12-17-15 Gifts of the Magi

gifts of the magi

And when they were come into the house, they saw the young child with Mary his mother, and fell down, and worshiped him: and when they had opened their treasures, they presented unto him gifts; gold, and frankincense, and myrrh.

Matthew 2:11 KJV

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GIFTS OF THE MAGI

The Magi came by following a star

To pay their homage to the King of Kings,

For it was worth their traveling so far

To meet the Lord of Lords and what He brings.

They opened up their treasures and withdrew

Some frankincense and myrrh and precious gold,

These gifts they gave to baby Jesus true

As symbols of the mission He’d uphold.

The gold paid homage to His royalty;

The frankincense for His divinity;

The myrrh to signify humanity:

A King, a God, a sacrifice was He.

The Son of God was born so He could die,

Atonement for our sins to sanctify

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REMEMBER: The best gift you can give Jesus is complete surrender of your body, mind and soul to Him. Do this constantly.

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4 comments on “12-17-15 Gifts of the Magi

  1. Dorothy Sittler says:

    The SON of GOD was being used in HIS babyhood through the STAR that led them to HIM. They were star worshippers and this was a new ONE to them. I watched the STAR at the Planetarium in Toronto when it was there yet. I am very grateful for this experience. It was in the 80s yet before I turned to CHRIST. Now I would be able to view it in a better way yet. HallELuJAH!

  2. Dorothy Sittler says:

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