christmas lost, Christmas regained

by Brenda Verner -- Given the times we live in, people like me are more than a little grateful to have grown up in pre-politically correct America. We knew life during a more…

No, Santa Claus will not replace Jesus

by Brenda Verner -- Over the past 50 years, consistent organized campaigns to de-Christianize American history, deprive us of our Christian perceptions of ourselves as a people and expunge God from the more…