First Sunday of Advent It is the first Sunday of Advent, and therefore the start of the Christmas period. I’ve lit the first candle on my advent wreath, and have a Christmas light star in the window. Share this:FacebookEmailTwitterPinterestMoreTumblrPrintLinkedInRedditPocketLike this:Like Loading... By Anne Anne is a librarian by day. By night, she reads. She knits. She watches movies and television shows. She enjoys board games. And posting on royal related forums. View all of Anne's posts.