We wrote this a few years ago and use it to share with the children in our family. While we believe December 25th is the Conception of Christ we think this story will help your children understand the birth of our Lord and Saviour. (Past Bible Q&As that cover the Conception of Christ: Bible Q&A 11-14-2014, Bible Q&A 11-7-2014.)
By: Brandon T. Ward
In the little town of Nazareth a man named Joseph was engaged to a virgin woman named Mary. One day a mighty angel named Gabriel appeared before Mary. Gabriel the angel was sent by God to give Mary a very important message.
Gabriel said to Mary, ‘you are favored and blessed among women, the Lord God is with you!’