Home Activities:

  • Advent Fast is beginning – The fast can remind us of Jesus’s fast and temptation.
  • Make an Advent calendar with Christian pictures behind the windows. Open a door each day during Advent. How many windows do you need for an Orthodox calendar?
  • Make a “Jesse Tree” – hang a picture or ornament or symbol for various ancestors of Jesus from the Old Testament on it each day and reread the story.
  • Make an Advent wreath with 6 candles.

Prayer: Dear Jesus, Thank you for promising to come to your people and be born in a stable. Amen.



Temptations of Jesus Crossword Puzzle

3. Jesus answered, "Man shall not live by _____ alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God."
4. When the devil had left Him, _____ came and ministered to Him.
6. The devil said, "command these ____ become bread."
1. The devil took Jesus to the pinnacle of the temple in _________.
2. Jesus answered, "Thou shalt love the Lord your _______, and Him only shall you serve."
5. Jesus fasted for ________ days.