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  • Sounds of Christmas

    3 Days

    Christmas has its own unique sound and so much of that sound is defined from the music we listen to during the holiday season. From traditional carols to modern-day songs, music is a catalyst that helps us draw closer to God during Christmas. During this three-day video reading plan, you will watch, listen and read the words of three classic Christmas carols that will help you focus on the true meaning of Christmas.

  • Rhythm of Christmas

    4 Days

    Rhythm is all around us. Music has rhythm, poetry has rhythm, dancing has rhythm, but what about your life? Christmas is a time when the rhythms around us and inside us change as we take time to focus on the birth of our Savior Jesus Christ. In this four-day video reading plan geared toward youth, you will read, see, and hear the rhythms that God used in the original Christmas story and learn how those rhythms can be synched up to the soundtrack of your life.

  • It's Christmas - Devotions from Mandisa

    5 Days

    In this devotional series from American Idol star, Mandisa, you will explore the scriptures and inspiration behind some of the songs featured on her Christmas album, It's Christmas!

  • The Christmas Story

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    The story of Christ's birth is central to our celebration of Christmas. This reading plan chronicles the humble beginnings of a Savior the world had been anticipating for centuries. This short collection of readings connects us to the arrival of Emmanuel, a God who is with us.

  • The First Christmas Gift (Bible App for Kids)

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    This fun plan for kids teaches real-life lessons from the Christmas Bible App for Kids story. Each day's video teaches a memory verse or a key truth using music, movement, and other concrete ways to help abstract truths stick. Visit www.bible.com/kids to get this free, interactive app for your kids.

  • The Story of Christmas

    7 Days

    The story of the first Christmas is the beginning of a new chapter in the bigger story of God's plan to rescue His people from their sin and selfishness. This one-week plan takes you through the passages that tell about Jesus' birth and ends with an animated video.

  • Kim Walker-Smith, Christmas - The Overflow Devo

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    Kim Walker-Smith is one of the worship leaders for the Jesus Culture band, and has quickly become one of the strongest voices in worship music. Kim has a heart to see an entire generation encounter God and see people transformed by experiencing God’s love. The Overflow is excited to see how God speaks into your life through this 7 Day Devotional based on songs from her album When Christmas Comes.

  • Waiting Here for You, An Advent Journey of Hope

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    Advent is simply a season of expectant waiting and preparation. Join pastor and author Louie Giglio on an Advent journey to discover that waiting is not wasting when you're waiting on the Lord. Take hold of the chance to uncover the vast hope offered through the journey of Advent. In the next seven days you'll find peace and encouragement for your soul as anticipation leads toward celebration!

  • Why Do We Call It Christmas?

    10 Days

    Connect modern traditions with Jesus' birth in this reading plan from: What's in the Bible? Santa Claus? Christmas trees? What do these things have to do with Jesus? More than you think! Each reading plan contains a video, Scripture reading, and short reflection. Based on Phil Vischer's Buck Denver Asks - Why Do We Call It Christmas?

  • Our Daily Bread Christmas Edition

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    The following devotionals are designed to help you in your spiritual journey. Each article has been selected to help you understand more about God's love for you, and we hope that through these pages you will find encouragement, comfort, and true joy this Christmas season.

  • The Hope Of Christmas

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    For too many people, Christmas has become a long to-do list that leaves them weary and wishing for Dec. 26. In this series of messages, Pastor Rick wants to help you remember the reason you celebrate Christmas and why it should change not just the way you celebrate the holidays but the rest of your life as well.

  • 2014 Our Daily Bread Christmas Edition

    10 Days

    The following devotionals are designed to help you in your spiritual journey. Each article has been selected to help you understand more about God's love for you, and we hope that through these pages you will find encouragement, comfort, and true joy this Christmas season.

  • 12 Days Of Christmas with The Overflow

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    Welcome to 12 Day of Christmas with The Overflow'. It's the most wonderful time of the year, so to celebrate our Savior we've partnered up with some of your favorite artists to bring you this reading plan. Over the next 12 days musicians like Sidewalk Prophets, James Fortune, Jason Castro and Building 429 will share their thoughts on the birth of Jesus linked to a Christmas song.

  • The King Has Come: Prepare Your Heart

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    Christmas is almost here! And for many of us that means lots of preparation. Oftentimes, that busyness of the season gets the best of us and we forget to reflect on the reason for the season! This Christmas, take a break from the stress to prepare your heart for the King as you look at the Christmas story through the eyes of twelve different characters.

  • Hope Is

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    We all want to believe something better is in store. And God knows we need more than gifts under the tree to find joy. What we need is hope. Created by NewSpring Church, this plan will help you discover the power of hope and how it changes our view of everything in our lives.

  • The Songs Of Christmas

    15 Days

    Inspired by Christmas songs from popular Christian artists like Mandisa, TobyMac, Colton Dixon, Kari Jobe, and Hillsong, this 14 day devotional will show you how Christ’s love is woven into every one of your favorite holiday tunes - from the obvious "Silent Night" to the light-hearted "Jingle Bells". Join the artists of Capitol Christian Music Group in enjoying the season and celebrating the birth of our loving Savior!

  • Prepare Your Heart: Christmas Devotions

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    This two-week devotional plan will help you prepare your heart for the coming of the Christ Child at Christmas.

  • 121 Advent

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    The birth of Christ, His advent, marks God's ultimate plan for our redemption. In Christ, we see the fullest picture of God's hope, peace, joy and love. God's Word is the truth by which we know and walk with Him daily. It is our hope that this guide will encourage and facilitate personal time spent in the Word and provide a resource for families with children to do that together.

  • Love God Greatly - Advent

    25 Days

    Good Morning Girls is an online community of women which exists to inspire, encourage and equip women all over the world to get into God’s Word on a daily basis. Each day you can join our online community by participating in our Monday-Wednesday-Friday corresponding blog posts at lovegodgreatly.com. We invite you to join other women from around the world on Facebook: Love God Greatly, Instagram and Twitter by using the #LoveGodGreatly and share your daily insights with us.

  • Christmas Encouragement By Greg Laurie

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    <p>Don&rsquo;t let the busyness and pressure of this holiday season rob you of the joy and true celebration of our Savior Jesus this December! Receive daily encouragement through Pastor Greg Laurie&rsquo;s special Christmas devotions, as he reflects on the true meaning of this most celebrated time of the year.</p>

  • Joy! to Your World! A Countdown to Christmas

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    Christmas is a time when we should all expect heaven’s entrance into our dusty, dirty worlds. Christmas is a time that reminds us all that miracles really do happen, prayers are actually answered and that heaven is just one response away. Through the experiences of Mary, Joseph, Zecharias and Elizabeth, the shepherd and the wise men, this devotional explores the significance of the first Christmas and how it intersects with each of our lives today.

  • Knowing Him By Name

    25 Days

    As Matthew 20:28 tells us, "the son of man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life as a ransom for many." Families can follow Christ's example by serving others. For each day of Advent, we have found scripture and a family activity or conversation to talk about and show what it means to be the hands and feet of Jesus, so that we may all "Know Him By Name."

  • Carols: A Christmas Devotional

    25 Days

    God is with us - in answered promises, realized dreams, and refreshed hope. How could we help but sing. During this Christmas season, explore the songs that were born from our joy that Christ has entered the world and rediscover their relevance in your life today in this 25-day reading plan.

  • Good News of Great Joy

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    Advent is for adoring Jesus. Dive in for just a moment each day and come away with something to feed your joy in God during this Christmas season.

  • Rediscovering the Christmas Season

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    Start a new Christmas tradition with a non-traditional twist on the season of Advent. An ideal start date for this adventure is December 1st, while an earlier start allows a more relaxed pace. Includes reflection questions and action steps to center each day on Christ. Great for individuals, families, or small groups.