Wednesday 23 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch  Love word study

Talk

  • What did you learn about Love from this video?
  • How well do you show and receive the Love that Jesus demonstrated?
  • Can you say the biblical words for Love? (Ahavah, Rakhmah, Agape)

Challenge

  • Look up the bible verses in the video. Add them to your Love bunting.
  • What other Love references can you find in the bible?
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Tuesday 22 December- Advent Video Challenge

Watch  Preparing for Jesus

Talk

  • Who did God use to prepare for Jesus?
  • What have you done this advent to prepare your heart and home for Jesus?

Challenge

  • As you prepare your house for Christmas, remember to prepare your heart too. Take some time to reflect and pray about this today.
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Monday 21 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch  Love

Talk

  • Do you really know that God loves you?
  • When do you feel most loved by God or others?
  • What would it look like to stand up against hate and take the side of love?

Challenge

  • Make ‘Love’ bunting to hang in your home.
  • Look up the Bible verses in the video. Add them to your bunting.
  • Advent Bunting printable template and instructions attached.
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Sunday 20 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch  An Unexpected Christmas

Talk

  • What was unexpected in this video for you?
  • What unexpected things have happened in your life?

Challenge

  • Find (or finish making) your Advent wreath, light the fourth candle.
  • Take some time to think, reflect and pray about God’s Unexpected Love.
  • Advent Wreath craft idea instructions attached. 
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Saturday 19 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch Painting Joy

Talk

  • How does this video make you feel?
  • What do you think God might be saying to you through this video?
  • What does it mean to have Joy in the Lord this year?

Challenge

  • Create your own JOY picture (use any medium) based on what you have learned about hope this week.
  • Bless others by sharing your picture.
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Friday 18 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch  Giving Joy and Love

Talk

  • How does this video make you feel?
  • Where have you seen or experienced sadness or joy in your life?

Challenge

  • Write a poem, song or letter to share some joy with someone you know who needs it.
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Thursday 17 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch Joy to the World

Talk

  • Look up the lyrics of the Christmas song Joy to the World. What do you think the phrase “repeat the sounding joy” means?
  • How do you think you can share your joy?

Challenge

  • Think and pray about where and how you could share some joy with someone this week.
  • Ask God to help you plan, and then go ahead and do it.
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Wednesday 16 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch Joy word study

Talk

  • What did you learn about joy from this video?
  • What do you think is the difference between worldly joy and Biblical joy?

Challenge

  • Look up the bible verses in the video. Add them to your Joy bunting.
  • What other Joy references can you find in the bible?
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Tuesday 15 December - Advent Video Challenge

Watch God's Story - Jesus

Talk

  • What do you think is the most amazing thing Jesus did?

Challenge

  • Tell your own “quick version” of Jesus’ story.
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