Mike and Molly and Baby at Advent

December 20

Isaiah 9:2

Cartoon

Christmas is the celebration of Jesus’ birth. It’s quite a bit like a birthday party. We don’t usually have a birthday cake at Christmas but we do have the candles. Do you remember what the candles mean?

Tune: I am so glad each Christmas Eve

I am so glad each Christmas Eve,
The night of Jesus’ birth!
Then like the sun the Star shone forth,
And angels sang on earth.
He dwells again in heaven’s realm,
The Son of God today;
And still he loves his little ones
And hears them when they pray.


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Cartoon

From Mike and Molly and Baby at Advent by Leonard Johnson and Linda Stein, illustrations by Debbi Wetzel, copyright © 1974 Fortress Press. Used by permission of Augsburg Fortress.

Mp3 file courtesy of Jennifer Wolfe and the Hope College Music Department.

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