Best For Families

  • LifeWay Kids Family Advent Guide:  A weekly devotional for families to read together, plus an activity, Christmas song  suggestion, and additional Bible reading. This is a great resource for families with young children. Length: 4 weeks + Christmas Day.  Click here to download.  
  • The Village Church Advent - The Coming of Jesus Christ:  A weekly personal study time for parents to prepare for family devotions. The family devotional time includes lighting the advent candle, Scripture reading, a devotional/commentary on the passage, as well as a song and activity suggestions. There are lots of additional resources included in this resource. This is an excellent resource for families with elementary-aged children. Length: 5 weeks.  Click here to download.  

Best for Individual Study / Families with Students

  • Focus on the Family: Preparing the Way for Jesus:  A daily devotional counting down to Christmas. It includes a Scripture reading for each day, as well as a reflection question and pray focus after the daily devotional. The guide also includes homemade Christmas card ideas for each week and encourages you to give them to neighbors and friends. Length: 27 days.  Click here to download.
  • John Piper’s Good News of Great Joy:  Daily readings for advent that includes Scripture reading and a devotional to accompany it. Ideal for personal study. Length: 25 days, plus an introduction and conclusion.  Click here to download.