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Christmas Around the World – Mexico Eyes of God

Christmas Around the World – Mexico Eyes of God

Mexico is a fun country to study as you discover Christmas around the world.  Mexican Christmas traditions include Ojos di Dios, or Eyes of God. The Hichol (wee-chole) people of Mexico live in the mountains.  They speak an ancient language & have followed many of the same customs that were followed by their great, great… Continue Reading

Christmas Around the World – Christmas Caroling

Christmas Around the World – Christmas Caroling

As you look at Christmas around the world, you may find Germany’s Klopfelnachte Klopfelnachte is literally “Knocking Day“.  Each Thursday during Advent is celebrated throughout German communities by youngsters visiting homes and singing carols, and offering gifts of fruit and candies.  You might see it as the opposite of “Trick or Treat”. This is a… Continue Reading

Black Friday Sales from 4 Stores

Black Friday Sales from 4 Stores

You don’t want to miss the sales from these 4 stores.  All of them have special Black Friday sales on Advent or Christmas items. Put Christ back in your Christmas with any of the following resources. I’ll start with our own Black Friday to Cyber Monday Sale.  All 3 of our Christmas ebooks receive a… Continue Reading

Christmas Around the World

Christmas Around the World

When I taught public school for six years, I always taught a unit at Christmas time. One of my biggest motivations for a Christmas unit was the opportunity to share the story of Christ’s birth. Each year I began my Christmas unit with the true story of Christmas. Then, I moved to traditions of countries… Continue Reading