Seasonal Worship Resources

Explore our collection of seasonal worship resources and family resources for honoring significant seasons and events on the liturgical calendar.

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Food for Faith

Passover: The Taste of Redemption

A Jewish friend helps us understand and experience the elements of the Passover meal.
Faith Practices

What Did Jesus Eat?

Jesus asks us to remember him through food, but what did Jesus actually eat?
variety of vegetables
Food for Faith

Going Vegetarian with the Whole Family for Lent

Why we go vegetarian for Lent and how to make one of our vegetarian favorites
A wooden, African-style nativity against a white background
Advent
Why I Love Nativities: They Are Reminders of the Incarnation
A French gazebo and Christmas tree decorated for the holidays.
Advent
Celebrate Christmas at Home with One of These Global Traditions
A young woman with a red plaid scarf looks expectantly out the window.
Advent
I Asked Santa for a Bicycle, but God Gave a Better Gift
flame of Pentecost
Seasonal Worship
Experiential Pentecost Worship Service
two white doves flying; a dove is a symbol for the Holy Spirit, one part of the Trinity
Prayer
Trinity Sunday Prayer and Liturgy Ideas
Fire is a common symbol of Pentecost
Prayer
Pentecost Sunday Prayer and Liturgy Ideas
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Advent

A wooden, African-style nativity against a white background
Advent

Why I Love Nativities: They Are Reminders of the Incarnation

The infinite, all-powerful God came to us in a way that we could know and understand.
A French gazebo and Christmas tree decorated for the holidays.
Advent

Celebrate Christmas at Home with One of These Global Traditions

Borrow a tradition from brothers and sisters around the globe this year.
A young woman with a red plaid scarf looks expectantly out the window.
Advent

I Asked Santa for a Bicycle, but God Gave a Better Gift

The Messiah came to save and heal—that’s a promise worth waiting for.
Two college women and a 40-something man with glasses and a shaved head pose for a selfie in a church sanctuary
Advent
Making the Most of Holiday Breaks with Former Students
Advent
8 Ways for Churches to Welcome Newcomers in Advent
Advent
St. Nicholas Day
Advent
Advent Candle Lighting Readings
Advent
Congregational Ideas For Advent, Christmas, And Epiphany
Advent
Christmas Pageant
nativity set with baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, a wise man, and sheep
Advent
12 Ideas for Celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas
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Lent

Food for Faith

Passover: The Taste of Redemption

A Jewish friend helps us understand and experience the elements of the Passover meal.
Faith Practices

What Did Jesus Eat?

Jesus asks us to remember him through food, but what did Jesus actually eat?
variety of vegetables
Food for Faith

Going Vegetarian with the Whole Family for Lent

Why we go vegetarian for Lent and how to make one of our vegetarian favorites
Good Friday worship remembers the crucifixion of Jesus Christ,, which this image aims to represent
Lent
Good Friday Worship Practices
A mass of bright and colorful dyed eggs
Coronavirus
Easter Activities for Sharing the Resurrection Story with Kids
Graffiti painted on wall under a bridge that says let's love our community
Coronavirus
Three Ways to Encourage Your Church to Be Missional This Easter
Seder supper plate
Lent
What Can the Seder Supper Teach Us about the Lord’s Supper?
An Easter lily decorates the front of a church sanctuary for worship. A cross, draped in white cloth, is in the background.
Church Life
Easter Worship Ideas
Colored plastic easter eggs used to make DIY Resurrection eggs
Faith Formation
DIY Resurrection Eggs for Holy Week
Soft pretzels on drying rack
Lent
Making Lent Pretzels: What Pretzels Remind Us during Lent
A number of candles lighting up the darkness
Lent
Stations of the Cross Tenebrae Service for Holy Week
Girl with eyes closed and hands closed in prayer
Lent
Six Lent Prayer of Confession Ideas
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