Make the Most of Your Advent
This year, we’ve found several great resources we recommend to help you celebrate the season of Advent and the birth of Christ. Check them out!
Daily Devotionals for Adults
The One True Story, Tim Chester*
This daily devotional picks up in Genesis where we ended our sermon series, and walks through many of the stories in the Bible, showing how each of them points to Jesus and his birth. This devotional is easy to understand without being simplistic. Purchase on Amazon or pick up a copy this Sunday morning.
Behold the Lamb of God, Russ Ramsey*
This daily devotional reimagines many biblical stories, and uses beautiful language to show that Jesus is the fulfillment of all of Scripture. The book is based on Andrew Peterson’s Advent album, also called Behold the Lamb of God. Purchase on Amazon or pick up a copy this Sunday morning.
The Dawning of Indestructible Joy, John Piper
Prepare Him Room, Marty Machowski*
This weekly devotional seeks to help families with young children understand the season of Advent through short teaching, activities, and songs. The book offers three devotionals per week, which you can spread out to fit your family’s schedule. Purchase on Amazon or pick up a copy this Sunday morning.
Messenger Hymns: Advent, Matt Boswell
Available on iTunes (also titled Hymns of Providence: Advent; we will have copies for sale soon).
Prepare Him Room, Sovereign Grace Music*
The Light Came Down, Josh Garrels
Advent to Christmas, Page CXVI
Behold the Lamb of God, Andrew Peterson
"The Gift and the Star," Owlegories
Afshin Ziafat appeared on the Owlegories episode, “The Star,” and gave a short, kid-friendly explanation of Christmas. The Owlegories series is designed to help young children understand big truths in a fun way, and most episodes are available on Right Now Media. “The Gift and the Star” are available from the Owlegories website.
*Limited supply available which you can purchase on Sunday morning.