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10 Charming Christmas Quotes From Kids That Will Make You Feel Festive Already

Something to make you smile as the countdown to Christmas continues!


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Christmas quotes from around the world

We've gathered together ten of our favourite Christmas quotes from children around the world. Their smiles and heartwarming quotes about Christmas will make you feel festive already!

Christmas quote Peru

“We are going on a party and we have gifts, sweets, toys and Jesus!” - Isaac, Peru

Christmas quote from Indonesia

“If I was a wise man visiting Jesus, I would give him a bag so he had something to put all his other gifts in.” - Juan, Indonesia

Christmas quote from Ecuador

 “I liked the gifts at this party and they painted my face too. They gave me the face of a dog. I like dogs.” - Gabriel, Ecuador

Heartwarming Christmas quotes

Christmas quote Peru

“When I found my shoes and my dress [in my gift], I felt like God heard my prayers.” - Alexandra, Peru

All 10 of these precious children were given the opportunity to celebrate Christmas thanks to generous donations to Compassion's Christmas Appeal. You can help ensure children born into poverty receive a hand-chosen Christmas gift this year by supporting our appeal.

Make this Christmas special for a child like Alexandra

Indonesia Christmas quote

“Last Christmas, I was given clothes. The shirt is the one I'm wearing now. It's the only shirt I own. At home we celebrate Christmas by gathering together and sharing stories. The old people in my family give advice.” - Noventon, Indonesia

Happy Christmas quotes to make you giggle

Christmas present

“What I most like about Christmas at the project is the quality time I spend with my homies during the Christmas celebration.” - Christel, Haiti

Christmas excitement in Colombia

"My favourite Christmas gift ever was a toy car. Baby Jesus gave it to me." - Yoan, Colombia

Charming Christmas quotesChristmas quote Togo

“I enjoyed Christmas, I received toys and games. I had fun with my project mates. I was so happy and I wish I would have [more] nice days like this." - Augustin, Togo

Christmas quote Peru

“I like Christmas because it’s a happy time and Jesus was born.” - Evelin, Peru

Christmas in El Salvador

“We can truly be happy at Christmas, no matter what may be happening in our daily lives, we know that we are God’s children and today our homes are small and cold, but some day Heaven will be our home.” - Antonia, El Salvador

This December, we want to bless children born into extreme poverty with a gift, a delicious meal and time with their friends and family at a Christmas party. We invite you to give a Christmas gift that really counts by donating to our Christmas Appeal.

Give a gift to a child in poverty today



WORDS : Corinna Stubbs, Roz Walsh

PHOTOS : Compassion International


 

Article Comments

Christmas

We want to wish you happy Christmas each and everyone of you. May God Bless you and keep you and may his face shine upon you. And give you his peace.
2 November 2018 |  Author : Ann Boldock

Children’s quotes

So lovely to hear how happy the children are when they have their Christmas party and presents.they are so beautiful. I count it a privilege to be able to support my two.
1 November 2018 |  Author : Naomi

Children’s quotes

Thanks for sharing the quotes as they bring home how special the projects make Christmas for the children. Thank you to ALL who work for Compassion - for your tireless, faithful commitment and, most of all, for being the love of Jesus to the children around the world.
29 October 2018 |  Author : Brian and Gill Johnson

CHILDRENS QUOTES

What a privilege it is to be an agent of God's Love. These children's' quotes are so humbling and inspiring as we see God taking our small offering and using it in such a mighty way.
7 October 2017 |  Author : John

Children's quotes

It's wonderful to see these little faces light up with joy when they receive the smallest of gifts, and I would like to thank all of the people behind the scenes as well as the ones who are hands on for their love and dedication to each and everyone of these dear children. We have an awesome God. God Bless you all.
27 September 2017 |  Author : Pam & Ken Ball

Children's quotes

The children inspire us to do more. Some of them say such profound things. Thank you for all you do for them. Have a very happy and blessed Christmas.
21 December 2016 |  Author : June and Ken

Children's quotes

Thank you for sharing the children's quotes. Very touching and inspiring. Thank you for all the work you do too.
16 December 2016 |  Author : Clare and Chris Deacon

Childrens Quotes.

Thank you for sharing these children's quotes, we are both so encouraged by them and they make our small contribution so much worthwhile. Also we loved the Christmas letter we received from Rehema in Uganda, it is truly inspiring. Thank you all at Compassion for your faithfulness in the work you do, we wish you all a very happy Christmas and a very peaceful and blessed New year.
16 December 2016 |  Author : Stuart & Ruth Palmer

Children's quotes

Thank you for sharing these wonderful quotes - they have blessed us.
15 December 2016 |  Author : Gordon and Dilys
Article Comments

ARTICLE COMMENTS

Christmas

We want to wish you happy Christmas each and everyone of you. May God Bless you and keep you and may his face shine upon you. And give you his peace.
2 November 2018 |  Author : Ann Boldock

Children’s quotes

So lovely to hear how happy the children are when they have their Christmas party and presents.they are so beautiful. I count it a privilege to be able to support my two.
1 November 2018 |  Author : Naomi

Children’s quotes

Thanks for sharing the quotes as they bring home how special the projects make Christmas for the children. Thank you to ALL who work for Compassion - for your tireless, faithful commitment and, most of all, for being the love of Jesus to the children around the world.
29 October 2018 |  Author : Brian and Gill Johnson

CHILDRENS QUOTES

What a privilege it is to be an agent of God's Love. These children's' quotes are so humbling and inspiring as we see God taking our small offering and using it in such a mighty way.
7 October 2017 |  Author : John

Children's quotes

It's wonderful to see these little faces light up with joy when they receive the smallest of gifts, and I would like to thank all of the people behind the scenes as well as the ones who are hands on for their love and dedication to each and everyone of these dear children. We have an awesome God. God Bless you all.
27 September 2017 |  Author : Pam & Ken Ball

Children's quotes

The children inspire us to do more. Some of them say such profound things. Thank you for all you do for them. Have a very happy and blessed Christmas.
21 December 2016 |  Author : June and Ken

Children's quotes

Thank you for sharing the children's quotes. Very touching and inspiring. Thank you for all the work you do too.
16 December 2016 |  Author : Clare and Chris Deacon

Childrens Quotes.

Thank you for sharing these children's quotes, we are both so encouraged by them and they make our small contribution so much worthwhile. Also we loved the Christmas letter we received from Rehema in Uganda, it is truly inspiring. Thank you all at Compassion for your faithfulness in the work you do, we wish you all a very happy Christmas and a very peaceful and blessed New year.
16 December 2016 |  Author : Stuart & Ruth Palmer

Children's quotes

Thank you for sharing these wonderful quotes - they have blessed us.
15 December 2016 |  Author : Gordon and Dilys
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