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Seasonal Resources – Advent

Advent

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The season of Advent, which comes from the Latin word adventus meaning “coming” or “visit,” begins four Sundays before Christmas and ends on Christmas Eve. Advent is the beginning of the liturgical year for Christians.

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General Resources

##2015 Advent Home Worship

http://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/2015-advent-home-worship

##Advent Preparation in Ministry With Children

http://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/advent-preparation-in-ministry-with-children

Advent Wreath Prayers for the Home

http://www.buildfaith.org/2015/11/16/advent-wreath-prayers-for-the-home/

##A Gift to Remember

http://www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/a-gift-to-remember

An Easy Advent Song for Children

http://www.buildfaith.org/2013/12/18/an-easy-advent-song-for-children/

The Living Advent Wreath; An Activity for Children

http://www.buildfaith.org/2014/11/14/living-advent-wreath/

Storypath Lectionary Links for Advent

http://storypath.upsem.edu/?s=advent

Use Your Creche Nativity: 5 Family-Friendly Ideas

http://www.buildfaith.org/2015/12/07/use-your-creche-nativity-5-family-friendly-ideas/

Media

##Advent Wreath – Chuck Knows Church

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPHXooW6NfI

GoFish – It’s About the Cross (music video with lyrics)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fr0Khzknt6w

Commercial Resources

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