Christmas movies are a fun treat for family movie nights. However, most leave out the true meaning of Christmas. Here are 25 Christmas movies that will remind you and your family to put Christ back into Christmas.
The most faithful of couples can be tempted, tried and tested in their relationship and faith. But when you have God, even the hardest obstacles are easy to overcome. This is a must have for your Christmas collection that will have you laughing, crying and serves as a reminder of the reason for the season.
2. The Star
This is a great movie to watch with the your little ones on a cold, December night. This gut busting movie is about the birth of Christ but taken from the perspectives of the animals. Your children will be entertained the whole movie while learning why we celebrate Christmas.
You will never see a better movie that brings the Nativity to life like this one. This movie is great for children, looking to move on from cartoons and get a real understanding of what took place to bring Jesus into the world. With a detailed and bible based story, this will captivate audiences of all ages and even help loosen the hardest of hearts!
This VeggieTales recent classic is entertaining to your little ones and will challenge you as well. Christmas can be overshadowed by all the glitz and glam that has become associated with Christmas. This movie hits this the nail on the head with the message of putting Christ back into Christmas.
This remake of the original Christmas Carol was intended for children, but has adults enjoying every minute of it as well. This timely story will be your children’s favorite Christmas movie and maybe one of yours as well!
Being the son of Santa probably would be a difficult legacy to follow. Especially for a goofball like Arthur. Constantly making mistakes and casted as a misfit, Arthur stands up for what he believes in and saves Christmas. Its a great story about trials and tribulations but there is always hope as long as you stay true to yourself. A truly inspirational, corky movie that everyone will love.
It’s A Wonderful life is a Christmas classic. This movie, which was made in 1947, stands up to the test of time. This movie is filled with witty comedy, heartaches, romance and hope. When an angel comes to save an over-stressed business man from ending his life, he truly gets to see how sacred his life is to himself and others. Prepare to be laughing, crying and wanting to have a marathon every Christmas!
This classic book has become a Christmas favorite for many families. When four children discover a secret door to a different world, they learn a lot about themselves to help save the day. This movie tells a great story of the constant struggle between good and evil betrayal and forgiveness. A captivating movie will have your children watching this long after Christmas.
If you’re looking for a new Christmas classic, look no further. This story is about a family torn apart and putting aside their differences to celebrate love, family, and the birth of Jesus. A well written movie that teaches us the importance of love and forgiveness, just how God gave us his son.
A fun classic Christmas movie about the true miracle of Christmas. There are rumors that every twenty five years, an angel visits a candle-maker and touches one candle. Whoever lights that candle will be granted a miracle. Truly a heartwarming movie that focuses on the meaning of Christmas.
11. The Note
After a tragic plane crash, a women finds a letter that was from someone on the plane. After dealing with her own issues, she goes on a journey to deliver this letter, to who it whom it was addressed to. A tragic story that is filled with love, forgiveness, and redemption that every Christian can empathize with.
This silly, witty Christmas story is another VeggieTales classic. Christmas has become commercialized, veggies are focusing on everything but the true meaning of Christmas. Veggies need to hear the true meaning of Christmas before it’s too late!
Promise me, you’ll need a box of tissues. This tear jerking Christmas movie really shows the love that Christmas brings a family. Dax has cancer and his family comes together to give him one last Christmas, in October. This is a movie that is a great example of the power of love for Christ and your family you should have.
This Peanut Gallery classic is a short but well made movie that spreads the positive message of love and forgiveness. With witty jokes and entertaining characters, it’s hard to not love A Charlie Brown Christmas.
Christmas can become stressful when we lose sight of it’s true meaning. But imagine getting snowed in with random family members and having to learn to love each other. This movie is a great lesson about love, redemption and grace for each other.
Another VeggieTales Christmas classic. This movie’s message is focused on the joy that giving to others is better than to receive. Filled with silly jokes and songs, your little ones will be singing along every time.
17. Chasing The Star
A christian’s favorite tale of 3 priests on a quest to find the new born King, Jesus. However they are met with obstacles along the way but nothing will stop these priests on the way to greet their king!
Set in the Great Depression, a family that has nothing finds what truly brings joy and brings love at Christmas time. A family dealing with the loss of their mother and other trials, they realize the only thing they need for Christmas is each other.
19. Christmas Grace
A Christmas story of two rival toy store owners over several Christmas seasons. As the story is unfolded, its clear that God is at work and his grace works in the two men’ lives they wouldn’t imagine in their wildest dreams.
Rose, an orphan, is transferred to a new orphanage under the cruel rule of Mr. Crampton. Rose quickly becomes friends with almost everyone, but Mr. Crampton has it out for Rose. Rose faces many obstacles to win over Mr. Crampton, but with she has a fighting chance with her kind soul and love for others.
This movie is a heart warming Chirstmas story of an elderly women, on a quest to make a difference. With her natural gift as a storyteller, she is able to bring together a family with her creative imagination. Truly a Christmas Classic.
A young boy takes a magnificent train ride to the North Pole. There, he learns that life is full of wonder for those who believe. A Christmas movie that is filled with imagination, adventure, and building characters of faith. A movie your family will watch every Christmas.
23. My First Miracle
Nothing is more inspirational than love, especially around Christmas. A young girl, battling cancer hopes to find love and destiny brings her to cross paths with a runaway. Together they foster a love greater then they could’ve imagined that will leave you with a warm heart.
This is magical tale of a young orphan and his cat discover the true meaning of Christmas. Your kids won’t be able to go a day without watching this film that teaches the true meaning of Christmas.
We hope these movies bring you entertainment and joy this Christmas as you focus your sight on the lord this Christmas!