Now the birth of Jesus Christ was on this wise: When as his mother Mary was espoused to Joseph, before they came together, she was found with child of the Holy Ghost.
The Joseph her husband, being a just man, and not willing to make her a publick example, was minded to put her away privily.
But while he thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him in a dream, saying, Joseph, thou son of David, fear not to take unto thee Mary thy wife: for that which is conceived in her is of the Holy Ghost.
And she shall bring forth a son, and thou shalt call his name JESUS: for he shall save his people from their sins.
Now all this was done, that it might be fulfilled which was spoken of the Lord by the prophet, saying,
Behold, a virgin shall be with child, and shall bring forth a son, and they shall call his name Emmanuel, which being interpreted is, God with us.
Then Joseph being raised from sleep did as the angel of the Lord had bidden him, and took unto him his wife:
And knew her not till she had brought forth her first born son: and he called his name JESUS.
Merry Christmas to all my friends and family. May the true reason of Christmas be most meaningful to you this year.
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Merry Christmas to you and your family, and may your New Year be FULL of His richest blessings and abundant love.
Merry Christmas to you!
I hope your family had a wonderful Christmas together. I know only the Lord can fill your void.
You're in our thoughts and prayers.
Jennifer thank you so much for visiting my blog…as it gave me the gift of coming here and reading your blog and meeting you. My oldest little guy is 5, his name is Tyler…so I read your story of Tyler on the right of your blog with tears in my eyes knowing from one mama heart to another our God is not coincidental but rather WAY PURPOSEFUL…I am praying for you today…for the name Tyler is very precious to me. Thank you my friend for sharing this with me today. May you know you are loved by a most amazing God!
Hope you and yoru family had a wonderful and special Christmas celebration. I pray the Lord gives you a special peace at times like this when you really miss your Tyler.