Advent Activities

LET YOUR LIGHT SHINE BRIGHTLY DURING THE SEASON OF ADVENT – FAMILY ACTIVITIES
Visit a Nursing Home and hand out homemade cookies.
Take a few small gifts to a shelter for women and children.
Write a thank you letter to troops stationed overseas.
Drive to a store that has a Salvation Army bell ringer just to donate (without going into the store to buy anything!).
Buy a small gift for a child in the long-term care wing of a hospital and bring a bouquet of flowers for his/her mother.
Serve a meal together as a family at a homeless shelter.
Go through your toys and donate good quality items to a Resale store.
Raid the pantry for canned goods to donate to a charity.
Take a plate of cookies and a homemade Christmas card to your doctor’s office, library, church office and/or dentist office.
Anonymously pay for the food of the person behind you in line at McDonald’s, Dunkin Donuts, etc.
Take some doggie treats to the local pet shelter.
Wear Santa hats and take a garbage bag to clean up garbage from your neighborhood.
Ask a shut-in if you can pick up some groceries at the store for them.
If it snows, shovel someone’s walk for FREE!
KEEP SHINING ON………………………….