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We are never too old to enjoy a Countdown to Christmas - Love Advent Calendar

Posted by Carla Grimaldi on

Countdown to Christmas - Love Advent Calendar An Advent calendar is a special calendar used to count the days to Christmas. It usually begins on December 1 and has 24 windows with a little gift for each day. The Advent calendar was first used by German Lutherans in the 19th century. Each window had a Bible verse and a prayer incorporated as a part of daily Advent devotions. Today the idea of the history of the little calendar and its true purpose, which is to prepare us for the celebration of the advent of the Christ-child is present in many...

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