Ever wonder why we celebrate Christmas the way we do. Why do we give gifts, hang mistletoe, decorate Christmas trees? How did Santa, Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer, and The Nutcracker become Christmas traditions? Learn the origins of these and many other Christmas traditions on this single DVD the whole family will enjoy.
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Won at 2007 Worldfest Houston International Film Festival
Make this a Christmas like none other as you discover:
- Where such Christmas features as the wreath, mistletoe, candy cane, Christmas trees, gift-giving, and the 12 days of Christmas came from.
- And you will find out the stories behind Santa Claus, Rudolph, the Nutcracker, the Christmas Angels, Handel's Messiah, and the Fourth Wise Man.
This is a DVD that makes for a Christmas experience the whole family will enjoy.
The Advent Calendar on DVD contains 25 mini-documentaries (each between 3 to 4 minutes) that take viewers on an entertaining yet informative journey through the Advent season.
Just pop the DVD into your player each night of December, then gather around and watch the fun. Make this Christmas season special with the Advent Calendar on DVD. Widescreen.
DVD Special Features:
- An Advent Coloring Book in PDF
- Scripts for all 25 days in PDF
- Daily Bible Reading in your choice of four translations (KJV, NIV, NLT, and NRSV Catholic edition) in PDF
- Original Christmas music by film and stage composer Steven Bias
- The Christmas story found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke narrated with photos
Vision Video offers a treasure trove of Advent and Christmas films suitable for many ages.
This is a great program to use for Advent. 2-3 minute clips for each day.
Our family has used this video for many years and we are looking forward to using it this year. The historical content is very informative for our older children and the pdf coloring pages are fun for the younger ones.