Anticipating the Christ Child – the Original Advent

I am recording a four-part overview of the Christmas story as it appears in the Bible. Families are invited to read and/or listen as part of their celebration of Christmas. Look for part two on Christmas Day, part three on January 2, and part … Continue reading

Advent Resources for Children

Before we know it, Advent will be upon us. I’m one who likes to browse through possible resources and choose something new at my leisure. Here is a short list of some books and DVDs that are currently available at … Continue reading

Teaching the Christmas Story in a Fresh Way (Part 2)

As I mentioned in an earlier post this week, we’re looking at the Advent vignettes created by Steve Case. What I enjoy about these lessons is that bring the Christmas story closer for young people. By pretending that these Biblical … Continue reading