Live as though Christ died yesterday, rose from the grave today, and is coming back tomorrow.
- Theodore Epp
The event of Christ is the only event in human history that promises relocation and centering, meaning and purpose. This promise and its fulfillment evoke passionate and heartfelt praise and thanks, especially for those aware of their own brokenness and the healing which Christ brings into their lives.
- Robert Webber
There has been only one Christmas - the rest are anniversaries.
- W.J. Cameron
Thanks be to God for his unspeakable Gift— indescribable, inestimable, incomparable inexpressible - precious beyond words.
- Lois Lebar
I will honor Christmas in my heart, and try to keep it all the year.
- Charles Dickens
It is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when its mighty founder was a child himself.
- Charles Dickens
Christmas is forever, not for just one day, for loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf. The good you do for others is good you do yourself...
- Norman Wesley Brooks
For the Christ-child who comes is the Master of all; No palace too great, no cottage too small.
- Phillips Brooks
Christmas is not as much about opening our presents as opening our hearts.
- Janice Maeditere
O Christmas Sun! What holy task is thine! To fold a world in the embrace of God!
- Guy Wetmore Carryl
At Christmas play and make good cheer, For Christmas comes but once a year.
- Thomas Tusser
The greatest gift you will ever receive will never be found under a Christmas tree. It is far too valuable to be stored in any other place but in the depths of your heart.
Christmas is the season when you buy this year's gifts with next year's money
Christmas has lost its meaning for us because we have lost the spirit of expectancy. We cannot prepare for an observance. We must prepare for an experience.
- Handel Brown
Remember, if Christmas isn't found in your heart, you won't find it under a tree."
- Charlotte Carpenter
The most glorious promises of God are generally fulfilled in such a wondrous manner that He steps forth to save us at a time when there is the least appearance of it.
- C. H. von Bogatzy