Christmas for Beginners – Day 24

Mary aka the Blessed mother Just the gist (for small children and others with tiny attention spans):               Mary was a holy woman and wife of Joseph.  The angel Gabriel appeared to her and asked her if she would be God’s mother.  She said yes and the Holy Spirit overshadowed her and put the little God-baby in her…

Christmas for Beginners – Day 23

Saint Joseph Just the gist (for small children and others with tiny attention spans):               Joseph was a holy man who descended from King David and was married to Mary who was pregnant with Jesus.  He wasn’t the most talkative of fellas, but he listened to God and kept his little Holy Family safe and protected.   For…