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Two Different Holidays

Air Date 11/24/2017

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Some parents struggle with the cultural icon that Santa has become because they want to keep the Christ in Christmas. Phil Vischer explains why we can celebrate Jesus and Santa.

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Phil Vischer

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Phil Vischer is a filmmaker, actor, director and composer. He is the creator of the highly popular Veggie Tales video series for kids, which has sold more than 65 million copies and has been featured in major magazines and newspapers. More recently, Phil created the What's in the Bible? DVD series, an informative and entertaining walk-through of the Bible for kids and families. Phil's books for adults and children include God is Bigger, I Can Be Your Friend and Lord of the Beans. He and his wife, Lisa, reside in the Chicago area and have three grown children. Learn more about Phil and his work by visiting his website, philvischer.com.