Books tagged: advent

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 43 results

From the Manger to the Cross: Advent and Christmas Meditations on the King who was Born in a Stable, Crowned with Thorns and Reigns Forever
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent
Come consider the King who was born in a stable, crowned with thorns and now reigns forever. Trace the path of prophets who foresaw Him, angels who announced Him, shepherds who witnessed Him and wise men who pursued Him. Ponder what it means to watch, wait, listen and believe. Learn why Jesus came and how His birth, life, death and resurrection are the reason for every season.
Joining the Dots – Ten Readings for Advent
By
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These Gospel adaptations started as a join-the-dots exercise. I wanted to write something that included gritted teeth, morning sickness, and what Mary was thinking about when she wasn’t singing the Magnificat. I would love you to use my stories or sketches for your home group, church, youth camp, conference or fund-raiser. They are written to be read aloud but are intended to be flexible.
... & weihnachtet es...
By
Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: German. Published: November 9, 2010 by Medienfabrik Wolkersdorf. Category: Essay » Literature
Lyrik für die vorgebliche Stille Zeit. Der Schauspieler, Regisseur und Autor Kristian Goldmund Aumann hat einen nachdenklichen Gedichtbank für die Adventzeit geschrieben. Es sind in schöne Lyrik gepresste Gedanken über Arm und Reich, Sinn und NichtSinn von Weihnachten.
Down to Earth: Why We're Really Here and Why It Matters
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010 by Samizdat Creative. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Most people have heard that following Christ ought to be life changing. But even Christians know that life often feels too hard, even purposeless, and God seems too distant. It’s time we understood just how embedded we are with God, so that we can live free from guilt over past sins, free from spiritual failure resulting from ignoring God, and free from loneliness and spiritual isolation.
Advent: Preparation, Anticipation, & Hope in Christ's Coming
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010 by Samizdat Creative. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Author Dr. David McDonald explores the reason, the anticipation, and the hope of Advent. Discover the real meaning behind this liturgical season. Dream once again about the life you want and the ways you can cooperate with God to begin living that life now. With a helpful, practical study guide at the end of each section, this book can help you use the Advent season to deepen your spiritual life.
Here He Comes
By
Price: Free! Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
"Here He Comes" - that is the proclamation of Advent or Christmas. Jesus is the God who comes to mankind! He is the one who makes His abode with mankind. Have you ever wished that God would come close to you, would reveal Himself to you in intimate and wonderful ways?
Twelve Days of Vengeance
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
During the festival of Tres Reyes, our hero sets out on a quest to find his wife and save her from a gang of thieves known as The Twelve Drummers.
Christmas Time is Here
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Christmas Time is Here; 50 Healing Poems at Christmas Time. Silent Night, Holy Night... Expectation and anticipation is at night, where bells from church towers – white hearts in the Holy Night.
In eine Decke gewickelt
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: German. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Andrea ist schwanger und möchte nicht, dass ihre Eltern es erfahren. Beim Adventsessen kommt es zu einer offenen Aussprache, die seit neun Jahren fällig war. Damals war Andrea auch schwanger, noch minderjährig. Die Eltern gaben ihr Enkelkind zur Adoption frei. Ihr Ehemann hilft Andrea beim Suchen ihres Sohns. Doch es kommt alles ganz anders.
Der Weihnachtsmann
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: German. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Sag mal Tante Elisabeth, gibt es den Weihnachtsmann wirklich? Wird die Tante eine Antwort darauf finden?