This excellent curriculum is great for any church during the Advent season. It brings to the forefront how Christ fulfilled the Old Testament prophecies about His birth and ultimate resurrection.
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Includes 12-lesson CD, hardback Prepare Him Room Family Devotional, and reproducible template for a manager scene activity for elementary age children.
Make Room for Jesus in Your Classroom This December
Guide kids and their families into the heart of Christmas with this gospel-focused, four-week Advent curriculum. Prepare Him Room’s Christ-centered, biblical-theological approach connects Old Testament promises to their New Testament fulfillment in Christ in a way that kids can understand. With age-appropriate instruction and activities for three different learning levelsâ€”preschool, lower elementary, and upper elementaryâ€”Prepare Him Room builds gospel hope and enduring theological depth into each child’s celebration of Christmas. Four weekly lessons feature a New Testament Bible story, a look at Old Testament promises, an object lesson, a craft, a coloring page, and a Christmas carol to sing together. Prepare Him Room will change the way kids and families at your church celebrate Christmas.
Connects Old and New Testaements to teach Christmas through a gospel-driven, biblical-theological perspective
Equips churches with an entire month’s worth of Advent teaching material
Bridges the gap between church and home by exploring the same gospel themes through church curriculum and family devotions
Provides age-appropriate instruction and activities for kids at three different levelsâ€”preschool, lower elementary, and upper elementary
Offers unique, memorable, and inexpensive Christmas activities
Package includes 12 lessons on CD (each with black-and-white and color options), 1 hardback family devotional, and a reproducible template for a manger scene activity
CD with songs from the curriculum arranged and performed by Bob Kauflin and Sovereign Grace music available separately
Marty Machowski is a Family Life Pastor at Covenant Fellowship Church in Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, where he has served on the pastoral staff for over twenty years. He is the author of the Gospel Story for Kids series including The Gospel Story Bible, Long Story Short: Ten-Minute Devotions to Draw Your Family to God, Old Story New: Ten-Minute Devotions to Draw Your Family to God, and the Gospel Story Curriculum. He and his wife Lois and their six children reside in West Chester, Pennsylvania.