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LSWC09-01: Lifespring! Why Christmas Day 1

Welcome to the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show for 2009! This is the fourth year for this Christmas podcast. If you’re a regular Lifespring! listener you might have heard the Christmas member of the Lifespring! family for the last couple of years! If this is your first time listening to the LIfespring! Why Christmas Show or…

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2009 Edition of the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show Is On the Way!

Lifespring! Why Christmas Show 2009 Yes, that’s right! Steve Webb and James Cooper are busily writing, rewriting, recording and editing the shows for this year’s installment of the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show! So many people have told us that, “It wouldn’t be Christmas without the Lifespring! Why Christmas Show,” and we agree! This year, we…

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LSWC08-25: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 25”

It’s Christmas Day, and Steve Webb and James Cooper wrap the third year of the Lifespring! Why Christmas show by reading about the birth of the Christ child. In addition, they have a bit of fun talking about their Christmas plans.

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LSWC08-24: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 24”

Well it’s very nearly Christmas! For the last of our languages, we’re staying close to James in the UK to hear some Welsh, Scots and Gaelic. We’ll also be finding out about Christmas Pudding and Mince Pies and celebrating the new year in Scotland. Thanks to Mark Hunter from the Tartan Podcast for his message!

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LSWC08-22: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 22”

We’re off on a long journey today, as we’re going down under to visit New Zealand. Find out how to say Merry Christmas in the Maori language and also how some of James’s cousin in New Zealand might celebrate Christmas – in the middle of their summer! Thank you to Sarah for how to say…

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LSWC08-21: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 21”

Today we’re going to hear about the presents that Jesus received as a baby and the people that gave them to him, the wise men or magi. Click here for the link to the online planetarium.

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LSWC08-20: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 20”

Today we’re going to Belgium where are two official languages for us to try! We’ll also be finding out about some Christmas traditions in Belgium.

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LSWC08-19: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 19”

Today, we hear how to say “Merry Christmas and Happy New Year” from Marina V, a Russian-born singer who is now an American citizen. Her website is here. In addition, we hear some Russian Christmas traditions, and hear an old Russian folk story.

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LSWC08-18: Lifespring! Why Christmas “Day 18”

We’re off to Spain today where we will find out how to say Merry Christmas in three languages! We’ll also hear about Epiphany, a very important celebration in Spain. Thanks to: Victor Cajiao of the Typical Mac User Podcast Rob Costlow and Roy from James’ Church!

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