Read in 1 min Family Ministry Resources » Family Ministry Ideas » At-home Activities Print / Download Article Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Family Christmas Devotion: 3 Gifts for Jesus Published: December 15, 2021 Use this family Christmas devotion to offer 3 gifts for Jesus to remember the gifts that the wise men gave him when he was just a baby. Family Christmas Devotion: 3 Gifts for Jesus Gift #1. Gold Read Matthew 2:2. Then say: The wise men gave baby Jesus gold to show that he is a king. Find something fancy like a gold-colored picture frame or a fashionable piece of costume jewelry, and place it under your Christmas tree as you take turns naming things you love about Jesus. Gift #2. Frankincense Read Revelation 5:8. Then say: The wise men presented baby Jesus with frankincense, a spice used when people worshipped God. Set an unlit candle or another fragrant item under your tree, and take turns offering prayers as a gift to Jesus. Gift #3. Myrrh Read John 19:39-40. Then say: The wise men brought myrrh, an ointment people put on bodies that were going to be buried. Set out lotion or perfume as you thank Jesus show us God’s love for us when he died on the cross and came back to life again. Make sure to check out all our Christmas posts. And for even more great ideas for your children’s ministry and daily posts of inspiration for you, follow us on Facebook! © Group Publishing, Inc. All rights reserved. No unauthorized use or duplication permitted. Get our FREE enewsletter! Join thousands of other children’s ministry leaders, getting fresh, helpful ideas delivered weekly to your inbox. Sign Up Please enter valid email address Sign Up Recieve offers and promos from Group? Got it! Would you also like offers and promos from Group? Yes! No Thanks, you're all set!