Posts Tagged ‘Advent’

Bible Quest – The Nativity

What happened at the first Christmas?

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Bible Quest – The Nativity

What happened at the first Christmas?

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The story of Christmas is one of the most important to Christians. It is the story of how Jesus, who Christians believe to be God’s son, came to earth. This films tells the biblical story of the events around Jesus’ birth, known as the Nativity […]

Christingle

What is a Christingle and how do you make one?

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Christingle

What is a Christingle and how do you make one?

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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 do Christians do at Christmas?

Discover the Christmas traditions.

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What do Christians do at Christmas?

Discover the Christmas traditions.

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Christmas is a busy time of year but what do Christians do to help celebrate Jesus’ birth?

Advent calendars

How has this tradition changed over the years?

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Advent calendars

How has this tradition changed over the years?

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Do you have an advent calendar? Did you know that the first ever advent calendar had cake in it? One December a mummy cut a cake into 24 pieces and put them onto a piece of cardboard. Her little boy got to eat one piece […]

Advent

What makes advent a special time for Christians?

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Advent

What makes advent a special time for Christians?

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What is advent? You might know the word ‘advent’ already. Many people have advent calendars in the weeks before Christmas, opening a door every day for 24 days and finding a tasty chocolate behind each one! But what does ‘advent’ mean? It is the name of the […]

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