Advent, which means "coming," is the four weeks leading up to Christmas, and is a season of preparation and anticipation, longing and expectation. In Advent, we look forward to our Savior’s second coming even as we prepare to celebrate his first coming at Christmas. Advent is a practice that cultivates longing for Jesus!

Below are a handful of rich resources and ideas worth checking out. In keeping with the spirit of Advent, find the thing or things that resonate with you, and keep it simple.