I know it's not very popular to not celebrate Santa at Christmas. Many people don't understand why we don't participate in the whole dramatic charade of Santa, flying reindeer, etc. To that we just say, we found something more meaningful to celebrate. Christmas before Santa when our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ was born. I saw this article in K! magazine by Roger Fields and just had to share...
"Why Jesus is Better than Santa"
Santa comes one day a year.
Jesus is with you every day all year long.
Santa has a few little elves.
Jesus has multitudes of strong angels.
Santa is fat.
Jesus is mighty.
Santa comes from the North Pole.
Jesus came from Heaven.
Santa lives in a little house far away.
Jesus will live inside of you.
Santa sits at the mall.
Jesus sits at the right hand of God.
Santa will eat your milk and cookies.
Jesus will give you daily bread.
Santa needs a sleigh to stay above the snow.
Jesus walks on water.
Santa has to slide down your chimney to get into your house.
Jesus can go through a closed door.
Nobody is sure whose family Santa came from.
Jesus is the Son of God.
Santa says, "You better not cry."
Jesus blesses those who mourn.
Santa has to ask your name when you visit him.
Jesus already knows your name.
Santa needs a list to remember anything.
Jesus never forgets what you say to Him.
Santa only listens to you at the mall.
Jesus will listen to you anytime, anywhere.
Santa gives stuff that wears out.
Jesus gives everlasting life.
Santa is a cute idea.
Jesus is...well, real.