55 Christmas Greetings To Help Spread Holiday Cheer This Season

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Sharing well-wishes to friends and loved ones is one of the many joys of a Southern Christmas. Whether you want to show someone how much they’re cherished or extend the spirit of the season to far away loved ones, a well-written message can be the perfect way to tell someone you care.  

Whether you're looking for a funny greeting, a religious greeting, or a greeting for a specific recipient, we've included Christmas greetings to fit every need on this list. Read on to find plenty of Christmas greeting inspiration with these Christmas greetings for everyone in your life.

Heartfelt Christmas Greetings

  • Hope you’re getting to experience everything that Christmas is all about this year.
  • Wishing you health and happiness this Christmas. 
  • May this Christmas bring you love, joy, and (of course) lots of presents!
  • I hope you’re enjoying the most wonderful time of the year!
  • Christmas can be hectic, but just make sure you pause and take a moment to enjoy the magic!
  • I hope you have the gift of being surrounded by your loved ones this Christmas. 
  • Deck the halls! It’s that time of year again. Merry Christmas!
  • Do you hear what I hear? The bells of Christmas are ringing!
  • Wishing you all of the wonderful things Christmas has to offer. 
  • Hoping your stocking is stuffed with love and happiness this Christmas!
  • May life give you the gift of peace and happiness this Christmas. 
  • May good tidings come your way this year. Merry Christmas!

Religious Christmas Greetings

  • We wish you the gift of faith and His Love this Christmas.
  • The magic of Christmas is His presence within us.
  • Celebrating the true meaning of Christmas with you. 
  • May the Lord bring light and love into your house this Christmas and into the New Year.
  • Rejoice in the birth of Our Lord and the love he brought to all mankind. 
  • May His blessings fill your heart this Christmas.
  • This Christmas, I thank God for your presence in my life. 
  • ‘Tis the season to thank God for the gifts that matter most—including you. 
  • May the grace of God shine on you this holiday season.
  • Jesus is the reason for the season!

Funny Christmas Greetings

  • May your fun be large and bills be small. Merry Christmas!
  • We wish you the blessing of working Christmas lights this holiday season. 
  • We all love a little Christmas spirit — just make sure you’re not too hungover! 
  • May you be blessed with peace, joy, and an abundance of eggnog this holiday season. 
  • Hope you’re sticking to the four main food groups this Christmas: Candy, candy canes, candy corn, and syrup.
  • Rock around the Christmas tree. Just make sure you don’t tip it over!
  • Life is short. Eat the Christmas cookie. 
  • Don’t worry. Calories don’t count on Christmas!
  • I’m confident you’ll sleigh this Christmas. 
  • Merry Christmas, ya’ filthy animal. 
  • I would have gotten you a present this year, but I didn’t know how to top the gift of my friendship.

Short Christmas Greetings

  • Wishing you a very merry Christmas!
  • May your days be merry and bright. 
  • Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
  • Wishing you joy, peace, and love this Christmas.
  • Have a holly jolly Christmas!

Christmas Greetings for Spouses and Significant Others

  • Nothing makes me happier than spending the most wonderful time of the year with you.
  • Your love is my favorite Christmas gift of all. 
  • All I want for Christmas is you.
  • The true magic of Christmas comes from spending it with you.
  • Who needs Hallmark movies when I have holiday memories of you? Merry Christmas sweetheart. 
  • Who needs mistletoe anyway? Merry Christmas! 
  • As long as you’re under the tree when I wake up, I’ll have a happy Christmas. 
  • This year, I hope Santa brings us as much light and love as we had in the last. Merry Christmas, my love. 
  • Your love is the only Christmas magic I need. 
  • You may not have a bow around your neck, but you’re the only gift I need this year. Merry Christmas!
  • When I’m with you, it’s always a White Christmas in my heart.

Christmas Greetings for Parents

  • You’ll always be my favorite Santa. Merry Christmas!
  • Thank you for all of the wonderful Christmas pasts. Here’s to our Christmas future!
  • With parents like you, I’m blessed with the love and warmth of Christmas year around. 
  • Your presence in my life is the biggest blessing of all. 
  • Thank you for being the best part of my Christmas memories. 
  • Merry Christmas to my wonderful mom and dad. 
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