Christmas and Advent
Christmas and Advent Articles
What is a Christingle and how do you make one?
The origins of Christingle services are unknown but the word means ‘Christ Light’ and celebrates Jesus coming as the light of the World to show people the way to God. The orange is round like the world. It means that God’s love is for everybody, […]
What is the story behind the Christmas celebrations?
For many people Christmas is a time for presents, food and parties but that isn’t all Christmas is about. For Christians the most important part of Christmas is celebrating Jesus’ birthday. In this fun game you can learn the Christmas story or use the game […]
Find out more about Christmas as you play along.
Christmas is the most celebrated of all the Christian festivals but who is the real story behind the celebrations? As you play this fun game you can find out more about Mary, Joseph, the wise men and the shepherds but more importantly Jesus – the […]
Why do Christians decorate Christmas trees?
At Christmas time we can see decorated trees everywhere – in houses, schools, shops and even in town squares. But why do we have the trees and why do we decorate them? Click here to watch the Christmas story.
The Christmas Story explained for young children
What do Christians celebrate at Christmas? Who are Mary and Joseph? Why was Jesus born in a stable? Watch this film to find out more about the Christmas story.
Learn about the people in the Christmas Story
Christmas is probably the best known of all Christian festivals but do you know who is who in the Christian story? Click on each character in the nativity scene to find out who they are.