If You're Missing Baby Jesus
A True Story that Embraces the Spirit of Christmas
About If You're Missing Baby Jesus
About Jean GietzenJean Jeffrey Gietzen is a poet and essayist whose work has appeared in McCall's, Reader's Digest, Catholic Digest, A Second Chicken Soup for the Woman's Soul, and Multnomah's Stories for the Heart series. She is the author of A People Set Apart and Questions and Answers for Catechists. She is a mother of three and grandmother of four who lives in Tucson, Arizona.
64 pages | Published by Multnomah
On Sale Date: May 15, 2001
Trim Size: 5-1/4 x 7
Carton Quantity: 60
Young Jean and her family bought a new nativity set. When they opened it, they discovered it had two figurines of baby Jesus. Her mother was sure another box was missing baby Jesus and was determined to get the figurine back it's owner. She asked the store manager to place their phone number next to the remaining nativity set boxes with the message "If you're missing baby Jesus." It was soon Christmas Eve and no one claimed the baby Jesus...