Where do all those silly Christmas traditions come from? Do they represent anything? Check out “Stealing Christmas” by Jason Boyett page 83 in Relevant’s Nov/Dec ‘09 edition, you may be surprised how pagan (in origin) our activities actually are.
You can also see “Debunking Christmas” where Boyett shares some Christmas misconceptions and traditional. And here’s a good article by christiananswers.net entitled “What are some of the most common misconceptions about Jesus Christ’s birth?”
Oh come one now, don’t get your undies in a bundle! Just because we may have taken some of our Christmas traditions from pagans and get our facts wrong about the nativity doesn’t mean Christmas is ruined. Just know your Christmas facts!