Jesus, I celebrate your birth as I give presents to my friends and family. When I decorate
my house, my yard, my mailbox, and anything that will stand still, Jesus, I celebrate your
When my family gathers around the table and prays over the delicious Christmas food, we
celebrate your birth. When I remember the sick and needy at Christmas, Jesus, I celebrate
your birth. And now, Jesus, I celebrate your birth by giving you my life, what’s left of it.
I’ve been running it myself so it’s not what it should be. Take me, clean me up from the
inside out, and make me into the person you want me to be.
Thank you that your forgiveness, grace and love are free. I accept them now as your
Christmas gifts to me. Thank you for coming into my life as my Saviour and Lord. I am
saved, a child of God, and Jesus is my Lord.
The Bible says, “. . . if you confess with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your
heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is with your heart that
you believe and are justified, and it is with your mouth that you confess and are saved.”
“For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift
of God.” Eph.2:8 (NKJ)