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“After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem 2 and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.” Matthew 2:1-2 HE is King of kings! HE is Savior! […]

Luke 2:10-14 “But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people. 11 Today in the town of David a Savior has been born to you; he is the Messiah, the Lord. 12 This will be a sign to you: You will find a […]

THE CHRISTMAS TREE I KNOW WHO I AM I am God’s child. (John 1:12) I am Christ’s friend. (John 15:15) I am united with the Lord. (1 Cor. 6:17) I am bought with a price. (1 Cor. 6:19-20) I am a saint (set apart for God). (Eph. 1:1) I am a personal witness of Christ. […]

Remember that Christ came to die for us because of God’s great LOVE towards us! Happy Holidays!    

John 1:14 The Word became flesh……….   Isaiah 9:6 For to us a child is born,     to us a son is given,     and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called     Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,     Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Luke 2:1-20 The Birth of Jesus Christ 2 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2 This was the first registration when Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3 And all went to be registered, each to his own town. 4 And Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the town of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David, which […]

Luke 1:46-55 Mary’s Song 46 And Mary said: “My soul glorifies the Lord 47     and my spirit rejoices in God my Savior, 48 for he has been mindful     of the humble state of his servant. From now on all generations will call me blessed, 49     for the Mighty One has done great things for me—     holy is his name. 50 His […]

The Birth of Jesus Christ Matthew 1:18-25 Now the birth of Jesus Christ took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. And her husband Joseph, being a just man and unwilling to put her to shame, resolved to divorce […]

The Birth of Jesus Foretold Luke 1:26-38 26 In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a town in Galilee, 27 to a virgin pledged to be married to a man named Joseph, a descendant of David. The virgin’s name was Mary. 28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you […]

Nowadays, it might be hard to focus on what Christmas really should be about when we are encouraged to shop and spend money on the latest and greatest in material things during the holiday season. Erica Campbell explains how, in her household, she makes sure the “Christ” in Christmas isn’t left out of the priorities. […]

As Christmas nears, the excitement is building! Erica Campbell opens up about her favorite family Christmas tradition, which she says she actually “stole” from her husband. It entails some early-rising children, delicious food and over one hundred relatives! Check out this exclusive video to hear more of this sweet story in this clip from “Get […]

In this edition of GRIFF’s Prayer, GRIFF asks God to help kids cut parents some slack when it comes to giving gifts this Christmas. The items on kids’ wish lists seem to just keep getting more and more expensive, and who can realistically afford all of these fancy gadgets every year? GRIFF asks that God […]