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 2019 - 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-
Follow the Star invites you to experience the wonder and excitement of the Wise Men’s journey as they travel towards Jesus. This year’s booklet offers a brand new reflection for each of the twelve days of Christmas with a short Bible passage, a simple prayer and a challenge to reflect or act differently.
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.
Journey afresh into the wonder, beauty and glory to be found in the age-old story of Christmas with this beautiful little gift book. Bringing together thought-provoking and inspiring poems and illustrations, A Quickening retells and re-frames the Nativity story in a fresh way.
ISBN: 9781784983789 Price: £6.99
In this Advent journey through Luke 1 – 2, Christopher Ash brings these familiar passages to life with fresh insight, colour and depth.
By Daniel G. Groody
ISBN: 9780814663646 & 9780814663899 (LP)
Price: £1.99 & £3.99 (LP)
During the especially busy Advent and Christmas seasons, this book offers brief, down-to-earth reflections that bring prayer and Scripture into everyday life in a thought-provoking and lasting way.
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.
Perfect for individual, small group and church use. Tidings of Comfort and Joy was first published as a series of 25 email devotions. Due to popular demand, this adapted and printed edition of the original text has been produced for use year to year. The book contains daily devotions to help you experience God's wonder shining through the busyness of the season.
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.
ISBN: 9781781401330 Price: £3.50
Reflections for Advent is a seasonal extract from the main 2019-20 annual volume and is designed to give new readers a taste of the high standard of spiritual and theological writing that makes Reflections so popular. A first-class line up of writers provides a quality, yet inexpensive daily devotional companion throughout Advent - a season that is increasingly important in popular devotion.
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.
Over the course of 30 days, ‘Journey to Christmas’ this Advent with people caught up in the drama of Jesus’ birth. Read the stories of Elizabeth and Zechariah, Mary and Joseph, and the Shepherds and Angels. P.R.A.Y. each day by Pausing and Reflecting on scripture, Asking for what we and others need and Yielding to God's will. Authors include Pete Greig, Phil Togwell, Carla Harding and Jill Webber.
In this edition of the Times of Refreshing series, Ruth Gregg guides us through the winter months with a daily devotional. Journey with Ruth as she shares scripture and personal revelations that will deepen your quiet time with the Lord. From December to February, each day Ruth offers a fresh and insightful look at Bible passages, asks challenging questions and offers thought-provoking reflections.
ISBN: 9780232534108 Price: £6.99
Following her successful Advent course To Live Again, based on It’s a Wonderful Life, Sheila Jacobs has written a brand new course to be studied by individuals or groups as a companion to the 1951 classic movie A Christmas Carol (titled Scrooge in the UK), starring Alastair Sim.
Here is 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
Selected Advent books are currently 3 for 2.