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This beautiful booklet by Terry and Mimi Reilly is an excellent tool families can use to celebrate Advent and strengthen loving bonds at home. It adds special meaning to the holiday season! Family night is a precious time set aside for the whole family to come together to support and love one another. It is a time to share joys and struggles, to grow in faith and hope, to listen, to learn and to discover the uniqueness and beauty of each family member. This beautiful booklet by Terry and Mimi...
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A Special Place for Santa: A Legend For Our Time. This special book gives a brief history of legends surrounding St. Nicholas, leading to his modern counterpart, Santa Claus, who pays tribute to the birth of Christ on Christmas. A great holiday story to read to a special child, and if that wasn't already enough to keep them interested, show them the wonderful illustrations throughout Dimensions: 7.75"H x 8.75"W x .25"D.Hardcover
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Engage your parish in active and prayerful reflection during this important Church season. It includes commentaries on Readings I and II, the Responsorial Psalm, the Gospels of the Sundays, and the daily Gospel readings of Advent for Cycle C. Suitable for both group and individual use, Living Advent is perfect for enriching the prayer experience. Booklet
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Santa & The Savior delivers a beautifully written story that stays true to Christian beliefs while also illustrating Jesus' involvement in how Santa came to be. Find out how Santa came to kneel at Jesus' manger, and how the sequence of events that followed came to develop Christmas as we celebrate it today. This enchanting illustration reintroduces and builds on the story and magic of Christmastime.
Materials: Paper; 34 Pages; Spot Foil CoverDimensions: 10.25" ...
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Jesus Callingby Sarah YoungDevotions written as if Jesus is speaking directly to a child's heart. Based on her original Jesus Calling, this version has been adapted in a language and fashion that kids and tweens can relate to their everyday lives. After many years of writing in her prayer journal, missionary Sarah Young decided to listen to God with pen in hand, writing down what she believed He was saying to her through Scripture. Others were blessed as she shared her writings, until people...
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by Gloria TruittThis is a presentation of the Christmas story (Luke 2:1-20). The Arch Books series tells popular Bible stories through fun-to-read rhymes and bright illustrations. This well-loved series captures the attention of children, telling scripturally sound stories that are enjoyable and easy to remember.
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Jesus Calling: Devotions for Every Dayby Sarah YoungAfter many years of writing her own words in her prayer journal, missionary Sarah Young decided to be more attentive to the Savior's voice and begin listening for what He was saying. So with pen in hand, she embarked on a journey that forever changed her and many others around the world. In these powerful pages are the words and Scriptures Jesus lovingly laid on her heart. Words of reassurance, comfort, and hope. Words that have made her...
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Mary and Her Faithful Heart BookTeach about Mother Mary as you read from this beautifully written, hardcover storybook. Help your children understand the true impact of Mary's loving and faithful heart as she said "yes" to God's plan for her to become the mother of Jesus. Full-color illustrations and rhyming passages bring this story to life, capturing kids' attention during story time. It makes the perfect faith-filled gift for baptisms, christenings and first communions.Children will enjoy...
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A presentation of the Entrance and Communion Antiphons of the Masses from the First Sunday of Advent to the Baptism of Our Lord by one who has prayed the prayers of the Mass for decades. The commentary is punctuated by pithy thought-provoking statements from a variety of sources. A wonderful help for preparing for the coming of Christ at Christmas.
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A Town Called ChristmasA Christmas Musical Drama for Children and AdultsThis kit contains a script booklet, large poster, leaders CD and Music CDLeader CD includes script, drama helps, music scores, lyrics, clip art and free Adobe Acrobat Reader Installer.Music CD includes 12 recorded songs in 2 formats.
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In Conversation With God: Volume 1, Advent and ChristmastideAuthor Francis Fernandez-Carvajal makes generous use of the writings of the great saints as he brings you focused and moving meditations on themes taken from the Mass readings for that day, the liturgical season, and more. This work is rich and extensive enough to serve as your spiritual reading for a lifetime, as it helps you relate the particulars of the message of Christ to the ordinary circumstances of your day. Each volume is...
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Full of wonder and joyful anticipation, the Christmas season is the perfect time for Christians to take a break from their busy schedules and ponder the wonderful works of Godin the depths of their heart. Based on the ancient Christian tradition of meditating throughout the 40 days before and after Christmas, this small monastic book follows the rhythm of the Advent and Christmas journey as it takes place in a particular monastery, a place as small and tiny as Bethlehem itself. This book...
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The Christian celebration of Christmas gives language to the message of faith. In the season of Advent, the church reflects both on biblical texts of repentance and judgment, and on the mystery of grace. Because of God's victorious grace we can take up the Christmas message of the angel that night at Bethlehem, and we can follow the star that leads us to worship the Son of God. This book brings together homilies that Cardinal Kasper has given over the years in the Advent and Christmas seasons....
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This Advent, prepare to celebrate Jesus' arrival as an infant in the small town of Bethlehem. Born into poverty, he brings us the good news that God loves us - and calls us to give of ourselves to others. Let the example of Pope Francis, as he models the humility and generosity of our Savior, inspire you. Reflect on the pope's teachings, accompanied by Scripture, prayer, and action. Then go out and share the message: Jesus Christ is born! 112pgs.
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The holy seasons of Advent and Christmas are a time to reflect on God's infinite love for us all and how through the birth of his son, Jesus Christ, Christianity was born. Advent and Christmas Wisdom from St. Thomas of Aquinas guides readers on their spiritual journey to be closer to God and understand how to live the life of a Christian.Offering daily selections from St. Thomas of Aquinas for meditation and prayer, this book is a wonderful way to examine your faith and feelings during Advent...
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Prepare for and celebrate Christ’s coming with brief daily meditations for the Advent and Christmas seasons. Scripture, personal reflection, a question to think about or act to consider, and a short prayer to Mary are sure to touch your heart and lead you to a deeper relationship with Jesus and his mother, Mary.
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Advent and Christmas with the Saints offers spiritual sustenance from those holy men and women whom we honor because of their close spiritual relationship with God. Readers walk day-by-day with the saints, recalling the Scriptures they read, meditating on the thoughts they had, praying as they might have prayed, and talking openly with God. Christians looking for a way to re-spiritualize their Christmas practices, prayer groups, small-faith communities, Bible study classes, teachers, clergy,...
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by: Alice MaasThis book retells the events of Jesus' presentation at the Temple and his encounters with Simeon and Anna (Luke 2:21-40). The Arch Books series tells popular Bible stories through fun-to-read rhymes and bright illustrations. This well-loved series captures the attention of children, telling scripturally sound stories that are enjoyable and easy to remember.
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Amy Welborn; illustrated by Ann EngelhartEach year, on the Third Sunday of Advent, children gather with their families in St. Peter's Square for "Bambinelli Sunday." The children bring with them figures of the Christ Childthe "Bambinelli"from their family's Nativity scene, or presepe. During the noontime Angelus prayer, the pope blesses the children and the figurines they have brought.
Bambinelli Sunday tells the story of one little boy, Alessandro, and what he learns about family, faith, and...
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The holidays give us a special season of love, sharing, warmth, and connection. This book offers the opportunity to rediscover simple joys and the chance to remember that merriment is always within our reach, all the year through. Hardcover with dust jacket 6.25"H x 9.25"W 64 pages
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Bethlehem Sky CD by Liam Lawton TRACKS INCLUDED ON THE CD: 1 See amid the Winter's Snow 2 Nowell, Nowell 3 The Maiden and Her Child 4 It Came Upon the Midnight Clear 5 The Darkest Midnight 6 Sing of a Lady 7 Bethlehem Sky 8 O Holy Night 9 Ave Maria 10 Rose In December 11 Never Be the Same 12 Silent Night
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by: Melinda Busch
This book retells the story of Jesus Birth (Luke 2:1-20). The Arch Book series tells popular Bible stories through fun-to-read rhymes and bright illustrations. This well-loved series captures the attention of children, telling scripturally sound stories that are enjoyable and easy to remember.
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Helps children understand this time of preparation for the birth of Jesus. Full-color illustrations. Pages: 32Author: REV. JUDE WINKLER, O.F.M. CONV.Size: 5 1/2 X 7 3/8Color: ILLUSTRATEDBinding: PAPERBACK
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by: REV. JUDE WINKLER, O.F.M. CONV.Teaches children the true meaning of the celebration of Christmas. Full-color illustrations. 32 pgs. paperback.
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This innovative activity book will appeal to children's creativity. Paint palettes on the inside front and back covers provide enough colors for 16 individual illustrations—just add water. Pages are perforated so that the final creations can be displayed on a refrigerator or bulletin board. Brush included. Pages: 16Size: 8 1/4 X 11 5/8Color: ILLUSTRATEDBinding: PAPERBACK ...
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Christmas Picture Sudoku is a fun brain game that encourages your children, ages 4 and up, to improve problem solving skills, spot patterns, improve concentration, and think creatively as each Bible-themed puzzle is solved. Your young learners will solve 18 sudoku puzzles using the 200-plus included stickers. Then, for additional challenges and endless play, you can download the free app, where puzzles are solved by dragging and dropping each picture into the correct square. If the puzzle is...
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By Karen KatafiaszDo you go through the Christmas season feeling pressured, empty, inadequate, or depressed? Maybe you need some gentle, constructive, self-help therapy-Christmas Therapy. Insightful guidelines and enchanting illustrations-alive with color-will help you rediscover in your heart the magic, the meaning, and the mystery of this blessed time.64 pages; 4" x 6", perfect-bound paperback
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Like to get cozy with a good crossword?Love the Bible?Here is the perfect book for you! Bible puzzles are a great way to pass time while learning scripture�and here�s a collection of 99 crosswords sure to satisfy. With clues drawn from the breadth of scripture, these themed puzzles will challenge and expand your knowledge of the Good Book Inside, you�ll find puzzles highlighting:Amazing AbigailGabriel, the ArchangelHannah�s Child of PromiseHosea, the Longsuffering SpouseMatthew, the Tax...
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Like to get cozy with a good word search?Love the Bible?Here is the perfect book for you!Bible puzzles are a great way to pass time while learning scripture�and here�s a collection of 99 word searches sure to satisfy. With search words drawn from the breadth of scripture, these themed puzzles will challenge your sleuthing skills and expand your knowledge of the Good Book.Inside, you�ll find traditional word list puzzlesBible passages with search words underlined�secret message� puzzles, in...
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BY PAULA D'ARCY Paula D'Arcy is a grief counselor and in this issue of Daybreaks she shows us how to truly approach this holiday season from the heart. She also describes what we can bring to Advent and Christmas to make them a more gratifying experience for ourselves and others. Each reflection--enhanced with full-color artwork--takes only a few moments but can help you enjoy the season in ways that will have a lasting impact all year long. Booklet ...
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Advent calls us to focus on preparation. Being prepared for the birth of Jesus Christ is something we can only better with each Advent and Christmas season. Daybreaks by Fr. Jim Torrens, SJ offers daily meditations to deepen your connection to God and help you prepare for the celebration of Christ's birth. In a season where it is easy to lose sight on what's important, Fr. Torrens provides insight and reflection to keep you focused on the arrival of our Savior.
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Well-known writer and preacher on social-justice issues Father John Kavanaugh will lead readers on an Advent journey reflecting on the needs of God's created world and our responsibilities to our fellow human beings, who are members of the Body of Christ. Every day of Advent is a prayerful opportunity for spiritual growth with Daybreaks, a thought-provoking collection of fresh, lively Advent prayers and reflections that link the gospel to everyday life.Each page includes a list of...
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Children in grades 1, 2, and 3 will love the games, puzzles, mazes, and activities designed to help them focus on the themes and traditions of the Advent season. Packed with colorful illustrations, Every Day of Advent and Christmas includes an Advent calendar to help children focus day by day on the meaning of Advent and Christmas in a way they are sure to enjoy and remember. 32 page booklet; 8.5 x 11
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by Barbara Yoffie, Illustrated by Katherine A. BorgattiSaints are real-life heroes and heroines of faith who inspire us by their virtues to become more like Christ. In this series of beautifully illustrated early reader books, these real stories come to life and connect with today�s children, ages 4 to 9. St. Gianna Beretta Molla was a doctor, a wife and mother. She loved her own little family dearly. Like the Holy Family, Gianna�s family gives us an example of Christian love and...
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Grieving At ChristmastimeBy Dwight DanielsChristmas is a time for rejoicing, but it can also be a stressful time, even under the best of circumstances. When you are grieving the death of a loved one, Christmas can be particularly challenging. In this book, you'll find gentle, practical, hope-filled guidance that suggests ways to recognize the season while also acknowledging and responding in a healthy way to the sadness and grief in your heart. 88 pages; 4" x 6"
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An Advent Project for Family, Classroom or Parish Written and illustrated by Lynn M. Simms and Betsy Walker Three-piece kit. This kit offers two options designed to make the Jesse Tree project accessible to any family, class or parish. Option 1: Provides instructions to prepare an actual tree with designs for do-it-yourself three-dimensional ornaments. Option 2: Provides a Jesse Tree Poster with pre-drawn ornaments to be colored and attached. Kit also includes a short history of the Jesse...
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Take your family on a fun-filled journey to the manger this Christmas season! Learn more about Bible characters related to the Nativity and help teach your children about the true meaning of Christmas. Dive into each day of Advent with devotions and activities that will engage the entire family. Packed full of fun activities, Journey to the Manger Advent Calendar includes an Advent poster, Bible character stickers, readings, kids’ puzzles, and more! Binding: SoftcoverTrim Size: 8.5 x 11...
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Few people know that Joy to the World the worlds most popular Christmas song wasnt written for Christmas at all. Isaac Watts wrote it in imitation of Psalm 98. That psalm has nothing to say about the coming of the Messiah as a child; it is instead about the Messiah who comes in glory, and righteousness, and victory over evil, to judge the world and comfort the faithful. In other words, Isaac Watts meant Joy to the World as a spiritual reflection on Christs soon-to-be, expected, triumphant...
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Size: 5 1/2 X 9 1/2 Color: ILLUSTRATED Binding: EVA FOAM BOARD Children will delight in this cleverly designed book about Christmas joys. When tied closed with its red ribbon, it is half a tree, but when tied open, it is a beautiful full tree that can serve as a decoration in school or at home.
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This fantastic jumbo Bible trivia and activity book promises hours of fun and learning for kids ages 6 and up! . . .It may be cold outside�but this super-sized activity book for kids ages 6 and up will keep them busy for hours with page after page of Christmas- and winter-themed trivia, games, and puzzles! Featuring crosswords, word search puzzles, connect-the-dots, missing letters puzzles, tic-tac-toe activities, mazes, and more, Jumbo Bible Christmas Activity and Trivia Fun promotes fun and...
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Lucy A Light For JesusBARBARA YOFFIE, ILLUSTRATED BY KATHERINE A. BORGATTISt. Lucy comes to life in colorful, full-page illustrations and lively text for children ages 4 through 9. St. Lucy, holy and pure, loved Jesus very much. Christians remembered her story and told how she died for her belief in Jesus. Lucy liked to help people who were lonely or sad. She took food to the hungry and gave money to the poor. Often she would meet with other Christians to pray and talk about Jesus. The Church...
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Written by Ted O'NealIllustrated by R.W. AlleyKids don't need to be told that Christmas "counts." They are generally tuned in to the excitement and anticipation! And yet, children can be among the first to forget what it is about the season that really counts. Much of this may have to do with what our culture-and we ourselves-teach and practice. This little illustrated book communicates a message about making Christmas count in all its facets and flavors; it is a book about recognizing the...
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Mary & Joseph: Models Of Faith and LoveJesus, Mary, and Joseph are called the Holy Family. God chose Mary and Joseph to be Jesus' family here on earth. They loved Jesus very much. How can you show your love for the family God gave you?A Saints And Me Book By Barbara YoffieIllustrated by Katherine A. Borgatti
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Jennifer Galvin's activity books for children have been enormously popular because, unlike other activity books, these are designed specifically to teach children about their Catholic faith. And her latest one does just that. She has put together entertaining word finds, crossword puzzles, color-by-number puzzles, and crack-the-code puzzles that will teach children about Advent and Christmas, all the while emphasizing the real meaning of the holiday. An added advantage is that the activities...
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My Golden Christmas Book by Thomas J. Donaghy introduces young children to the Christmas story, helps them prepare for the birth of Jesus, and describes Christmas celebrations around the world. Bound in padded hardcover and decorated with gilt-edged pages, this book contains beautiful full-color illustrations that will delight children as it teaches them the true meaning of Christmas. Pages: 42Author: REV. THOMAS J. DONAGHYSize: 5 1/8 X 5 1/8Color: GOLDBinding: PADDED ...
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by: Theresa OliveThis book begins with the story of the first Christmas (Luke 2:1-20) and ends with the celebration in our own homes. The Arch� Books series tells popular Bible stories through fun-to-read rhymes and bright illustrations. This well-loved series captures the attention of children, telling scripturally sound stories that are enjoyable and easy to remember. This product is part of the Accelerated Reader™ program and carries a point value of .5. ...
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The story of Saint Nicholas comes to life in colorful, full-page illustrations and lively text for children ages 4 through 9. St. Nicholas was well-known for his joyful spirit of giving. He had a kind heart just like Jesus. Many Christmas traditions were inspired by this holy and loving saint. Author and long-time elementary educator Barbara Yoffie helps readers develop an understanding of saints as real-life heroes and heroines who live all around and inspire us to become more like Christ....