You're not supposed to have a Christmas tree if You're Christian
November 17, 2012 at 11:22 AM
Jeremiah 10: 1-5 does talk about cutting down a tree and decorating it. God and Idols 1 Hear what the LORD says to you, O house of Israel. 2 This is what the LORD says: "Do not learn the ways of the nations or be terrified by signs in the sky, though the nations are terrified by them. 3 For the customs of the peoples are worthless; they cut a tree out of the forest, and a craftsman shapes it with his chisel.
4 They adorn it with silver and gold; they fasten it with hammer and nails so it will not totter.
5 Like a scarecrow in a melon patch, their idols cannot speak; they must be carried because they cannot walk. Do not fear them; they can do no harm nor can they do any good."
Lol, last time I checked no one in my house was worshipping the Christmas tree and thinking of it as an idol. But then, I also do not celebrate Christmas as a Christian holiday. To me it's secular just like Thanksgiving or the Fourth of July.