Advent

advent-2015Four contemplative prayer liturgies and accompanying coloring pages for use during Advent. Each of the two-page liturgies, written by Lynn Willis, include:

  • Invocation
  • Confession
  • Scripture Readings
  • Litany
  • Time of Silence
  • Blessing

LEAD‘s resources are for use by individuals, congregations, or small groups during Advent, each is illustrated with original art by Vonda Drees. The images are available in a variety of styles allowing you to customize them for your personal use or for your congregation. The four weekly cover designs can be combined into a single mural as shown at the bottom of this page. Read more.

Use of Resources

Congregations

  • As part of Sunday worship during Advent
    • Editable Publisher versions are available so you may choose to adapt these for your context
  • For special mid-week Advent services
  • Worshipers could be invited to color the black and white versions during a period of quiet reflection

Individuals

  • As personal devotions during Advent
  • Coloring the black and white versions provides time to reflect on the messages

Images

Black and White

  • Encourage coloring as a spiritual practice throughout Advent
    • Youth groups
    • Children’s worship
    • Adult small groups
    • Handout at worship for use at home
  • As pieces are completed, combine them to create a collage

Color

  • Images for worship bulletins, newsletters, slides
  • Print individual pieces and add one each week to complete the collage

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Advent resources for your home and congregation

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