Just as every child excitedly waits to open their gifts on Christmas morning, they can experience the anticipation of Christ, God's Gift to us. The Wonder of Christmas opens young hearts to the greatest of joys with the twenty-five kid-friendly verses, readings, and prayers representing each day of Advent, plus "Creative Sparks" - fun crafts and activities, journaling ideas, and things to draw - all building toward that celebrated morning when we wake to the glorious gift of a child-King, born in a manger.
The Wonder of Christmas
25 Days of Advent Journaling for girls
with Darcy Pattison
But why is God so kind to me? Why has the mother of my Lord come to me?
Mary's pregnancy was a miracle. Elizabeth's pregnancy was a miracle. One was young, and the other was old. But they were connected by their miraculous pregnancies. Mary knew all about Elizabeth and Zechariah's miracle baby. They were "very old," and yet Elizabeth was expecting. When an angel told Mary that she'd have a baby too, it was natural to think of Elizabeth. Together, their sons would change the world.