0 Days to go….and did you know that 0 represents the number of other countries in the world that serve Christmas pudding with their holiday meal??? Merry Christmas!
Research has shown that on average, around £170 is spent on a baby’s 1st Christmas in the UK.
The 2nd candle of Advent (lit on the second Sunday), is the Bethlehem candle.
The average shelf life of a store-bought Christmas cake is 3 years!
The number 4 represents the number of Sundays in Advent.
Can you name the best selling Christmas song ever? It’s “White Christmas” by Bing Crosby, which to-date has sold over 50 million copies world wide since its release in 1942. Do you have a copy? If not, buy it through Easyfundraising.co.uk and raise money for Eikon at the same time!
Back to “The Twelve Days of Christmas”…. The 6 Geese a Laying in this song represent the six days of creation. On each of these days, God created: Day 1: The heavens, the earth, light and darkness Day 2: Heaven Day 3: Dry land, the seas and vegetation Day 4: The sun, the moon and the stars […]
Did you know that 7 out of 10 dog owners in the UK give their dogs a Christmas gift each year? Consider buying YOUR dog a gift through Easyfundraising.org.uk and raise money for Eikon in the process!
The number 8 represents the number of reindeer behind Rudolph that pull Santa’s Sleigh each year: Dasher Dancer Prancer Vixen Comet Cupid Donner Blitzen
In the familiar tune, “The Twelve Days of Christmas”, the 9 Ladies Dancing represent the nine fruits of the Holy Spirit. Can you name them? Love Joy Peace Patience Kindness Goodness Faithfulness Gentleness Self Control