Welcome to our ever-expanding and curated collection of Advent lesson ideas and resources, including ideas for New Year's and Epiphany. Pick an Advent topic and add your lesson idea.

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Isaiah 7 (Immanuel), Isaiah 9 (Wonderful Counselor...), and Matthew 1 (you shall name him Jesus). This revised and improved "WT" lesson set was previously titled, "Birth of Jesus through the Eyes of Isaiah." 

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Most Recent Post (WT) Advent: Isaiah Promised, Jesus Fulfilled ~ Video / Audio Visual

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Most Recent Post (WT) Mary Accepts, Magnifies, Ponders ~ Bible Skills & Games

The Writing Team's "Jesus is Born!" lesson set is open to all! 
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Scripture in this set: Matthew 1:18-25 (Angel's Announcement to Joseph) and Luke 2:1-7 (Decree, Journey to Bethlehem, and Birth).

Most Recent Post (WT) Jesus is Born! ~ Art Workshop

The Magi Lesson Set from the Rotation.org Writing Team has six uniquely creative workshop-style lessons on the Matthew 2:1-12 story. Each emphasizes important life applications. Everyone can read the Lesson Summaries and Bible Background. Supporting members can access the lesson plans. Join today

Adaptable by all types of Sunday School. Great ideas for Advent Programs too.

Most Recent Post (WT) The Magi ~ King Cake Cooking Workshop

This forum is for workshop lessons and ideas related to the prophets' hope for a Messiah, and Isaiah's prophecies. "On them has the light shined." "Immanuel," "Wonderful Counselor," "Prince of Peace."

Most Recent Post A Ruler from Bethlehem drama

Mary and Joseph's story, the Annunciation of the Angel, Mary's Song of Joy. Mary and Elizabeth. Elizabeth and Zechariah. Many lessons here also include other parts of the Birth story.

Most Recent Post MUSIC and "OTHER" Workshop Lessons and Ideas for "eyes of" Mary, Joseph, etc

Workshop lessons, ideas, and resources featuring the story of the shepherds, angelic host, and Jesus birth in the stable. Some lessons here may include other parts of the Birth story as well.

Most Recent Post Books, Illustrations of the Luke 2 shepherds' story (for various workshops)

Resources in this "general" Jesus' Birth forum tend to cover the "entire" story of Jesus' birth, rather than specific parts and persons, such as shepherds or Magi.

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Most Recent Post VIDEO and MUSIC Workshop Lessons, Ideas and Resources for the Birth of Jesus

This forum is for sharing ideas and resources for celebrating Christmas in the church: "Advent Programs" (pageants, special worship, skits, etc) and Advent projects.

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Most Recent Post Who Will Save Us? - Christmas Play based on the Gospel of Matthew

In this topic we are collecting Advent resources and ideas that don't seem to fit in our other more "story-specific" topics, including "Christmas around the world," Advent calendars, wreaths.

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Most Recent Post Advent calendar ideas
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