Whether you’re a Christian or not, the Christmas season is an excellent time to allow the humanity, warmth, love, and graciousness of the Christmas season wash over you. In this podcast, Stephen recommends some books and movies through which you might allow yourself to be transformed…

Joyeux Noel (watch the trailer)

It’s a Wonderful Life (watch the trailer)

A Christmas Carol (watch the trailer)

The Gospel of Luke (read)

The Man Who Invented Christmas (watch the trailer)

The Man Who Invented Christmas: How Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol Rescued His Career and Revived Our Holiday Spirits by Les Standiford

In the Dark Streets Shineth: A 1941 Christmas Eve Story by David McCullough