Although Advent is an extremely old Christian tradition, it is relatively new to the evangelical calendar. In fact, I didn’t learn about Advent until I was an adult, and I attended church throughout my teen years! However, these days it’s quite common for American churches of all denominations to have advent wreaths, and many families … Read more Why Do Christians Celebrate Advent?
Advent…right in the middle of flu season (at least here in the U.S.). My son had the flu last week, and I’ve had it most of this week. It’s yucky stuff, I can tell you! (And, before you ask, NO, we didn’t get flu shots (sigh) and, YES, I know that “received” is misspelled in … Read more Advent, Even When Sickness Hits
Here are some of my favorite Advent blogs for 2014. Do you have any that you’d like to see added? Email me! 3-D Lessons for Life Oh Amanda (She’s written an Advent book for kids too!) Journeys in Grace Renee Ann Smith Christmas in Different Lands (A blog series from multiculturalkidblogs.com; Awesome!) Photo by Pixabay.com