Merry Christmas from Our Homestead to Yours

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Photo Credit: JLen Photography

Merry Christmas from The Prairie Homestead!

I wish I could send each and every one of you a real Christmas card, but since that would be rather difficult, I’ll stick to the virtual version instead.

We are sticking close to the homestead this Christmas and are looking forward to having a quiet Christmas day with just the 4 of us. (Actually, there are over 30 of us if you count all the animals. But you know what I mean…)

I hope your holidays are filled with family, friends, fellowship, and good food. Perhaps you’ll be enjoying a large gathering, or maybe just a quiet, personal celebration, but regardless, don’t let the real reason for the season be lost among all of the holiday trimmings.

The fulfillment of a prophecy…

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” -Isaiah 9:6

God with us…

“And the angel said to them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people. For to you is born this day in the city of David a Savior, which is Christ the Lord.” -Luke 2: 10-11

True Love was born in a stable…

“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.” -John 3:16

Have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New Year!



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Comments

  1. Merry Christmas, Jill!!!! :-) Such a beautiful family – nice tractor too. :-)

  2. LOVE the picture! You all look beautiful. ~ill

  3. You have a lovely family. I wish you a very Merry Christmas as you celebrate the birth if our Savior. Enjoy your little family Christmas and thank you for all the information you share. God bless you.

  4. Merry Christmas, Jill! You have such a beautiful family and my goodness!, I can’t beleive you just had a baby! You look AMAZING! Many blessings to you all!

  5. What a beautiful photo! Merry Christmas Jill!

  6. A Happy and Blessed Christmas to you guys too! That is a fantastic photo!

  7. love the picture and thoroughly enjoy reading your blog! Many blessings to your family!

  8. Merry CHRISTmas with your little family! May you be extra-aware of all God’s blessings this year.

  9. Merry Christmas to you and your family, too. I enjoy reading your blog.

  10. Merry Christmas to you too and enjoy the down time with just the family!

  11. Merry Christmas to you and your family! May the Lord bless you and keep you! :)

  12. That is a nice card! Good looking tractor and family!

  13. You are truly blessed … a beautiful, healthy family. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and your life in this blog. God Bless.

  14. Merry Christmas! I’ve been loving your blog so I nominated you for a Leibster Award. I was nominated by another blogger – and I’m sharing the love.

    http://modernishhomemaker.blogspot.com/2012/12/leibster-awards.html

    Happy Holidays!

  15. Lovely picture! Hope you have a wonderful New Year!

  16. Beautiful picture, Jill!! You look absolutely gorgeous,and those babies are just as precious as they can be. Blessings to your beautiful family for the coming year :)

  17. I have mentioned your wonderful blog in a new post! Happy New Year!
    http://theredeemedgardener.blogspot.com/2013/01/top-10-for-2012-and-thanks.html