Why Christmas? Paperback

Alpha Course: The Christmas Edition of Why Jesus?

by Nicky Gumbel

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'Why Christmas?' - from Nicky Gumbel and the team behind the Alpha Course - is the most popular Christmas-themed evangelistic booklet. It's a short 22-page guide to Christmas from a Christian perspective with help for readers who wish to respond to its message. 

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Why Christmas?

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  • Want to share the truth of Christmas in a way anyone can understand?
  • Why Christmas? comes from the makers of the Alpha Course
  • Perfect for people new to faith, or curious about Christmas' meaning

Why Christmas? is the specially designed Alpha Course resource booklet for Christmas by Nicky Gumbel. This small and handy booklet is an easy to read evangelical give-away with superb illustrations.

The Christmas version of the Alpha resource booklet, 'Why Jesus?' helps you to understand why Jesus is important in your life and how you can become closer to him through the activities and practices of the Christian faith.

In Christianity, Christmas is the celebration of Jesus' birth. 'Why Christmas?' discusses the meaning of Christmas from a Christian perspective.

'Why Christmas' considers the following areas:

  • What is important about Christmas?
  • Why people get so excited about Jesus?
  • Why did Jesus die?

This booklet is a great read if you want to understand the meaning and importance of Jesus in the Christian Faith. 'Why Christmas' is an official Alpha Course resource and should prove to be a valuable asset to all guests and leaders during the Christmas season.

'Why Christmas?' is a perfect stocking filler for friends and family as it is extremely educational and informative about the real reason for Christmas.

Why Christmas? by Nicky Gumbel was published by Alpha in May 1995 and is our 5599th best seller. The ISBN for Why Christmas? is 9781898838463.

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Is this book suitable for a 13yr old boy

A:Thanks for your interest in Why Christmas? This booklet is produced by The Alpha Course and written by Nickie Gumble. It is a Christmas version of the Why Jesus booklet intended as an outreach give-away to people new, interested, or currently unconnected to the Christian faith. Written with adults in mind, this title would be a suitable introduction to the place of Christmas and the centrality of Jesus for most teenagers from 13 upward. Why Christmas is an inexpensive little booklet, so it might be a good idea to order one and make a decision on your experience of the actual item. Yours,

Publisher's Description

Why Christmas? is a wonderful evangelistic tool to give during the Advent and Christmas season.

Many churches give Why Christmas as a gift to guests during a Christmas-themed Alpha celebration Dinner or place them into Christmas bulletins. These booklets also make a great addition to a church welcome packet or for your greeters to give to each guest attending an Advent or Christmas services.

This booklet is the Christmas edition of the popular "Why Jesus?" with a seasonal themed cover.
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Details for Why Christmas?

Author / Artist
Book FormatBooklet
PublisherAlpha (May 1995)
Edition2nd Revised edition
Recommended for Agesfrom 15 years
Number of Pages22
Thickness1 mm
Height135 mm
Width110 mm
Product Code9193
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