We are a big fan of the Brother Francis colouring books and DVDs. This morning I downloaded a free printable from the Herald Store for the children to colour in during the day and we read the St Nicholas story this evening to the children at prayer time.
Here is the day in photos.
|Miss 3 colouring-in|
|The altar is set by the children before|
|The new animal cards from Woolworths also have a place... they |
are God's creatures after all.
|The sun having gone down on Saturday, Sunday "begins", |
according to the Hebrew reckoning which we follow, and
the second candle in our Advent wreath is lit symbolising that
the second week in Advent has begun.
|Our Nativity scene: only Mary, Joseph, the|
donkey, the ox and the Angel are present.
Awaiting the arrival of the newborn King.
|Reading the prayer from the Feast of St Nicholas from the |
|The story of St Nicholas|
|St Nicholas's Day gifts|
|Lego for Master 4|
|A collection of 8 Curious George stories for Miss 3|
|And a drum for our little drummer boy|
From our home to yours, a very happy Feast of St Nicholas to you!