The Real Christmas Story: Matthew 1:18 – 2:12

Matthew 1:18 – 2:12 (ESV) 18 Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. 19 And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her…

The Actual Christmas Story from the Gospel of Luke

Luke 2:1-20 1 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that the whole empire should be registered. 2 This first registration took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. 3 So everyone went to be registered, each to his own town. 4 And Joseph also went up from the town of Nazareth in Galilee, to Judea, to the city…

Music Review- Taylor Swift: Christmas Tree Farm

“Christmas Tree Farm” is a new yuletide single from singer and songwriter Taylor Swift. She wrote the lyrics for the song and even co-produced it with Jimmy Naples. The song describes a love for the holiday season. In a signature move, it describes spending time with a loved one, drinking cider, sitting by the fire,…

Top 10 Odd Christmas Movies

There are so many amazing Christmas films. It’s A Wonderful Life, Elf, Home Alone, and so many others. However, there are a few movies that are centered during the Yuletide Season that are not necessarily capturing the spirit of the holiday. This has caused many to debate whether or not they are “Christmas movies.” Here…

2019 Christmas Songs For Your Music Download List

It is Christmastime, everyone! I hope that you are having a good time celebrating the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ while enjoying the Happy Holidays. Of course, the Christmas season would not be complete without the music. Here is a list of some new songs and covers of some old favorites that…

‘Noelle’ Review- Super Duper Cheesy

Joining in on the parade of Christmas movies, Disney Plus releases Noelle on their streaming service. Directed and written by romantic comedy enthusiast Marc Lawrence, this feature tries to tap into that holiday buzz. Noelle Kringle (Anna Kendrick) is trying to teach her brother Nick (Bill Hader) to take over the business of being Santa…

Music Review- Lindsey Stirling: We Three Gentlemen Medley

Lindsey Stirling is bringing her talent to the Christmas season. With her violin, some holiday cheer, and some yuletide classics, Stirling brings on a charming and delightful melody with ‘We Three Gentlemen Medley.’ Mixed with the Christmas songs “We Three Kings,” “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen,” “Carol of the Bells,” and a few others, Stirling…

Cyber Monday 2019: ‘The Seven Royals: All Good Things’

Looking for a Christmas present to buy this Cyber Monday? Give my fantasy novel “The Seven Royals: All Good Things” a try! The book has had numerous appearances in media including TheBlaze’s The Drew Berquist Show, BoldTV’s Diane Falzone, and it was shouted on Fox New by The Five the very lovely Dana Perino. It has been very humbling to…

Thanksgiving Repost 2019

I am going to dispense with the politically correct version of the first celebrated Thanksgiving Feast, and tell it how I believe it happened based on my own studies on the matter. A band of Pilgrims, seeking freedom from religious persecution, fled from the British Empire and set sail on the Mayflower. They endured harsh…

Movie Review- The Christmas Chronicles

The Christmas Chronicles is directed by Clay Kaytis and is one of the few Netflix original films not to have gratuitous gore, foul language, and “adult content.” That alone is a nice holiday gift for 2018. Siblings Teddy (Judah Lewis) and Kate (Darby Camp) live with their mother Claire (Kimberly Williams-Paisley). As Christmas approaches, they are still dealing with…

Music Review- Lindsey Stirling: Santa Baby

The Deluxe Edition of Lindsey’s Christmas Album “Warmer in the Winter” has so many great songs like Christmas C’Mon, but also her cover of Santa Baby. In a rare musical treat, Stirling not only plays her violin and dances with her acrobatic style, she also sings. This is an early Christmas gift for all of us who are…

Thanksgiving (Revisited) in 2018

I am going to dispense with the politically correct version of the first celebrated Thanksgiving Feast, and tell it how I believe it happened based on my own studies on the matter. A band of Pilgrims, seeking freedom from religious persecution, fled from the British Empire and set sail on the Mayflower. They endured harsh…

Music Review- Lindsey Stirling: Christmas C’mon feat. Becky G

Lindsey Stirling released her newest album Warmer in the Winter, available now. Stirling’s previous album Brave Enough features the inspiring songs Lost Girls and her single Mirage. Previously, I review her music video Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy a well choreographed song. Today, I’m reviewing her latest music video and song Christmas C’Mon featuring the vocal talent of Becky G. Like everything that…

Constitution Day: The Forgotten Holiday

As citizens of the United States of America, we celebrate several patriotic holidays. Independence Day celebrates our freedom from tyranny with hot dogs and fireworks. Thanksgiving reminds us how two very different peoples can join together to celebrate what God has done for them. Patriot Day helps us to never forget September 11th, 2001 and 2012 to remind…