Five Christmas Question Words
Five Question Words are questions whose answers are critical to information gathering. These questions begin with: Who, What, When, Where, and Why.
Who is the person you about whom you are gathering information.
What is the action about the person
When is a time
Where is a place
Why is the reason something happened
If you want to understand the reason for Christmas or want your children to begin to gather information about Christ’s birth, consider asking Five Question Words about Christmas.
Who: Jesus (Matthew 2:1a)
What: His birth (Luke 2:6-7)
When: We are not certain of an exact time but scripture says, "In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate being governor of Judea, and Herod being tetrarch of Galilee a word came to John the Baptist. Luke 3:1-2
Where: Bethlehem (Matthew 2:1)
Why: To Save People from their sins (Matthew 1:21)
In short, Jesus was born in Bethlehem (Israel) to save people from their sins.