Adequately Preparing Your Home And Family For Advent.
There are many different ways in which people are able to wait for the Christ and this time for Christmas feast is what is actually preferred to advent, these ways may include praying, daily devotions, novenas and fasting although to the Catholics it may be a little bit different where they involve advent wreath, nativity scenes, Christmas movies among many movies about cooking or saints.
This time is very important in our entire life and therefore prayers should be organized in order to prepare for it and mediate to our God to protect us from different things which might happen since that day is always associated with different bad omens, organize your individual prayers and to some extend fasting and praying in order to prepare for the day. The preparation does not only mean having individual organized prayers only, you can set aside some days for family devotions and if so consider advent wreath since it is one of the best tools In devotions, each week gather around your wreath with your whole family to pray then you may decide to light candle around your wreath and by doing this you will act as an example which your children will copy from and practice it in future. Selecting up nativity scenes before the Christmas feast is another very important thing to think of, in the narration involve the wise men and the baby Jesus laid in the cattle den and also involve the scriptures of the angel Michael who was send by God to a virgin woman, however it will draw into attention of all the family members and therefore they will have the proper understanding of the day so prepared for, however, this also will help create the foundation of the young ones in scriptures.
There are different ways in which people can interact together and freely in the family during the advent season some being through cooking together, watching movies and also playing together, this creates a strong bond between the members of the family and therefore there will always be unity within the family.
The decorations and cooking involved in our homes during the advent season make this day to be missed and loved by many people in the community, remember to decorate your home effectively by hanging lights and greenery in the house since we are waiting for a king to be born, it is always pleasing and people tend to memorize the day in their minds in their whole life. Abiding by the scriptures during the advent season is very important thing to consider, this days involves cooking pleasant and delicious meals for the family, however do not forget the scriptures, it is good to invite those people who cannot afford for the day to your family and eat with them and also share what you have with them, failing to do so you will be going against the scieptures and will never get blessings.