Baby Jesus in the Manger Dec. 18, 2010 – Kiahk 9, 1727 AM
Introduction Stable = a barn where cow, sheep and other animals sleep Manger = the place were they put the hay for the cows to eat.
Memory Verse “Jesus was born in Bethlehem” Matthew 2:1
Traveling St. Mary and St. Joseph had to travel to Bethlehem. There was no place to stay the night.
The Stable One man told them about the stable with the animals. St. Mary and St. Joseph were thankful for the stable.
Born Baby Jesus That night Baby Jesus was born in Bethlehem. St. Mary wrapped Him in swaddling clothes and put Him to sleep in the manger among the animals. Baa Moo Baa
Nativity Feast = Christmas = the Birthday of Jesus Christ God came to be with us on earth as Baby Jesus! We celebrate the birth of God on earth every year == January 7th Why did He come? To show us what we should do to be good children of God.
Away in a Manger I love Thee, Lord JesusLook down from the skyAnd stay by my side,'Til morning is nigh.Be near me, Lord Jesus,I ask Thee to stayClose by me foreverAnd love me I prayBless all the dear childrenIn Thy tender careAnd take us to heavenTo live with Thee there Away in a manger,No crib for His bedThe little Lord JesusLaid down His sweet headThe stars in the bright skyLooked down where He layThe little Lord JesusAsleep on the hayThe cattle are lowingThe poor Baby wakesBut little Lord JesusNo crying He makes