Every year I jump on the most recent Advent band wagon. Sometimes it's good. Sometimes our best intentions fizzle. But, I think we've covered them all! This year, knowing the kids aren't here every night, I wasn't sure what to do. All afternoon Sunday (1st official day of Advent) I was silently wondering...
I went to my bookshelf, as a book-lover/hoarder is known to do on occasion, and chewed my lower lip for about ten seconds. I touched the Christmas books, running my fingers across the shelf full and found myself pulling out this book:
Advent, as a preparation for the celebration of the birth of Christ, is worth celebrating, no matter the method. We'll also follow along with some Advent scripture readings, lighting our Advent candle ring, singing and praying together.
What are your plans for celebrating Advent?