My Very Own Christmas Nativity

“A Savior has been born to you. He is Christ the Lord.” —Luke 2:11 (NIrV)

Gather

Nativity characters (click here to download)
crayons or markers
scissors
tape
Bible

Go

1. Print out the characters and the stable. (Click on the image below to download a PDF.)

My Very Own Christmas Nativity

2. Color each image.
3. Carefully cut out each image along the dotted lines.
4. Fold back the bottom flaps and tape the ends together to create a round base.
5. Cut slits on the right and left sides of the stable. Fold them back so your scene stands by itself.
6. Ask someone to read you the true story of Christmas from Luke 2.
7. Act out the story with your brand-new Nativity set!

    This feature first appeared in the December 2013 issue of Focus on the Family Clubhouse Jr. magazine. Illustrations © Susan Reagan.