Advent and Christmas
Advent Candle Sets
8" x 2" Pillar Candles £22.08 per pack
12" Candles with fluted base £19.95 per pack
15" Candles £24.95 per pack
Sets of 6 candles - 5 red plus one white
or 4 purple, 1 pink, and 1white.
The Real Advent Calendar 2020 - fairtrade chocolate and a 24 page Christmas Story Activity book. £3.99
ars which are just right for posting to friends and relatives.
We stock a range of traditional Advent Calendars and some lovely greeting card
sized Advent Calend-
Illustrated in full colour with nearly forty famous and lesser-known masterpieces of Western art, this beautiful book will lead you into a deeply prayerful response to all that these paintings convey to the discerning eye.
it is high time for you to wake out of sleep,
for deliverance is nearer to us now
than it was when first we believed.’
‘Wake up! Clean up! Feed up! Grow up!’Walk alongside Archbishop Sentamu this Advent, as he discusses the meaning and influence of those four gospel imperatives in this lively and invigorating book
ISBN: 9781913181000 Price: £5.99
A wonderful book of daily devotional readings for Advent. How were the wise men were led to the infant Christ? This book discusses the themes of Creation, Scripture, Miracle and Child. The daily readings are undated, and so are suitable for any year, having links to all 3 lectionary years.
ISBN: 9781945529498 Price: £7.99
Orange is decidedly not a Christmas color. Or is it?
Red is the color of ornaments, lights, and Santa’s coat. Green is the color of Christmas trees, holly, and mistletoe. These are the traditional colors that represent Christmas. But Is it possible that orange is actually the color of the season?
Dr. Cassie Reid shares 25 secrets to navigating the holidays with grace and composure, no matter what your family may be like.
ISBN: 9780857467898 Price: £8.99
As we look towards celebrating the incarnation at Christmas, we consider how God chose to express himself, in a moment in history, as a tiny baby. But what other images describe God in the Bible, and what can we learn about his character through them? How does an invisible God reveal himself to us in scripture and in Jesus? Amy Scott Robinson answers this question with imagination and a close reading of the text.
ISBN: 9781783599363 Price: £7.99
25 Bible meditations based on Scripture verses and teaching nuggets from John Stott, with commentary and prayers from Christopher Wright. Accessible and bite-sized, fresh and exciting, each meditation deepens our appreciation of the timeless spiritual truths of Advent and Christmas.
This book invites readers to discover depths it's easy to miss in the nativity plays and carol concerts that feature prominently in over-full December diaries. You will be guided through Advent in 25 daily Bible readings and prayers, at times pausing for several days to peer intently into Luke's best-known narratives.
In Freedom is Coming Nick Baines invites you to think about what it meant for people in Isaiah's day to be living in exile, and how the prophet encouraged them to keep their faith alive despite the apparent hopelessness of their situation.
Read this book and find out how you too can become a 'light to the nations' as, once again, we approach the celebration of Christ's birth and the new world that God has promised to bring into being.
Here are a selection of new books, published this year, specially for Advent. Click on the picture for more information.
Return to this page to see more of the things we have in the shop as we get nearer to the start of Advent
Gift candles £5.99
And dated Advent candles £3.50
These daily devotions in the Gospels give a thorough investigation of why Jesus came. In the lead-up to Christmas, families will explore 25 reasons why Jesus came, and they will see that what Jesus gives us is better than anything else we could wish for.
For many of us, putting out a crib set is one of our treasured Christmas traditions. But what do these scenes really tell us about the original Christmas story?
Join Richard Littledale as he shares reflections, Bible readings and prayers for each day of Advent based on his own personal collection of nativity sets from around the world.
Renew the wonder of the nativity story through these thought-provoking devotions.
Journey through Advent together as a family with daily readings, prayers, thoughts and activities for all ages.
As the parents of a blended family of five children, Steve and Bekah Legg bring a fun, engaging and accessible approach to reading and understanding the Bible so that everyone can join in and understand.
We also have some books that you may
have missed last year.
Unearthly Beauty turns to the Saints to grow in you a rich view of the Christmas period.Perfect for anyone looking a new view of God's greatest gift
Advent is about arrival - the arrival of Jesus into our world in poverty and vulnerability amidst unusual circumstances. For the world then, as now, Christ's coming generated a mixed response from a variety of people - anxiety, threat, expectation and hope.
Join Tom Wright on a journey with the apostles, as he explores the New Testament themes of thankfulness, patience, humility and joy. Within each of these themes, Wright offers daily readings and meditations for a week, beginning with the Sunday reading in the Revised Common Lectionary, and ending with stimulating questions for personal reflection or group discussion.