THE CHRISTMAS STORY
December 25 is Christmas Day, the day when we celebrate the birth of Jesus.
Below is the Christmas story, but some of the words are missing! Can you fill in the missing
words from the following list?
Shepherds stable myrrh inn three kings Mary gold manger
frankincense angel Bethlehem Jesus Gabriel star Joseph
The angel _____________ appeared to Mary to tell her that her baby was to be called
_____________. Mary and _____________ rode on a donkey into _____________ to register
in the Roman census. When they got to the _____________ there was no room, but the
innkeeper offered them the _____________ which _____________ and Joseph accepted.
Baby Jesus slept in a _____________. Meanwhile an _____________ appeared to some
_____________ who were tending their sheep on the hillside, to tell them the good news about
Jesus’ birth. Then the _____________ _____________ followed a _____________ to the
stable. There the three kings offered gifts of _____________, _____________, and
Now look at the pictures below and put the numbers in the correct order in the boxes below to
tell the Christmas story.
1 2 5
10 11 12