Help your child enter, day after day, into the joyful expectancyof Advent with this beautiful calendar based on the Gospels.The calendar is a beautiful drawing of the Bethlehem countryside.Windows to open each day reveal the events leadingto the birth of Jesus. It begins December 1st and lasts into theChristmas season.An angel, the messenger of God, comes to announce newsof great joy to the shepherds watching over their sheep onChristmas night. The light of God shines about them. Openthe calendar and a beautiful drawing of the Bethlehem countrysidewill take you on a journey through the Gospel withwindows to open each day revealing the events leading to thebirth of Jesus with a biblical description of the scene.Includes a lovely 48 page companion booklet that encouragesfamily reflection and prayer.
Each day: • Open a window to reveal an illustration with abiblical description of the scene. • Open the booklet and reada short Bible verse and a meditation on the scene. • Say theprayer together. • Color the picture.
A true Advent experience for the whole family!
|Product dimensions:||11.00(w) x 13.00(h) x (d)|
|Age Range:||3 - 7 Years|
About the Author
For more than twenty years, Maïte Roche has written and illustrated numerous spiritual and religious books for children. Her works are extremely popular in her native France, where she is considered an expert at introducing the Catholic faith to the very young.