Happy Easter

In the last post, I talked about how Christians have rejected their Jewish roots for most of Christianity. It was a process that started very soon after the apostle Paul died in Rome. The signs of that split were evident in the book of Acts and in many of the Pauline Epistles. The split wasContinue reading “Happy Easter”

The First Christmas Gifts, Part 1

People say that gift giving at Christmastime has no Biblical basis other than God’s gift of His son Jesus Christ. Consequently, there has been a sustained push from many Christian groups to reduce the importance of gift giving by elevating the message of Jesus’ birth instead. Some even go so far as to deny giftContinue reading “The First Christmas Gifts, Part 1”