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Glory to the Newborn Kinga free Christmas devotion

Editor’s note: Today, take a break from the busyness of the season and reflect upon the birth of your King. Let the peace of Jesus guide you to Christmas, fill your heart with joy on December 25, and be your one true source of comfort for every day beyond that. This devotion is slightly adapted…

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Keep Kids Busy during Christmas Vacation4 free event outlines

Christmas vacation is a great opportunity for outreach. Many families need childcare during the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day. And, your church family can provide it! In fact, you can provide much more than just childcare—you can provide a fun and engaging Christmas-themed event for children of all ages. Best of all, CTA…

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Joy!a free Christmas devotion

Editor’s note: Ornaments of Faith® are back and they’re better than ever! Today’s devotion accompanies the Joy to the World ornament. You may also enjoy the brand-new Glory to the Newborn King and Rejoice ornaments.  For millennia, music has been an essential part of Christmas. Can you imagine Christmas without Christmas music?! In fact, no event…

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O Holy Nighta free Advent devotion

Editor’s note: Today’s devotion is slightly adapted from the Ministry Message that accompanies one of CTA’s Christmas themes, O Holy Night. This theme features a variety of meaningful Christmas gifts for volunteers, staff members, and worshippers. Check it out today! With your group, sing or listen to the Christmas carol “O Holy Night,” both stanza…

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God’s Promise to Josepha free Advent devotion for families

Editor’s note: CTA has a brand-new children’s theme for Christmas, God’s Promise Came True. You can order books, ornaments, goodie bags, magnets, Advent calendars—everything you need to draw children and families closer to our Savior this Christmas season! Today’s devotion is one of four FREE devotions that accompany the Countdown to Christmas Children’s Activity. (Bring…

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Come to Bethlehem and Seea free devotion for Advent

Editor’s note: This devotion is slightly adapted from the FREE Ministry Message that accompanies one of CTA’s Christmas themes, Come to Bethlehem and See. This theme features gifts and resources for children’s and adult ministry. Check it out today! In the 1989 movie National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation, Clark Griswold festoons his house with 250 strands of lights—100 bulbs…

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Count Your Blessingsa free Thanksgiving devotion for kids

You will need a bag of candy corn. Make sure you have enough pieces for each child to have three or four kernels for an activity later in the devotion. Raise your hand if you have gone on a trip with your family. Have any of you ever moved away from your house and gone…

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Give Thanks with a Grateful Hearta free Thanksgiving devotion

Editor’s note: We here at CTA are thankful for YOU! As you and those working with you prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, may our Lord Jesus give you an increasing awareness of his love for you and an ever deepening thankfulness for that love. “Eww . . . I hate green bean casserole!” “Cranberry sauce makes me nauseous.”…

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O Give Thanks unto the Lorda free Thanksgiving devotion

Editor’s note: Thanksgiving is coming soon, but there’s still time to order from www.CTAinc.com! Check out the O Give Thanks unto the Lord bookmarks and magnetic calendars. They’re the perfect gifts to hand out after Thanksgiving worship services or outreach events. Would you believe that horses have a nearly 360-degree field of vision? And, believe…

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God’s Promise to Marya free Advent devotion for families

Editor’s note: CTA has a brand-new children’s theme for Christmas, God’s Promise Came True. You can order books, ornaments, goodie bags, magnets, Advent calendars—everything you need to draw children and families closer to our Savior this Christmas season! Today’s devotion is one of four FREE devotions that accompany the Countdown to Christmas Children’s Activity. (Bring…

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