Christmas Messages for Kids

What to Write in a Christmas Card for a Child

Christmas is a special time for kids, and adults enjoy seeing the holiday season through their eyes. Adults have an opportunity to express something in a Christmas card that could further enhance the Christmas fun for a kid.

Anticipation, having a break from school, and gifts are a few of the reasons Christmas is so fun. A Christmas card can be fun too, especially if you come up with a message that kids will like. These are some examples of things to write to kids in a Christmas card. Use them to get ideas for a perfect message to a special kid.

Christmas Wishes for Kids

  • Some old white-haired guy in a red suit told me to wish you a merry Christmas.
  • You are on my nice list this year!
  • Christmas is so much more fun when I get to celebrate with you!
  • Santa said he lost your email address, and he asked me to give you this card.
  • Merry Christmas to the coolest kid I know!
  • Nothing is better at Christmas time than hanging out with a cute kid.
  • Never let anyone tell you that you're too young to accomplish great things. Even a baby born in a stable can change the world.
  • Santa isn't the only one keeping an eye on you this Christmas. I'm watching too.
  • I hope you aren't too cool for a Christmas card from someone who really loves you!
  • I enjoy seeing you enjoy Christmas. Christmas is so magical through the eyes of a young person.
  • You won't be getting any coal this year. You've been too nice.
  • I've been looking forward to Christmas just as much as you. I've been looking forward to seeing you!

  • Santa's little elves make the toys, but my favorite little elves play with them!
  • Have fun being a kid at Christmas. You won't always get to be a kid.
  • Jesus loves you even more than Santa, but don't tell Santa I told you that!
  • I'm happy to be able to celebrate Christmas with one of my favorite kids in the whole world.
  • Santa has his elves, and I have you.
  • We hope you get exactly what you wanted for Christmas. If not, you can exchange for what you want. Unless you wanted a real live dolphin.
  • Christmas is one of the best days of the year to be a kid. I hope you have a fun time!
  • Besides Santa's elves, you're one of my favorite little people to spend Christmas with.
  • Christmas comes and goes as fast as a snowflake, so enjoy it while it's here.
  • You're starting to get a Christmas sparkle in your eye.
  • I love Christmas almost as much as I love you!
  • It's beginning to look a lot like it's time to open some presents.
  • I'm singing a happy Christmas song because of you.
  • It's o.k. to be a little silly at Christmas. Christmas is a happy time.
  • I'm sorry to say that you will not be getting any coal this year.
  • All I want for Christmas is a hug from my favorite little cutie.
  • It may be cold outside, but your smile warms my heart.
  • Besides Jesus, no one in the world loves you more than us.
  • Christmas is about the children. It always has been and it always will be
  • When the morning comes and the presents are under the tree, we all gather around to see what we can see.

What to Write with a Gift Card or Money

  • It's not the card that matters most. It's the card inside the card.
  • Santa said to slip you some extra cash because you were extra nice this year.
  • Santa shared your Christmas wishlist with me so I could get you what you really want.
  • Here's a little something from Santa to make your Christmas a little more merry.
  • I won't be offended if you don't keep the card. We all know it's what's inside the card that counts.

What Age is Your Audience?

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  • 0-3 years old
  • 4-6 years old
  • 7-10 years old
  • 11 or older
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Storytellersrus 10 months ago from Stepping past clutter

These are so sweet, Blake. I could use several for my dearly beloved granddaughter who is just two, meaning she turned in September. I especially like:

Never let anyone tell you that you're too young to accomplish great things. Even a baby born in a stable can change the world.

Hope you are well and glad to see you have survived here. I am easing back into writing after a hiatus as Elder Gram Nanny.

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