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Perspective on the "X" in X-Mas

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by Dave Shirley

Perspective on the "X" in X-Mas

In the Greek alphabet the letter X (chi) may be used as an abbreviation for Christ, a symbol of the anointed Messiah.

When you see X-mas, don’t think they took Christ (X) out of Christmas.

Rather, think of the anointed X or "Messiah of God." Take a moment and renew your thoughts about X, and “Let the word of 'X' dwell in you richly.”

1 Corinthians calls upon the name of X (1 Corinthians 1:2):

. Grace is given by X (1 Corinthians 1:4).

. The Testimony of X (1 Corinthians 1:6).

. The Revelation of X (1 Corinthians 1:7).

. The Day of X (1 Corinthians 1:8).

. Fellowship of X (1 Corinthians 1:9).

. Plead the name of X (1 Corinthians 1:10).

. The Cross of X (1 Corinthians 1:17).

. Preach X crucified (1 Corinthians 1:23).

. Of Him you're in X (1 Corinthians 1:30).

. The Testimony of God is X (1 Corinthians 2:1).

. Have the Mind of X (1 Corinthians 2:16).

. Be Babes in X (1 Corinthians 3:1).

. X is the only foundation (1 Corinthians 3:11).

. You are X’s and X is God's (1 Corinthians 3:23).

. Servant-steward of X (1 Corinthians 4:1).

. Fools for X’s sake (1 Corinthians 4:10).

. The Gospel is begotten in X (1 Corinthians 4:15).

. My ways in X (1 Corinthians 4:17).

. The Power of X (1 Corinthians 5:4).

. X is our Passover (1 Corinthians 5:7).

. Justified in X (1 Corinthians 6:11).

. Members of X (1 Corinthians 6:15).

. X’s slave is free (1 Corinthians 7:22).

. X through whom we live (1 Corinthians 8:6).

. Sin against X (1 Corinthians 8:12).

. Have I not seen X?(1 Corinthians 9:1).

. The Gospel of X (1 Corinthians 9:12).

. Preach X without charge (1 Corinthians 9:18).

. Under law to X (1 Corinthians 9:21).

. The Spiritual rock was X (1 Corinthians 10:4).

. Nor let us tempt X (1 Corinthians 10:9).

. Communion of the blood of X and the body of X (1 Corinthians 10:16).

. Just as I imitate X (1 Corinthians 11:1).

. The Head of every man is X (1 Corinthians 11:3).

. Guilty of the blood and body of X (1 Corinthians 11:27).

. One body in X (1 Corinthians 12:12).

. X died, buried, rose again (1 Corinthians 15:3).

. He raised up X (1 Corinthians 15:15).

. Fallen asleep in X (1 Corinthians 15:18).

. Hope in X (1 Corinthians 15:19).

. In X all are made alive (1 Corinthians 15:22).

. X the first fruits (1 Corinthians 15:23).

. X is a life giving Spirit! (1 Corinthians 15:45).

. Victory through X (1 Corinthians 15:57).

. Anyone not loving X, let him be accursed! (1 Corinthians 16:22).

. My love be with you all in X (1 Corinthians 16:24).

Yes, the Greek alphabet letter X (chi) stood for Christ, a symbol of the anointed Messiah!