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Christmas is just around the corner, and if you’re like me, you probably still have a few things to do before it’s time to deck the halls.

One thing that can really help get you in the Christmas spirit is an Advent calendar.

We’ve put together a quick and easy Christmas Service Advent Calendar that can be made in 30 minutes!

Certainly this time of the year life can get hectic and demanding, but this project is is so simple you can have it done in no time at all.

Just follow these simple steps and you’ll have a festive countdown calendar in no time. Merry Christmas!

Reduce Christmas Stress

Do you always feel that you’re running around with your head cut off during the holiday season?

There’s always so much to do!

Not only are there gifts to buy, parties to plan, and Christmas baking on your to do list, but you also want to enjoy the season.

After all it is the most wonderful time of the year.

To help you stay organized this Christmas we’ve put together a FREE printable Christmas planner.

Just click on the button below to download you planner today!

Cover image for Christmas planner, two decorated Christmas trees with traditional red and white colors.


We used supplies we had on hand to make this quick and easy Christmas Advent calendar.

Certainly you can be flexible with what you use.

You’ll need:

  • small coin sized envelopes
  • bakers twine or ribbon
  • card holder
  • adhesive

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Quick & Easy Christmas Countdown

Countdown to Christmas Service Advent Calendar

So, since we are in full blown Christmas mode around here we’ve come up with a quick & easy DIY project for all of you!  

To make this project even easier, we created this cute Christmas countdown downloadable file just for you.

This project is so simple you can have it made in just 30 minutes.

You can’t beat that!

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Christmas Countdown FREE Download

This FREE printable file comes with everything ready to go. 

We’ve included directions, the image file for the numbers and 36 different service and family oriented activity ideas to choose from each day.

Tap the button below to grab your FREE Christmas Countdown download! 

Assemble the Envelopes

Once you’ve printed the Christmas countdown, cut apart the service activities and place in small kraft envelopes.

Then cut apart the numbered cards and adhere to each envelope.

Embellish with bakers twine, ribbon, buttons etc, if desired and place in a card holder.

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Service Christmas countdown. Kraft coin envelopes with service activities tucked inside are placed on a wire Christmas Tree card holder.

To keep this project simple, we used supplies we already had on hand. 

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Are you ready to make a Christmas countdown calendar for your family?

This project is easy enough that anyone can do it, and it’s a great way to get into the Christmas spirit.

In fact, enlist the kids to help! It’s a great family activity.

So what are you waiting for? Get started on your Advent calendar today!

Drop us a comment and let us know how your advent calendar turns out.

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wire Christmas tree card holder with Kraft colored coin envelopes filled with service activities for kids to countdown to Christmas.

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