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Keeping Advent: Some Daily Practices

November 30, 2018

As we are indeed approaching the beginning of Advent, this blog post by “The Homely Hours” is a timely one, with some excellent suggestions for keeping Advent. I think you will enjoy this post.

The Homely Hours

As we prepare for Advent beginning on December 2, I thought I would post the resources that we have available on this site for daily Advent prayer and Scripture reading.

adventcandlesresizedAdvent Wreath:

If you do nothing else for Advent, buy an Advent wreath and candles.* We use this prayer and Scripture reading booklet from our church every year. We light the candles before we start to eat dinner and then follow the readings and prayers.

IMG_9025Jesus/Jesse Tree

So many great Jesse Tree options are out there, but I do think these Scandinavian style ornaments Bley painted to correspond with Rachel Chaney’s Jesus Tree are especially lovely. Because my family already has a morning prayer routine going, we aren’t going to follow her whole devotional. Instead, I’ve put together this list of Scriptures to correspond with the ornaments (all free for your use). We’ll read the Scripture and hang the…

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