Our theme is JOY!  Join us on the journey of Advent – preparing for Christ’s birth (Dec 1st to 24th), Christmas – celebrating Christ’s birth (Dec 25 to Jan 6) and then Epiphany (which means ‘appearing’ and celebrates Christ’s early years) – in the rest of January.

Sermons explaining seven definitions of joy are here:  Sermons

Adults might read John Piper’s amazing devotions on Joy every day!

Download here: Good News Of Great Joy by John Piper

Families might try the Grow Ministries ‘Advent Activity Tree’

Download here: Advent Activity Tree

You could make your own Advent Calendar with Praying In Colour (Advent)

Another approach is to make your own Advent Boxes

Download the Advent Puppet Calendar:  iPhone App  /  Android App

Another approach is our Immanuel digital Advent calendar  It gives you something challenging to do every night for the 24 nights.   If you’re starting late just start where ever you are!

Download here: Advent Contentment Calendar

You could introduce yourself and your family to the season by watching the video:  Advent In Two Minutes