Do you ever feel as though a tidal wave begins about October, sweeps you up, bumps you around a bit, then tosses you out about the first of January, exhausted ?
Your head is spinning, your bank account reeling, you’re not even sure what present you gave who, or if someone was left out after all the chaos of wrapping paper, ribbons and bows were flying.
Christmas is meant to be a time to treasure.
One of fond memories, good food, wonderful times and long-held traditions of celebrations with family and friends.
Yet, oftentimes we forget the real reason for this magnificent season—-it is to rejoice in our Savior’s birth and to learn more of Him. A time to focus on how to be more like Jesus.
How can we make this Christmas season joyful, life-changing, and more Christ centered?
By participating in 25 Ways, in 25 Days and applying the teachings of Jesus to bring happiness to our life and those around us.
Step #1 – watch this
Step #2 – Print the 25 Stars
You can download these stars that I had created just for YOU. They are free and ready to print.
Here are the Free Printables – there are 13 pages: twelve pages with 2 stars, and one page with 1 star. Click HERE for the STARS
Step #3 – Display your STARS
Here are just two ideas:
Cut out the stars, punch a hole as it is marked, hang them from a hook or string to a garland, a homemade chain of ribbons, your Christmas tree, whatever you like and works for your situation.
Download these ideas of how to serve and be more like Jesus during this Christmas season.
With each Day of Serving you will find:
For more information visit this site: https://www.mormon.org/christmas/25-ways-25-days
For your own amazing printables, these were the terrific artists I worked with:
The lovely stars were made by – fiverr.com/apriliapratama
And the handy attractive 25 Days Printable by www.fiverr.com/pinky1990
The beautiful handmade tags and cards can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/Cards-by-Natalie-447079648801184/
Thank you Haylie for the beautiful PIN/main picture:)
Copyright Carrie Groneman, A Mother’s Shadow, 2017
Recognize a blessing and be a blessing today.