This Thanksgiving, I thought I'd reflect on a few ways we can get creative with our thankfulness. Feel free to chime in!
on Good Friday, Christians and Catholics fast, meditate, perform penance, pray and attend church service. It is a solemn day, full of sadness, grieving for Lord Jesus Christ death. Sinful mankind had caused his death and we should repent from our sins.
A reproducible family Protestant Advent ceremony which is short and child-friendly to be used in the home. Adapted for kindergarten through primary grade kids. Provides list of supplies, script, and suggested songs. Family Advent ceremonies are used for the 4 Sundays before December 25th. Held in the evening after sunset, the candles glowing in our dark living room accentuate the mysteries of preparing for Xmas. Kids participate in readings and lighting candles with SUPERVISION.
This article is about how the Filipinos celebrate All Saints Day and All Souls Day. A unique celebration for the remembrance of the dead love ones.
The three Wise Men who bring gifts to the baby Jesus are a part of the Christmas story. They arrived 12 days after Jesus' birth and their arrival is celebrated with a separate holiday - Epiphany.