A good, short biography is by Jonathan Rogers, titled simply Saint Patrick. It’s reasonably priced on Amazon HERE.
Here are some a couple of short video bios of Ireland’s most famous historical figure…
WORSHIP THROUGH THE WORD
Pick one or more Scriptures to read:
Matthew 1:18 – 2:12
Luke 1:5 – 2:21
WORSHIP THROUGH PRAYER
Possible prayer topics:
- Thanks to God for sending Jesus
- Prayer for the missionaries who are telling others about Jesus
- Comfort for those who are grieving the loss of loved ones this Christmas
- “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.” (Luke 2:14)
- Orphans and widows (James 1:27)
WORSHIP THROUGH TESTIMONY
> Have someone share their testimony of how they were born again.
> Share your favorite Christmas memory.
> Find an exciting Christian testimony on video (ex. www.iamsecond.com)
WORSHIP THROUGH SONG
Have someone lead a Christmas song with piano or guitar or a cappella. Or use a CD or a video from Youtube and sing along. Suggested songs:
“O Come All Ye Faithful”
“Joy to the World”
“ Go Tell It on the Mountain”
“O Holy Night”