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Day Six – Peace

The shepherds probably had a fire going during the night to keep them warm and cook their food. Light the little tea lights. Put a marshmallow on a fork or a skewer and toast them together.

Day Five – Joseph

Jesus gets “wrapped up” in this bit of the Bible! Before you read today’s Bible Reading, wrap yourself up in something warm, like a blanket, or a duvet. See how snuggled up you can feel. Say thank you to God for our homes. Jesus wasn’t born in a house like the ones we live in.

Day Three – Joy

Put on your favourite music and have a leaping around and dancing party. Perhaps you could play musical statues or musical bumps! Jesus’ cousin, John, was so excited when he realised that Jesus was nearby, he jumped inside his Mum, even before he was born!

Day One – Angel

Sit down together and say something encouraging to each person who is with you. What words would let them know that they are very important? In today’s Bible reading, Mary is told that she is “Highly favoured!” Elizabeth was Mary’s cousin. She was already expecting her baby when the angel, called Gabriel, came to visit …

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