Here's a treasure trove of exciting ideas that will enable your family to focus anew on preparing for the holy time of Advent and Christmas! With a fresh, lively set of suggestions that will attract young and old alike, Joy to the World will help lay the foundation for long-lasting family memories. Joy to the World takes a three-pronged approach to the season: 1 -The Advent calendar, where daily activities are organized into four categories of Service, Spiritual Growth, "Homebody," and Pure Fun. 2 -The Evening Ritual, incorporating the Advent wreath and the Jesse tree, and featuring simplified Scriptures that young children can readily understand. 3 - The Good Deeds Manger, which puts the family's focus on preparing their hearts for the coming of Christ. Paperback, 80 pages.