“O Holy Night! The stars are brightly shining,
It is the night of the dear Savior’s birth.”
“O Holy Night” is my favorite Christmas song as well as one of my all-time favorites. The stanzas create a tender setting of Christ’s birth. With all that Mary endured while traveling and being in an unfamiliar place, “… Mary kept all these things, and pondered them in her heart” (Luke 2:19, KJV). Mary received a true blessing that night-
The Nativity scene is the star of the season and the focal point of this home’s decorations. Our Nativities are displayed in the main living area.
No matter how many Nativities are exhibited, the Nativity’s true meaning resides within my heart. The Nativity story is found in Luke 2: 1-20.
“7 And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn.”KJV
“16 And they [Shepherds] came with haste, and found Mary, and Joseph, and the babe lying in a manger.”KJV
Remember that Jesus is the reason of the season.
May you find comfort in this Christmas season as I have in placing my faith in His holy birth.