Tuesday, December 11, 2012

As You Enter My Home You Will SEE.....

 ......Mary and Baby Jesus

During the Christmas season I like to keep my entry hall peaceful.

Entry Hall 2012 006 (574x800)
After all it is the birth of Christ, the greatest gift of LOVE mankind has ever received, that we are celebrating.  

We can get so caught up in the decorating and gift buying we often forget about the meaning behind Christmas.

I want all who enter our home to know that  we are celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ

Entry Hall 2012 009 (389x800)
Yesterday I brought out Mary, and baby Jesus, and placed them in their usual spot.

I had a large ceramic jug with branches from Thanksgiving that I wanted to use.

Entry Hall 2012 012 (600x800)
By placing all white ornaments, and silver pinecones on the branches I kept the peaceful look.

I kept it simple by adding one large white pillar candle.

Entry Hall 2012 001 (559x800)Entry Hall 2012 007
I am wishing you all a blessed Christmas where you will feel peace and love in your homes.

Another story about how I almost lost Mary and Baby Jesus and the lesson it taught me, HERE!

 I am joining Rhoda's Christmas Vignette Linky Party.