Category Archives: Christian Season of Christmas
Resources for the Christian season of Christmas.Christmas celebrates the birth of our Lord, Jesus of Nazareth, in Bethlehem. As was foretold by the angel Gabriel, the Virgin Mary gave birth to a son by the power of the Holy Spirit. Here you will find resources to assist your family in developing deep Christian traditions for the season of Christmas. Our goal is to provide a richer alternative to Santa, elves and consumerism in a way which makes Christmas a wonderful season for Christian families, especially those with children.
Christmas Eve/Day Friday, Dec. 24th (in the evening) or Saturday, Dec. 25th, 2010 Candle Lighting: Light one large white candle. Question: Why do we light this candle? Response: We light this candle because the light shines in the … Continue reading
Christmas Play Putting on a Christmas drama can seem daunting, however if one remembers to just tell the story, it can be a wonderful experience. I created this play to so that congregations can enact the Christmas story in a … Continue reading
Following are suggestions of ways, in the spirit of Christ, to broaden our celebration of the 12 days of Christmas: 1. Revive the Middle Ages tradition of Boxing Day as a day for people who have (material, emotional, physical) wealth … Continue reading