How To Celebrate Christmas As A Christian
Know the steps to celebrate Christmas as a Christian and celebrate like a Christian
Posted By- Khyati Rathod | Posted On - Dec 02, 2019
Christmas means a lot to all Christian. Christmas can be celebrated by all Christians.all the Christians and many without specific faith recognize the time of the year as an opportunity for goodwill to all people. In this time some remember all of those lovely presents, while others may remember all those great feasts on Christmas day at a family member’s house. If you would like to celebrate the occasion for primarily Christian purposes, then here we come out with this article to show you how-to Christian celebrate Christmas. There where we know that the celebration of Christmas is celebrated by Christian is a different thing then celebrated Christmas by Indians or another country. Here are some of the other steps to show you for your better experience.
Step 1: On this remember that Jesus was not born on either December 25th or January 7th. It’s likely he was born in either September or the Spring. However, that doesn’t mean that you can’t celebrate, his birthday on December 25th. Just keep this in mind that in case anyone tries to put you down the celebrating a religious Christmas.
Step 2: observe Advent. Buy or make a wreath with only branches, and no decorations in it. Place inside with the four comers or the wreath, a candle. Three of the candies should be purple, and one of them pink. Light the first candle on the first Sunday of Advent: two candies on the second Sunday of Advent, etc. Light the pink candle on the third Sunday during the Advent. This is all in anticipation of the birth of the Messiah.
Step 3: On this Christmas season sing an Advent song, during Advent, such as “O come to Divine Messiah,” “O come O come, Emmanuel,” etc.
Step 4: Read the Christmas story in the Bible. You could read it at least once on Christmas Eve. by yourself or aloud to your family, once a week in December, or every day in December, or else Every day in December and do it whatever makes it feel right for you. No more thinking that what people say, how look I am and whatever thinking, Just go ahead and do whatever you feel good to make this day a more special. When you read the Bible on this day that can make your day more meaningful.
Step 5: this Christmas day especially Go to Church. Try to go to church on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day. if you have time and the ability then go both days! However, don’t limit yourself to those days. Everyone’s extra busy in December but try to make room at least twice more than usual to go to church. If you have children or a child or teen yourself, also see if your church is doing a Christmas pageant. Whenever you go to the Church on this day it gives you the best peace ever on this day.
Step 6: pray if you are feeling stressed about gift buying or if the house will look perfect or of the food done on time, just take a few minutes. Breath, Pray and go back to what you were doing with a clear head. Pray for you, for your family and friends, say all the things you have done in your past what if its good or bad but just say it and pray it with a pure heart.
Step 7: Display a Nativity Scene. Set it up wherever you like. On the mantel is popular, because it is a very prominent place. You can set it up all it once, or you can add everyone but baby Jesus, and only add him on Christmas Eve. some people even put a baby Jesus on the other side of the room and move him closer to the nativity scene every evening, like a countdown, until he is a manager of this Christmas Eve. display some of these types of nativity scenes to make your day and a moment special.
Step 8: Asses your present giving. This Christmas you have to buy twelve presents for each of your children, plus $100 gifts for your aunt and uncle? Do you think this is showing the Christian’s Christmas spirit? If not, try to tone it down. Let relatives know you won’t be giving expensive gifts, or even any gifts if you choose, this year. or you could suggest a drawing and everyone only buys one other person one present. On this day for your Children, perhaps include something religious in their gifts. Send a letter to Santa, suggesting that he have a bible in each child’s sticking. All the family members have one hope that this day has a lot of fun, happiness, enjoyment and more gifts. If children have a gift this day then it will give them a big smile on their faces.
Step 9: Talk to Your Family. If you have older children or teens and haven’t celebrated a very Christian Christmas before they aren’t going to understand the change. Tell them and any other family members it may concern that you want to celebrate Christmas for Jesus. Explain why it’s important to you in a calm fashion.
Step 10: This special occasion has a good dinner party to enjoy the day. At the dinner table, says Grace, before beginning to eat, in order to thank Our Lord for this feast that you are about to eat, & to also thank him for coming into the world to be our savior. In a dinner table make all the foods who like the most and make a special dish for everyone. Food is the best part for everyone and that can make an instant mood change of children, adults or senior citizens.
Step 11: Either donate or volunteer with your favorite charity. Remember one thing that Christ always taught us that we are to love our neighbors and help them whenever we can. Donation is the way you are good to others. If you charity something who needs this then something also good for you.
Step 12: On this Christmas sing carols. Not just Christmas “songs” such as “Frosty the Snowmen” and “Jingle Bells” but the Christmas actual carols are “Silent Night” “Joy to The World” “What Child Is This” there are many carols sing in this Christmas days.
Step 13: Love the neighbor. Christmas is a great time to demonstrate the Christian value of loving your neighbors. Be considerate of your neighbors during Christmas, offer help if they need it or be sociable with good wishes, a card or even a gift. Give a card is the best thing that you should give to your neighbors. When you give a Christmas card to your neighbors then the relation of you and your neighbor is get a big bond. So give Christmas cards and gifts to your neighbor.