Jesse Tree: Advent Activities for the Month of December

We got our Jesse tree up yesterday on the first of December.  We kept it simple with pieces of construction paper taped together.   Today, we added our first magnet – Creation.  The kids have enjoyed playing with play dough, creating things and remembering that God is the Creator.   Day 1-4 Posts Continuing on with


How I’m Approaching Christmas Differently This Year

Christmas evokes so many emotions for many of us.  I tend to be stressed around the holidays.  So, I’m determined to do things a little differently this year. For starters, we are not putting up our regular Christmas tree.  I don’t have anything against Christmas trees, but it’s just the start of doing things differently