25 Pockets of Prayer for Advent
Lindsay Schlegel, LindsaySchlegel.com
Catholic author and mom of 4 Lindsay Schlegel shares how to find time for prayer in the midst of all the things (and aren’t there so many things this time of year?). If you can’t commit to a workbook or journal, this guide will help you find the pockets of prayer that will allow you to experience the Nativity of the Lord in a meaningful way and carry the peace of the season into the new year.
A Busy Catholic Woman's Daily Planning Routine
Tami Kiser, TamiKiser.com
Finally, a solution that really works! Here is a Guidebook with worksheets that can help you establish a daily routine that will help you not only accomplish daily goals, but long term goals and projects.
3 Keys to a Deeper Relationship with God
Christina Semmens, Say Yes to Holiness
This is a short mini-course of three days, that helps people discover WHY they should deepen your relationship with God, WHAT they should be attentive to as they strive to deepen their relationship with God, and finally, HOW they can begin to deepen their relationship right NOW.
Adoration Prayer Bundle: for Moms and Children
Gina Fensterer, Someday Saints
You know that spending time with the Lord in Adoration can be a balm to your soul, but taking your children with you sounds daunting and un-prayerful. With this e-book of prayers and coloring pages, you’ll be able to arm your children (and yourself!) with tools to kickstart your prayer in Adoration.
7 Ways to Uplevel Your Family Meal Prayers
Chantal Howard, AromaRosary
Chantal Howard will walk you through beautiful prayers, songs and traditions to enhance your family meal prayer time. This is one sure way to fortify your Catholic family culture.
Advent and Christmas Vocabulary Unit
Colleen Pressprich, Elevator to Heaven
This print and go seasonal vocabulary unit is the perfect way to continue building your child’s vocabulary and grammar skills while also broadening their liturgical knowledge. Your child (or class) will use the 20 words in the unit in a variety of activities including sorting alphabetically and by type, drawing pictures that explain the definition, a Scripture word hunt, and much more!
Advent Sewing Projects
Jen Frost, Faith and Fabric
This elegant placemat and table runner set is the perfect way to decorate during the Advent season, and is the perfect project for beginning sewists!
The simple lines reflect the four candles in the Advent wreath – two purple, one pink, and one purple. The ombre glitter top layer adds just a touch of sparkle, hinting of Christmas to come.
Catholic Saints Trading Cards and Coloring Pages
Shari Van Vranken, Catholic Paper Goods
Catholic Saint trading cards are the perfect downloadable, printable cards for Catholic school students or homeschoolers to study and learn facts about the Saints. This set includes 5 pages of trading cards with 2 cards on each page for a total of 10 different Saint cards. They double as small greeting cards for baptisms or confirmations—after trimming they can fold to fit into a 4 Bar envelope, blank inside for personal greetings. For trading cards, they can be folded and easily glued together to create a double-sided card.
Saints included in this set:
• St. John Vianney
• St. Dominic
• St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein)
• St. Clare of Assisi
• St. Philomena
• St. Maximilian Kolbe
• St. Jane Frances de Chantal
• St. Rose of Lima
• St. Monica
• St. Augustine
Feast Day Fun Liturgical Wall Calendar
Monica McConkey, ArmaDei
14 (8.5’X11”) month by month calendar, illustrated with our own original Super Saints for key Feast Days and monthly Devotions. This year’s calendar also includes a classic prayer or novena for each month as a special prayer prompt or memorization tool.
Madonna and Child Embroidery Pattern
Teresa Conlan, Happy Nest Home Goods
Cozy up with this simple but stunning set of three snowflake embroidery patterns from Happy Nest Home Goods this Advent! Beginner friendly and quick to make, these adorable ornaments are perfect for hygge handmade gifting or for decorating your own tree.
North American Martyrs Kids' Activity Book
Bonnie Way, The Koala Mom
The North American martyrs were 6 Jesuit priests and 2 laymen who gave their lives for the love of God and the peoples of Canada and the US. In this activity book, kids will learn about each of these men and apply faith lessons to their lives with reflection questions, word puzzles, mazes, colouring pages, and other activities. 135 pages. For ages 7+.
Saint Nicholas Activity Bundle
Dianna Kennedy, The Kennedy Adventures
Ready to celebrate St Nicholas with your family? Planning a Saint Nicholas Day party at your parish? This activity bundle is EXACTLY what you need. You’ll find word puzzles, coloring pages and bingo games for loads of fun. Low prep, just print and go.
Art Camp eCourse
Seven lessons, six projects, tons of fun! This mini course is perfect for a short term lesson or a test drive of the full course.
Unlike most of the art programs out there, Beyond the Stick Figure is not just a collection of projects, but a course in art techniques. These core techniques will give your child the confidence and ability to independently create masterpieces. With built in practice sessions, children will be encouraged to practice and improve their skills.
Have an art camp with your family! Just click open, and go.
Classic Prayers Wallpapers
Desiree Hausam, Green Catholic Burrow
Learn the classic prayers, and be reminded to sprinkle prayer into your busiest moments with classic prayers of the Church front and center, every time you check your phone.
How to be a Good Catholic on Social Media
Are you living out your Faith online?
This course is a perfect introduction to healthy, holy social media use for teens and young adults, and a much-needed reminder for people of all ages.
Learn the ins-and-outs of virtuous social media use through instructional videos and the accompanying printable workbook. Reflect on the application questions to help you put your Catholic Faith into practice online.
Take this course by yourself, with a friend, or as a parent-child team to help your teen get a safe start to social media.
Prioritize your marriage this Advent and beyond with this marriage bundle! It includes an Advent challenge calendar and guide to help you complete a simple challenge each day with your spouse. Then start the new year with Better Together, a 52-week marriage journal. It’s an easy and tangible way to connect with your spouse every week.
O Antiphons Coloring Ornaments & Old Masters Gift Tags
Aleesa McCarthy, SaongJai
Countdown the last seven days of Advent with a set of printable O Antiphon ornaments you can color in! Also included is a page of printable gift tags with old world master images of Madonna & Child. There are 3 different images for the tags. You can print these on label or sticker paper to make them easy to attach to gifts or on card stock.
St. Ignatius of Loyola Quote Collection
Gessica Tastove, Catholic Mom Vibes
Enjoy six beautifully designed quote printables to grace your home or office space with the wise words of St. Ignatius of Loyola.
Catholic All Year Printable Advent and Christmas
Kendra Tierney, Catholic All Year
The Catholic All Year Printable Advent and Christmas includes simple printable resources to help you have a fun and meaningful Advent and Christmas season. (All color pages are also included in black and white.) You get:
• A colorful Advent Clipart Countup Calendar featuring medallions for Advent weekdays and Sundays, special days, saints’ days, feasts, and fasting days.
• A colorful Christmas Clipart Countup Calendar featuring medallions for Christmas weekdays, saints’ days, and feasts.
• A brief explanation of the symbols used on each medallion.
• A sample mock-up arrangement of the medallions.
• A spirit of Advent poster.
• A Christmas Anticipation Prayer.
• A Joy to the World Christmas poster.
• Eight different Advent and Christmas quotes from the Bible, the catechism, and the saints.
• Family Secret Santa selection slips.
• Family patron saint and saint for the year cards.
• Printable hay, storage envelope, baby, and instructions to create Straw for Baby Jesus.
Family Toolkit Bundle
Ginny Kochis, Not So Formulaic
This toolkit bundle includes Choosing Your Child’s Patron Saint and Executive Decisions: A Practical Guide to Reordering Your Family’s Heart, Head, and Home.
Got curious, creative, intense kids and the beautiful mess that goes with them? The Family Toolkit Bundle from Not So Formulaic will help you find your kiddos’ heavenly posse and stem clutter, forgetfulness, and impulsive behavior – for good.
Latin Advent and Christmas Hymn Prints
Lorelei Worland, Books Faith Life
This set includes eight prints from Advent and Christmas hymns. Four from Latin hymns, and four of the same line in English translation:
-Veni, veni Emmanuel
-Rorate coeli desuper et nubes pluant justum.
Just download, print, and display all around your home.
A Mother's Mercy : 5 Days Self Care Challenge
Mother’s Mercy 5 Days Self-Care Challenge is a 30 minutes a day self-care challenge for the whole body wellness. Spend only 30 minutes showing yourself some merciful love with a journal to enhance your 5 days challenge.
Prints of Mercy for Mothers
Prints of Mercy for Mothers is a set of 6 beautiful digital art prints with words of Mercy from St. Faustina and Divine Mercy to encourage and inspire mothers to see His mercy in their vocation. All proceeds go to support the mission of The Marian Fathers of the Immaculate Conception of the B.V.M. in Stockbridge, MA
Unwrapping Joy: Advent Reflections For Pregnancy Following Loss
Heidi Indahl, Work and Play, Day by Day
We want to pretend it didn’t happen, we want to never forget. We want a new baby, we can never imagine another baby. We do not want to wait. We do not want to have grace with ourselves to have a misstep along the way.
This book is about challenging yourself to enter into Advent, this period of waiting, by bringing your own desires alongside all of our desire for Christ this Christmas.