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November 2015

Advent Illustrated 2015 Bible Studies

Advent Illustrated Kids’ and Adults’ Comparison

Advent Illustrated has been such an unexpected success so far, and I’m so grateful for that! Both the adult version and the kids’ version of the challenge have been featured as Amazon’s #1 Hot New Releases in their respective categories. There’s also a gorgeous new website with features the daily verses and will later highlight some of my favorite work from the community for each day.

I know that many people are eager to buy the book, but don’t know which version to buy for their kids. As someone who is not yet a parent myself, it’s hard for me to say what is right for your child, so I thought I would make a post comparing the different versions and offering a sample of each book, so you can see which is better for your family.

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Advent Illustrated 2015 Bible Studies

Advent Illustrated Is Available!

Thursday was one of the best and strangest days of my life. The highlight reel went something like this:

  • 9:15 AM: Approve the print version of Advent Illustrated for publication. Receive email saying it will take 3-5 days to appear in Amazon.
  • 9:45 AM: Receive email that it is on Amazon.
  • 10:00 AM: Share this news with the Advent Illustrated Facebook group.
  • 3:00 PM: Go out with my godmother to see Rachel Held Evans.
  • 7:00 PM: See Rachel Held Evans.
  • 9:00 PM: Hug Rachel Held Evans. Twice.
  • 10:00 PM: Return home.
  • 10:10 PM: Find out that the Advent Illustrated guide has hit #1 in its category on Amazon.

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