Dive Into Advent
Sunday, November 20
9:45 – 10:30 A.M.
An Event for the Whole Family
Activities In the Great Room
Advent Countdown Paper Chain Craft
A paper chain craft kit is one that children and adults will appreciate. Each day has a specific activity that children can do, such as creating an ornament or planning a special event. Link the colorful self-adhesive paper strips together to create a chain and then remove one for each day of Advent.
Christmas Story Time
Come listen to a story that will help all hearts young and old focus on the reason for the season… our Savior Jesus!
Advent Coloring Station
Kids can color their own advent wreath or poster which teaches them some fun facts about Advent and helps them prepare for the special season of the Church Year.
Make an Advent Wreath
The Advent Foam Candle Stand Up Wreath comes with sets of colorful self-adhesive foam pieces. Kids can add sparkling words and colorful ornamentation to personalize their very own wreath. These Christmas wreaths can stand on any flat surface as a homemade holiday decoration.
Advent Movie Theater
Watch The Promise: Birth of the Messiah. Rediscover the music of the gospel of Luke. In ancient Israel, during the days of King Herod, a young couple’s world is turned upside down when the prophecy of a long-awaited deliverer unfolds upon their lives. They must trust in God’s promise in the midst of rising challenges, and their faithfulness is rewarded as they witness the most surprising and glorious event of all human history – the promise fulfilled in the birth of the Messiah.
Activities in Room 141
Get a free copy of both adult and children’s devotional booklets that will help lead you and your family through this Advent season. Also, you can preview some other resources and methods that families can use to add to their devotional experience.
Activities in the Worship Center
Learn about our Advent theme for 2016, From Heaven Above, based on Martin Luther’s famous hymn. Also be introduced to the adult Advent bible study series and Advent Wednesday worship services that all add to this exciting time of celebration.