5 of the best free Christian advent ideas, calendars, and devotionals. Start a new family tradition, teach your children the true meaning of Christmas, or add to your Bible readings with these resources. via /ChristiLGee/

5 Favorite Christian Advent Resources

We researched, downloaded, vetted, and culled advent resources to come up with a list of 5 recommendations for both individuals and families. These 5 don’t require a lot of time, advance preparation, or craftiness but they are deep on spiritual truth.

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This classic film resonates on so many levels, but I believe one of the deepest is the need to know you’ve made a difference and the power of those IN your life to encourage you back from the cliff. Above all the noise in the world, people just want to know their life matters. And we hold the power to help others see just how much.

Why ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ resonates with so many

How much do you remember about the movie? Why do you think it resonates? What do we learn? Answers AND a fun quiz! Discover which type of ENCOURAGER you are.

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Your fall doesn’t get the final word on your life. He will replace the weakness with strength. You will be stronger in the broken places.

5 Truths for when you’ve fallen and can’t get up

Whatever the circumstances of the fall, when you can’t “get up,” you begin to spiral further down into loneliness, shame, and hopelessness, drifting further away from the one who can lift you out of the pit. Jesus will replace your weakness with strength and you will be stronger in broken places.

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Daniel’s real story was the undaunted courage lived out in his commitment, confidence, and convictions. Before the lions' den, he "purposed in his heart."

How to live Undaunted

Daniel’s real story was the undaunted courage lived out in his commitment, confidence, and convictions. Before the lions’ den, he “purposed in his heart.”

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