Advent/Christmas Ideas – Children & Young People

Keep an eye on our weekly Children’s Resource page too!

A Very Different Christmas: A family activity sheet to explore Christmas 2020. Don’t forget to see the weekly activity sheets from Together at Home on our Children’s Resource page.

Themed activity sheets based on some of the people in the Nativity story

Don’t forget to use your Sunday School Advent activities from your gift bag, including your ‘Nativity tree decorations’ (image left) and ‘scratch star’.

Our NYI Reverse Advent Calendar: As we begin Advent this Sunday, you’re invited to make a ‘Reverse Advent Calendar’. The calendar will help us to spend time each day worshipping God in various ways and helping to show our love and care for other people, wherever we are through Advent.

Weekly Advent Challenges from NYUK South

Get into the Christmas spirit in an environmentally friendly way with NYUK South’s weekly Advent Challenge!

Week 1: Make an Eco-Friendly Christmas decoration

Week 2: Support your local food bank

Week 3: Give a gift to someone you wouldn’t usually give to

Week 4: Encourage someone this week

NYUK Advent Challenge Week 1

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Cut out and colour your own Nativity scene Our NYI group are having a go at this!

Paper Nativity Scene: Made By Joel

Made By Joel has created this wonderful Nativity scene. Explore his website for lots of other year-round creative ideas or download the scene by clicking the PDF downloads below

It Begins In Bethlehem: A fun re-telling of the Christmas story from the Bible Society. More resources and gift ideas on The Bible Society website

Join us for our Nativity service via Zoom on December 20th, 10:30am

Come and worship!