Purpose of Christmas criticism part 1
Recently I was walking down the aisles of Sam's Club and I bumped into The Purpose of Christmas by Pastor Rick Warren. Pastor Warren also wrote The Purpose Driven Life. When I picked up the book I found myself shaking my head in disbelief at how Pastor Rick Warren wanted to portray Christmas. He talks about how the true meaning of Christmas is about the unassuming birth of a peasant boy mentioning how astounding it is that the birth of Jesus causes traffic jams on Christmas.
One should wonder why Jesus didn't provide us with a better transportation system. This would've been an easy thing to provide. We might not have traffic jams if we had the flying car. We'd have that flying car by now if it wasn't for Christian fundamentalists burning the most scientifically advanced library we had in the era when the legend of Jesus was created. Have you ever heard of the burning of the Library of Alexandria? That "peasant baby boy" contributed to the destruction of one of our most important sources of