Items in Category Advent: FAQs
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Ask the UMC: How long is the Christmas season?
Do you know the dates the Christmas season begins and ends? Read More
The color blue in Advent
While the traditional color for Advent is purple, there is a growing interest in and acceptance of the color blue, which signifies hope, as an alternative. Read More
What is Advent?
Get information and resources to use in the season when we prepare our hearts for Christ's coming. More
What do the candles in our Advent wreath mean?
The Advent wreath is shaped in a circle to symbolize the eternity of God. In some churches, four purple candles, one for each week in Advent, are used with one larger white candle in the middle as the Christ candle. Read More