Q: I almost hate Christmas, because we always end up spending far more than we intended, and it takes months to pay off our credit cards. A: I suspect many people feel as you do, even if they don't express it.
Q: Why did some people try to kill Jesus right after He was born? A: You're referring to the violent action that Herod, who was king over that part of the world, took after he learned about Jesus' birth.
Q: I know Christmas is supposed to be a happy time, but it won't be for me. I got talked into doing something bad, and now I'll be spending the next few Christmases in prison.
Q: If God really wants us to go to heaven when we die, why did Jesus have to come into the world? A: One reason God sent Jesus Christ into the world was so we could know -- really know -- what God is like.
Q: I admit I've always been jealous of my sister. A: Jealousy isn't often listed today as one of the major sins, but it should be, because it is wrong in the eyes of God and can have devastating effects on our lives. Why is jealousy so wrong?
Q: Our son is coming home from college this Christmas, and we're kind of dreading it. A: I suspect you're already on the right track; spending the holidays arguing not only would create conflict and tension, but it probably wouldn't solve anything.