Celebrating Advent as a Family

From Advent Conspiracy

If your kids are anything like ours, you have to work like crazy to fight against the consumerism of the holidays. Retailers are convincing our children they need the newest toy or electronic device. We can quickly be smothered by consumerism and lose sight of real reason we celebrate this season.

To help our family focus on Christmas and the birth of the Son of God, we intentionally celebrate Advent during the weeks leading up to Christmas. Here are some great resources for celebrating Advent and focusing your family on the birth of Christ:

This December, at Mountair Christian Church we are preaching through the four Advent messages of Worship Fully, Spend Less, Give More and Love All from Advent Conspiracy.

Here’s a preview of their focus this Advent:

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About joelnewton

I am a husband to Hillary, a father to Anna and Norah

Posted on November 20, 2012, in Faith@Home, Family Strategies and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Thanks for the resources on advent I am wanting to do some things with our kids this year and this is helpful! God Bless and keep up the blogging!

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