Church Year Resources

Books

Waiting on the Word, A Poem a day for Advent, Christmas and Epiphany (Malcolm Guite)

The Advent Jesse Tree, Devotions for Children and Adults to Prepare for the Coming of the Christ Child at Christmas. (Dean Lambert Smith)

Family Celebrations: Meeting Christ in your Holidays and Special Occasions (Ann Hibbard) (includes directions for a felt Jesse Tree with accompanying brief daily Advent liturgies)

All Through the Day, All Through the Year: Family Prayers and Celebrations (David Batchelder)

To Dance with God: Family Ritual and Community Celebration (Gertrude Mueller Nelson)

The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name (Sally Lloyd-Jones)

Young Children & Worship (Sonja Stewart & Jerome Berryman)

Devotionals

All Souls Advent Prayer booklet

Mobile apps

“Daily Prayer” apps from the Church of England
Pray As You Go [Advent retreats]
Lectio Divina apps
GAFCON Archbishop’s letter & Lift Up Your Hearts weekday Advent devotion booklet

If you are looking for a liturgy for your Advent Wreath, please consider the words we use in Children’s Worship at All Souls. Here is a compilation of the wording, for your reference.

We also have a page with resources for Daily Prayer.