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First Day of Christmas

So, we just finished advent which is the preparation of the birth and second coming of our King, now I am celebrating the 12 days of Christmas which actually starts on Dec 25th.  Some say the song originated as a secret code amongst the church as a way to preach.  Theologians debate this, but I am studying it with the kiddos, makes a great teaching tool.
On the 1st day of Christmas my true love gave to me...
A Partridge in a Pear Tree... The partridge in a pear tree is Jesus the Christ, the Son of God, whose birthday we celebrate on December 25, the first day of Christmas. 
I was going to make ATCs but decided to make them 4x6 so they would fit in a little photo album, and we can use them every year. I think it will make a nice faith book keepsake.

The free digi stamp is Dearie Dolls 
I used my Spectrum Noir markers for coloring all the images.

Hope you have a blessed day and thanks for stopping by,


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