The Living Christ
    Footnotes

    “The Living Christ,” Friend, January 2019

    The Living Christ

    The prophets and apostles wrote “The Living Christ” to tell the world about Jesus. Read part of it each month and memorize the words in red.

    illustration of Jesus sitting with children

    Top Illustration by Jared Beckstrand; middle illustration by Steve Kropp; floral art by Getty Images

    “As we commemorate the birth of Jesus Christ two millennia ago, we offer our testimony of the reality of His matchless life and the infinite virtue of His great atoning sacrifice. None other has had so profound an influence upon all who have lived and will yet live upon the earth.”

    • matchless

    • thousand

    • cross

    • great

    • never ends

    • apostles

    • remember

    • world

    • Gethsemane

    A Matchless Life

    Find the words on the picture to fill in the blanks.

    • The prophets and __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ wrote “The Living Christ” to tell the __ __ __ __ __ about Jesus Christ.

    • When we commemorate Jesus’s birth, we __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ it.

    • Two millennia is two __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ years.

    • Jesus’s life was __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ because He did things that no one else could do.

    • If something is infinite, it __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __.

    • Jesus’s atoning sacrifice was when He suffered in the Garden of __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ and on the __ __ __ __ __.

    • Jesus’s influence on the world was profound because it was very __ __ __ __ __.

    Pass a picture of Jesus around and take turns naming things He did that no one else could do.

    Find this word in the quote above. Color and collect a new card each month.