WHAT IS ADVENT
Advent is a countdown to Christmas! How fun right? It can take many forms; calendars, chocolates, crafts... I used to make those red and green chains of construction paper to drape through the kitchen as a constant reminder of the presents to come. One day at a time I would- not so patiently– tear off a piece of the chain and wish Christmas was tomorrow. My handmade craft was a daily reminder to be excited, that something wonderful was coming!
My countdown looks a little different in my 20's. Instead of crafts its Gods word and instead of presents, it’s His wonderful gift of Jesus. I always said I wanted to be more intentional and actually remember the reason for the season; advent is those words in action!Read More