You have to know that Advent season is a time to hope and wait for miracles. Advent is the four Sundays that will come before the special day which is Christmas. You need to know that the Advent is the preparation for the birth of the savior, Jesus Christ, this is something to ponder on. If you want to know more about the term they call Advent, now is your time to look it up. Advent is actually the Latin word for coming and that is why it represents the birth of Jesus Christ.
For hundreds of years, the Advent season was represented and is still represented by the symbol of the Advent wreath for inspiration. When people see the Advent wreath, it gives that hope about the coming of the savior, Jesus Christ. You have to know how to celebrate the Advent season in the best way. You have to understand that the Advent season will be a lot meaningful when you are reading your own Advent devotionals. Reading the applicable verses from the bible will also be a good choice when you light up the Advent candles, it helps you reflect more on the meaning of the birth of the savior, Jesus Christ.
The candles that are placed around the center candle will have different meanings to it. A lot of people will not have the same interpretations on the candles. But there is but one interpretation when it comes to the center candle and it represents Jesus Christ. Some people look at the four candles and say they represent joy, love, hope and peace. Visiting churches during Advent seasons will be a amazing, you will see a lot of different candles. The four candles also represent other things like the four most important people the coming of Jesus Christ such as Mary, Joseph, the shepherds and the angels. Some people are still focus on waiting for the meanings they can put in those candles. They are still waiting to have various meanings for the four candles that surrounds the center candle. Only the center candle will have the same meaning throughout the churches.
You need to understand that the meaning of each candle will be a lot easier to understand with the Advent devotionals. You will also have an easier time understanding the meaning of the Advent wreath and what you could possibly do while waiting for the coming of the savior, Jesus Christ. You need to know that the first page of your Advent devotionals will be about the colors that you can see in the Advent candles. You will also understand the meaning of these candles a lot easier. The usual color of the candle in the middle was always white and that has been like that for the Advent wreaths for centuries now. The center candle will be then surrounded with candles with the color blue, pink or purple.