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Five books to Prepare Your Heart for Advent

Posted by Joanna Hudson on Nov 26, 2019 7:00:00 AM

Advent is my favorite season. 

“For to us a child is born, to us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder,and his name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.” Isaiah 9:6

Christmas advent booksSomething beautiful happens as we prepare to celebrate the arrival of our Saviour. The intentional readiness and study builds anticipation and joy each day.

Listed below are five books that help me to prepare my heart and family for Advent.

Winter Song: Christmas Readings                                                                                                 Written by Madeline L’engle

Watch for the Light:Readings for Advent and Christmas                                                             Written by various authors including C.S.Lewis, T.S.Elliot and others.advent books

The Greatest Gift: An Advent Devotional                                                                                         Written by Ann Voskamp

Hidden Christmas:The Surprising Truth Behind the Birth of Christ                                                                         Written by Timothy Keller

Hallelujah - A Journey Through Advent with Handel’s Messiah                                                 Edited by- Cindy Rollins


For Advent ideas for your family and more resources click here.

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