If you hitch your wagon to a star, be sure it's the Star of Bethlehem.
the face of Jesus...
The best Christmas gift of all is the presence of a happy family all wrapped up with one another.
Jesus is the reason for the season!
From a little spark may burst a mighty flame.
blind person at Christmastime is he who has not Christmas in his heart.
There is no
name so sweet on earth,
What can I
Christ was one child Who knew more than His parents--yet He obeyed them.
A Christian is one who makes it easier for other people to believe in God.
Keeping Christmas is good. but sharing it with others is even better.
beautiful to walk in the steps of the Savior, led in paths of light.
wise men saw the light and followed it.
my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give,
A joy that
is shared is a joy made double.
approach Christmas with an expectant hush,
you the light in Christmas, which is faith;
It is not
the gift, but the thought that counts.
like a candle, burns brightest at Christmastime.
Born in a
is not a religion, it is a relationship.
living is the best kind of Christmas giving.
The way you
spend Christmas is far more important than how much.
realized God's birth before,
The way to
Christmas lies through an ancient gate....It is a little gate, child-high,
child-wide, and there is a password:
Giving yourself is the greatest gift of all.
Love is a circle that goes on and on and on.
Do all the
good you can,
out of Christmas, and December becomes the bleakest and most colorless
month of the year.
Whatever else you give to your children, give them roots and give them wings.
never truly enjoy Christmas until you can look up into the Father's face
and tell him you have received his Christmas gift.
man is he who does not lose his child's heart.
We may seek
God by our intellect, but we only can find him with our heart.
gift is a portion of thyself.
The hinge of
history is on the door of a Bethlehem stable.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Christmas is a spark that ignites in someone's heart.
angels are there?
makes Christmas a burden;
The joy of
brightening a child's heart creates the magic of Christmas.
Now and then
it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Seek joy in what you give... not in what you get.
your present blessings, of which every man has plenty;
purpose of Christ's coming into the world was that He might offer up His
life as a sacrifice for the sins of men. He came to die. This
is the heart of Christmas.
telling time--wondering time. Wonder enough about it, and you'll
know, and you'll tell about it....
If we think
of our heart,
two ways to live your life.
I am not
alone at all, I thought. I was never alone at all. And that,
of course, is the message of Christmas. We are never alone.
Not when the night is darkest, the wind coldest, the world seemingly most
indifferent. For this is still the time God chooses.
The great man is he who does
not lose his child's heart.
It is Christmas every time
you let God love others through you...yes, it is Christmas every time you
smile at your brother and offer him your hand.
It comes every year and will
go on forever. And along with Christmas belong the keepsakes and the
customs. Those humble, everyday things a mother clings to, and
ponders, like Mary in the secret spaces of her heart.
Each day of the holidays
comes bringing its own gifts.
Were earth a thousand times
Love and life
Don't worry if your Christmas card list seems to be growing each year. Instead, be grateful! It just means you're making friends faster than you are losing them.
A little child
Christmas began in the heart
of God. It is complete only when it reaches the heart of man.
Thanks be to God for His
Appreciation is a wonderful
The Christmas season reminds us that a demonstration of religion is always much better than a definition of it...especially in front of the kids.
Perhaps the best Yuletide decorations are to be wreathed in smiles and wrapped in hugs.
The miracle of Christmas is that a baby can be so decisive.
It is good to be children
sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty founder was
a child himself.
Christmas is not just a day,
an event to be observed and speedily forgotten. It is a spirit which
should permeate every part of our lives.
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