Why Do We Call It Christmas? (Podcast)

why do we call it Christmas

In our culture, Christmastime means Santa and stockings, reindeer and ribbons, greetings and gifts, and Baby Jesus. But when we’re all wrapped up in the holiday season, we tend to miss what Christmas is all about. On today’s episode, VeggieTales creator Phil Vischer will discuss our holiday traditions and the true meaning of Christmas. Specifically, he’ll be sharing insight from his new film, “Why Do We Call It Christmas?

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Discussion Recap

  • Passion and purpose behind Phil’s new film, “Why Do We Call It Christmas?
  • Origins of holiday traditions
  • Teaching the true meaning of Christmas to your kids

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