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Day 19- Letting in the LIGHT of Christmas

December 23, 2012 No Comments

I was irritated by the baby that burst into my room so early waking me from some much needed rest. I was so upset I almost didn’t notice the gift God had sent me that morning. When I wiped the sleep from my eyes I looked out the window in time to see a breathtaking …

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Day 20- A Christ Centered Christmas Tree

December 21, 2012 No Comments

I am excited about Day 20- A Christ Centered Christmas Tree because as soon as December  rolls around we are eager to find a lovely scented pine to adorn the center of our home.  We usually bundle up the children and tromp through the nearby community pasture in search of the perfect tree. The snow …

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Day 21- No More Junky Christmas Music

December 12, 2012 1 Comment

Day 21- No More Junky Christmas Music seems like a no brainer, but there is more to it than that. Let me explain… Music has a great power to influence the feeling in a home and in a heart, which is why songs about Santa, and Snowflakes aren’t top of my list songs for a …

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Day 22 – Sharing the Christmas Spirit

December 12, 2012 2 Comments

When I was a little girl I remember seeing older people and wondering how they could live so long in such wrinkly skin. I didn’t live near either sets of grandparents and rarely went to visit them. As we celebrate the Christmas Season one of the most rewarding activities we can engage in is Day 22 …

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Day 23 Christ Centered Christmas Books

December 10, 2012 4 Comments

Day 23 Christ Centered Christmas Books. At the beginning of December I always get my favorite Christmas stories and wrap them up under the Christmas tree. You might remember that I don’t give my kids presents on Christmas morning, however, I do like giving presents I just don’t want it to eclipse the real meaning …

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Day 24 Acting Out The Nativity

December 8, 2012 2 Comments
Nativity Script

My favorite family tradition of Christmas has got to be acting out the nativity play on Christmas Eve. It’s so beautiful to see those children all dressed up, giggling behind the door getting ready to be Joseph and Mary and the Christ Child. I love their sweet looks and precious eyes that dance with delight …

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Day 25 Happy Birthday Jesus!

December 7, 2012 2 Comments

Day 25- Happy Birthday Jesus is when Christian Families Keeping Christ in Christmas are going to make Jesus a beautiful birthday cake and sing Happy Birthday to Jesus! After celebrating Christ every day in December, I am always the most excited about Christmas Day. By now our family has immersed ourselves in trying to think …

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