Things You Need To Consider When You Are Preparing Your Home And Family For Advent.
Unlike Catholics who will actually prepare themselves for the feast of Christmas by watching movies of saints, movies about cooking, nativity scenes or even the advent wreaths, many people will always prepare adequately for the feast by prayers, daily devotions, novenas and also to some extend fasting as they wait for the day actually done within four weeks.
Proper preparation for the Christmas feast need to be taken into consideration and by this one may organize personal prayers or even family prayers to put the day on the most high to protect the members since during this time many things may happen and also remember we they will celebrate the newborn baby Jesus Christ so they should be clean of sin before it, prayers will always purify people’s hearts and all will be well. The preparation does not only mean having individual organized prayers only, you can set aside some days for family devotions and if so consider advent wreath since it is one of the best tools In devotions, each week gather around your wreath with your whole family to pray then you may decide to light candle around your wreath and by doing this you will act as an example which your children will copy from and practice it in future. Selecting up nativity scenes before the Christmas feast is another very important thing to think of, in the narration involve the wise men and the baby Jesus laid in the cattle den and also involve the scriptures of the angel Michael who was send by God to a virgin woman, however it will draw into attention of all the family members and therefore they will have the proper understanding of the day so prepared for, however, this also will help create the foundation of the young ones in scriptures.
It is also very important that you spend time with your family during the Advent season as well something which can be enhanced by watching movies together, cooking, playing cards, and board games together makes a very important aspect to be considered by the family members.
Good thing with the Christmas feast is that many people will always remember it due to the decorations involved in our family for that day, the good foodstuffs also prepared makes the day not to just pass like any other, people will tend to hung greenery and lights I their house it is always a pleasing thing to think of. During this period it is very important to be generous, do not through the poor people in your community away as a matter of fact invite them to your home so as you may share what you have with them since Christ Himself showed love to us as the scriptures say.