Advent Calendars


Advent begins Sunday, December 2, 2018. There are many Advent Calendars to help prepare for the coming of Christmas. One of my favorites is Follow The Star, prepared by the Campus ministry folks Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, Presbyterian Mission Agency, and the Episcopal Church.
An online directed meditation fresh each day. Check it out.


Each day during Advent, Seminaries that Change the World features an online justice-centered seasonal devotion and profile a student or program from one of the seminaries. 

Check it out.


This year, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is producing an online Advent Devotional Calendar.  Check it out.




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Check out  their online Advent Calendar.

The coaches at Noomii have prepared an online advent calendar featuring an Act Of Kindness each day of Advent.  Check it out.



All of us humans sometimes need to be reminded to be kinder, gentler humans. Christmas Kindness started as a way to take back Christmas- and we still need that. And the world still needs more goodness put into it… so here we go.  Most of the activities this year focus on things we can do for others by being intentional with our words and our attitudes. Here is  A RANDOM ACTS OF KINDNESS ADVENT CALENDAR. Check it out.


A free printable Random Acts of Christmas Kindness advent calendar has been prepared by Megan at Coffee Cups and Crayons and she offers it you as  a free download.  Check it out.

Another version of a Random Acts of Kindness Advent Calendar can be downloaded here:  check it out.

And another version of Random Acts of Kindness during Advent can be downloaded here:  check it out.



The Church of Scotland presents an on-line Advent calendar.  Every day this Advent we journey with the different characters in the Nativity story through videos, reflections and prayers. Click on the Advent windows to view. Check it out.



The Pittsburg Seminary (Presbyterian Church, USA) is proiding an email edition of Advent devotionals prepared by staff and students.  Check it out.