I have said often that I am okay having Santa Claus deliver big piles of gifts on Christmas Eve because I am confident that my kidsÂ know why we’re celebrating to begin with.
But how do they know?
It’s not like any child pauses in the middle of tearing wrapping paper to reflect on Jesus and the gift of His birth. Let’s get real.
It takes conscious effort, continual reinforcement, and intentional activities on my part for my kids to understand and remember that Jesus ISÂ The Gift. It doesn’t just happen.
I’m over on the Tommy Nelson blog today sharing 10 ways you can keep Christ in Christmas.
Check it out and let me know what you think!
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