Christmas traditions are carried from each generation to the next. As we count down the days until Dec. 25, we take a look at some of the customs the Billy and Ruth have shared in countless stories throughout the years as their favorite Christmas traditions.
10 Graham Family Christmas Traditions
Making the manger scene an important part of Christmas decorations
Enjoying Christmas music and carols with family and friends
Reading the Christmas story from the Book of Luke in front of the family fireplace
Loading down the tree branches with ornaments
Tying the smallest gifts to the Christmas tree
Hanging stockings on the fireplace mantel – one for each child
Bringing together many family and friends in their N.C. mountain home to celebrate Christmas
Recalling past Christmases and sharing stories from those years past
Enjoying a tradition that Ruth’s family brought back from China – oyster stew for breakfast
The most important part – thanking our Lord for His most precious gift, sending the baby Jesus to be our Savior
What are some of your family’s Christmas traditions?