We will look at different Christmas carols and hymns that the kids are singing in the Christmas musical or we are singing for Christmas Eve. Each carol will focus on a key word of the season (Hope; Peace etc.)
November 28th “Come Thou Long Expected Jesus” (Hope) Isaiah 11:1-9 – Theme: Advent is a time of hope – we look forward to the future knowing it is secure, even as we wait.
December 5th“Now Behold the Lamb” (Awe) Luke 1:5-20 – Theme: Advent is a time of Awe – we remember to be silent, to pause & reflect at the glory of God.
December 12th “Away in a Manger” (Peace) Luke 2:1-7 – Theme: Advent brings the gift of peace – Jesus will be our prince of peace. [Note – The Kids Musical is this Sunday]
December 19th “Silent Night” (World) Isaiah 9:6-7 Theme: Advent impacts the World – leading to peace, order, and justice across the globe.
December 26th “O Come all Ye Faithful” (Worship) Luke 2:8-20 – Theme: Advent means we worship – we are responding to God’s work that He has done through Christ.
January 2nd “Led to the Father’s House” Luke 2:41-52 – Theme: The boy Jesus in the temple – Jesus leads his parents the Father’s house.