Everyone is ready.
(Children’s voices: Advent means to me, happiness all the time. I think Advent means time to prepare for Christmas. I think Advent means, when Jesus was born. I think we can get ready by hanging out with family and praying. I think we can get ready by going to church and praying.)
Christmas is here. Are you ready?
Mary and Joseph are ready.
The shepherds are ready.
The animals are ready.
The Magi are ready.
“Don’t be afraid” (an angel tells us). In God’s story, we all have a part.
Are you ready?
Suggestions for Use
- The Advent Candle Lighting Liturgies (pdf) have been written to incorporate these videos. Many churches choose to begin their Advent and Christmas services in this way. You might also adapt them for a ritual at home.
- Explore the story of Christmas using the Advent Unwrapped Colouring Storybook (pdf)—great for young artists of any age!
- For more Advent Unwrapped videos, visit our Videos page.