Advent & Christmas

There are several Advent & Christmas supplementary resources available to you here.  nativity story

Prepare a Place Advent Children’s Programme was developed for Dublin & Glendalough Diocese to reflect their growing partnership with the Diocese  of Jerusalem.  It has:

  • a Nativity action story;
  • an All Age Service Story and
  • a 4 week children’s club programme complete with ideas for Activities, Bible Stories, Creative Prayer ideas, Crafts and Songs.

It can be easily adapted for parishes not in Dublin & Glendalough Dioceses:  Prepare a Place Advent Children’s Programme


This Messy Church Advent outline was collated by Jill Hamilton who is the Children’s Officer for Connor Diocese.

It is packed with wonderful ideas for guiding children through the Nativity Story: Advent Ideas