Ten Family Advent Ideas

Looking for some family advent ideas this Christmas season? Here are 10 ideas I’ve either found online or actually completed myself:

Room for a Little One by Martin Waddell - a favorite advent picture book
One of our favorite advent picture books!
  1. Advent Paper Chains from Spell Outloud
  2. DIY Salt Dough Jesse Tree ornaments from In Lieu of Preschool
  3. 20 Christ-Centered Christmas Read-Alouds from Not Consumed
  4. A baby Jesus ornament that could be completed as part of an advent plan from Crafty Sisters
  5. Advent coloring pages that go along with an advent wreath schedule (from Ministry-to-Children)
  6. Find-and-Fill Nativity Christmas Story and lesson from No Time for Flash Cards
  7. Jesse Tree ebook (with calendar cards) from 1+1+1=1
  8. Advent reading plan using the Jesus Storybook Bible from Mommyhood Memos (We’re doing this one now!)
  9. Truth in the Tinsel – craft and reading fun!
  10. Give to others (rather than receive) with these Random Acts of Kindness advent calendar ideas from Christmas.Your.Way
Check out many more ideas, crafts, and fun on my Christmas and Winter Activities Pinterest board!
Question for you: What does your family do to celebrate advent and focus on Christ during this season?