Everyone enjoys the festive lights, celebrating the gift of electrical light bulbs from Thomas Edison. Many enjoy the happy colored paper decorations in red, green and white signifying the contributions of the Mexican people to our nation and indeed, the world. The gift giving is reflective of the gifts that nature gives to all of us in the world, without regard to religious belief.
Who are Christians to insist that the Christmas holiday be celebrated with Christ? Just because over seventy percent of all Americans identify themselves as Christians does not mean they have the right to dictate how people should celebrate Christmas. It’s not like they are a majority of the population. It’s not as if Christmas has any particular religious meaning. It’s all about reindeer and elves and jolly old Santa and tree decorating. So get up off your knees, get out of church and celebrate Christmas with the rest of us at the