"Peace. In the world you will have trouble. But take heart; I have overcome the world.” (John 16:33b)


"Take heart! I have overcome the world."

Watch stories from the EFCA family about how Advent means transformation.

Advent in the Storyline of the Bible

This four week devotional takes your family or community through the biblical storyline, culminating in the Advent of Christ

What's inside:

The Meaning and Significance of Advent

Advent Devotional Theme:
The Peace Christ Promises

Week 1:
From Very Good to Enmity, Pain, Cursed and Banishment: Creation and the Fall (Genesis 1-3)

Week 2:
From Tribulation to Peace – The Prince of Peace: Redemption Promised (Isaiah 9)

Week 3:
A Birth, Glory and Peace: Redemption Experienced (Luke 2)

Week 4:
A Cradle, a Cross, and a Crown: Consummation (John 20; Revelation 21)

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Together we can give hope