215 Best Christmas Card Messages and Wishes for the Holidays

Check out the best collection of Merry Christmas Messages and Wishes to write in a Christmas Card for your loved ones, friends and co-workers. Share love and happiness with your messages and wishes and make this Christmas the most wonderful time of the year!

It’s December again with its frosty mornings, twinkling lights, and usual warm buzz in the air. This is that time of the year to once again show love, joy, and sometimes a bit of hilarity.

While most holidays bring us closer to the people around us, there’s something really extra special about Christmas. There’s just something about Christmas that inspires an overflow of joy and leaves a glowing effect on our lives like no other holiday does.

While sharing Christmas gifts will always be a big part of the holiday season, sharing words of adoration and affection with your loved ones is also a very important component of the whole celebration.

The best Christmas Card messages and wishes are the ones we write from the heart. Yet, there are times when finding the right words to express our heartfelt Christmas greetings becomes a challenge. But you need not fret at all. Just scroll through our list below and you’re sure to find something to help you express your true feelings this Christmas season.

Best Christmas Wishes, Greetings, and Messages

So, check out our curated list of some of the best Christmas Card Messages for your family members, friends, and even for your co-workers. As well, find a delightful mix of messages and wishes featuring everything from funny Christmas quotes to Christmas wishes of kindness to light up the yuletide season.

You can use them as they are, mix and match them to create the right holiday message, or use them as inspiration for writing your own heartfelt Christmas messages. All are aimed to help you express love, gratitude, and a festive spirit this holiday season.

Here’s a chance to sprinkle some Christmas magic on your relationships! Use these perfectly-worded holiday greetings and messages in your emails, Christmas Cards, social posts, text messages, and many more.

So, whether you’re writing paper cards or sending digital Christmas cards, use these Christmas Card Messages to inspire your friends, touch your loved ones, make someone laugh, and send some warm wishes to your colleagues.

So, while you celebrate with family and friends, exchange gifts and create new memories, let these Christmas Messages and Wishes remind you of all the good times to be had this Christmas season. Indeed, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year!

Merry Christmas Wishes to All

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It’s people like you that make Christmas so special and meaningful. Thank you and Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Wishes to All
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If you ever want to know how a glorious mess looks, just look at the mess created in the living room on Christmas day. There, you will find happiness and joy wrapped in the most glorious mess in the world. Do not clean up too quickly. Merry Christmas.

Merry Christmas Wishes to All
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Wishing we were all together today! Sending warmest wishes and all our love your way.

Merry Christmas Wishes to All
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With sincere appreciation for your hard work and dedication to our team, I wish you a wonderful Christmas with your family and friends.

Merry Christmas Wishes to All
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May this festival bring abundant joy and happiness in your life. Wish you a Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Wishes to All
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Christmas is all about creating happy memories that will last a lifetime. Wishing Merry Christmas to you and your family!

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May this holy season be full of true miracles and love for you, always.

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I wish you many blessings, much happiness, and even more love. Merry Christmas!

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Wishing you much rocking around the Christmas tree and a restful New Year after.

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As you celebrate Christmas, make wonderful memories that will linger in your home, make great friendships that will last a lifetime and may this season filled with peace and joy. Have a merry Christmas.

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This is my favorite season because I get to see the ones I love. Now, you better not be like Santa – I require more than one visit a year!

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Each of us is as unique as a snowflake, and I hope you know how special you are.

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May this Christmas season bring you closer to all those that you treasure in your heart. Have a Merry Christmas and a Happy New year!

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Warmest greetings of this festive season and best wishes for happiness this New Year.

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May all the sweet magic of Christmas conspire to gladden your heart and fill every desire. Merry Christmas!

Cute and Heartwarming Christmas Wishes

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Wishing you a Christmas that’s merry and bright!

Cute and Heartwarming Christmas Wishes
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Feliz Navidad! Wishing you a Merry Christmas from the bottom of my heart.

Cute and Heartwarming Christmas Wishes
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This holiday season, may time with your loved ones fill your heart with joy.

Cute and Heartwarming Christmas Wishes
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Wishing you health and happiness this Christmas.

Cute and Heartwarming Christmas Wishes
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I wish for happiness to surround you and yours this holiday season. May you feel love and joy like never before.

Cute and Heartwarming Christmas Wishes
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Have yourself a merry little Christmas and let your heart be light!

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I hope you’re enjoying the most wonderful time of the year!

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Happy holidays! I hope all of your Christmas wishes come true.

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Merry Christmas! Wishing you all the best this holiday season!

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This holiday and always, we wish you much love, health, and joy!

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Here’s to a white Christmas! And if we run out of white, we’ll simply drink the red. Merry Christmas!

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Have yourself a merry little Christmas!

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Wishing you all of the wonderful things Christmas has to offer.

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May life give you the gift of peace and happiness this Christmas.

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Keeping you in our hearts this holiday season, and always!

Funny Christmas Wishes

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Dear Santa, I was good yesterday… that should count!

Funny Christmas Wishes
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Cheers to a season of joy, laughter, and elastic waistbands for all those extra helpings!

Funny Christmas Wishes
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Wishing you a Christmas full of joy, laughter, and gift receipts for those ‘unique’ presents!

Funny Christmas Wishes
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Whoever said ‘all is calm’ has never been to our house around Christmas. Some might say we’re not very bright, either.

Funny Christmas Wishes
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It’s all fun and games until Santa checks the naughty list.

Funny Christmas Wishes
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The lights are shining, the baubles are bright. I hope you have a tree-mendous Christmas!

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All is calm, all is bright. Whoever wrote Silent Night clearly hasn’t been to our house on Christmas Eve.

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You’re a gift in my life. And not the kind I’d return for store credit. Merry Christmas!

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Time to stock up on the Christmas spirit. I’m thinking vodka, rum, mulled wine, and whatever you’re having.

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You know you’re getting old when Santa starts looking younger. Have a youthful Christmas!

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Santa Claus has the right idea. Visit people once a year. Happy Holidays!

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We all love a little Christmas spirit — just make sure you’re not too hungover!

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Let’s eat, drink, and be merry—as only our family can do!

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Merry Christmas! Hope you didn’t spend too much — unless, of course, it’s on a gift that I want!

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On Christmas, all I need is your presence. Sorry, I meant presents.

Short Christmas Wishes and Messages

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Wishing you peace and joy all season long. Happy Holidays!

Short Christmas Wishes and Messages
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Wishing you a very Merry Christmas!

Short Christmas Wishes and Messages
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Peace on Earth, goodwill to men.

Short Christmas Wishes and Messages
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I hope your Christmas is filled with laughter and prosperity.

Short Christmas Wishes and Messages
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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from our family to yours.

Short Christmas Wishes and Messages
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Friends & family are what it’s all about. Happiest of holidays.

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Warmest wishes for a joyful Christmas season.

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May the spirit of the holidays fill your home with love and peace.

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Sending you and yours love this Christmas.

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Cheers to warm holiday memories!

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Wishing you the merriest of Christmases!

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Have the best Christmas ever!

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Enjoy a peaceful and restful holiday season.

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Hope you get everything you want under the Christmas tree this year!

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Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a bright New Year!

Sweet Christmas Card Greetings

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May the light of the holiday season fill your heart, and may the music fill your soul. Happy holidays.

Sweet Christmas Card Greetings
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Know that you are always in my thoughts and in my heart. Merry Christmas to you and yours!

Sweet Christmas Card Greetings
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It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

Sweet Christmas Card Greetings
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I bet you’re going to have the most fun Christmas holiday! Hope it’s full of laughter, and that the party doesn’t stop until the New Year rolls around!

Sweet Christmas Card Greetings
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The true meaning of Christmas is giving and sharing the love and reaching out to those who have touched our lives. It is a time to count our blessings and be grateful for them. You have touched my life in so many ways, and I thank you for being a wonderful friend. I wish you the best of Christmas.

Sweet Christmas Card Greetings
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Here is wonderful memories, new relationships and fun festivities that come with Christmas. May this be the best Christmas for you and your family.

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Fill this Christmas with heavenly rejoices — as we are very blessed to have Christ forever in our hearts.

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Wishing you a joyous Holiday Season and a most prosperous and healthy New Year.

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Wishing you all the happiness your holiday can hold.

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! May this be the most joyous of them all.

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May the holiday season fill your home with joy, your heart with love, and your life with laughter.

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May the magic and wonder of Christmas stay with you throughout the new year.

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The time for celebration and gathering is about to begin. Prepare yourself to embrace the best of this year. Wish you a Merry Christmas!

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Here’s to a wonderful Holiday season and a Happy New Year!

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Sending joy to your world this season.

Merry Christmas Wishes for Friends

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Feeling so grateful this Christmas for having such an amazing friend.

Merry Christmas Wishes for Friends
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You are my best friend and I want to tell you I am glad I met you in this lifetime.

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Here’s to good friends who always bring wine to the Christmas party!

Merry Christmas Wishes for Friends
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Christmas is a feeling true friends share with laughter and love to show that they care.

Merry Christmas Wishes for Friends
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Santa doesn’t need to bring me any presents this year – having you as a best friend is already the best gift of all! Thanks for making it a merry Christmas I’ll remember forever.

Merry Christmas Wishes for Friends
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May faithful friends gather near us once more.

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Wishing you my friends all the special blessings of Christmas and the New Year.

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The best present one can hope for this year is to spend time together. I can’t wait to celebrate the holidays with you my friend!

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True friends, close in heart, will never be far apart. Happy holidays!

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Hope your Christmas is as sweet and special as you are!

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May the holiday season bring us closer, forging bonds that grow stronger with each passing year.

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You are my greatest friend in my worst time. You don’t know how much you mean to me. Merry Christmas!

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It’s the most wonderful time of year, and it’s even better because I get to call you a friend.

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Merry Christmas to the best friend in the world, the person that sees through my faults and loves me anyway. I’m wishing you joy and blessings this Christmas. I am so proud to call you a part of my family and I cherish the time I spend with you.

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Every Christmas is merrier because you’re a part of it, my forever friend.

Merry Christmas Greetings for Family

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Glad tidings to you and yours this holiday season.

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Not just at Christmas, I wish you and your family love, happiness, and peace. Wishing you a very happy Christmas.

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Wishing you happy holidays and a new year filled with happiness. May the holiday spirit be with you and your family today and throughout the coming year.

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Wondrous Christmas nights always remind me that I’ll never be alone, because my beautiful family will never let it happen. And I promise you just the same. Merry Christmas!

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May the wonder of the holidays fill your heart with happiness as you gather together with family and friends. Merry Christmas.

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Merry Christmas to you and your family! We miss you.

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Life is a little bit happier with you and your family this Christmas.

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Family is the heart of Christmas. May our hearts be full of love and gratitude this holiday season.

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Family is the best gift of all. Happy holidays!

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Wish we could send you some of Grandma’s famous pumpkin pie, but this card will have to do! Merry Christmas from all of us.

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For me, Christmas and my family are inseparable. I can’t imagine this wonderful and magic holiday without love and care which we give to each other every Christmas night. It’s a real wonder. Merry Christmas!

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In this festive season, may you find many blessings. Merry Christmas from our family to yours!

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There is no greater gift this holiday season than spending time with family around the Christmas tree. Can’t wait to see you all Christmas Eve.

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In this loveliest of seasons may you find many reasons for laughter. Merry Christmas and lots of love from our family to yours!

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Don’t worry about the gift for me on this Christmas. My dear sweet family in good health and great mood is everything I want to get. Because that’s what I need to be happy. Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Greetings for your Partner

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You are so special to me. I love sharing life and love with you. May all your wishes come true this Christmas.

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Christmases come and go, but my love for you always remains.

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I’d wish you peace and joy this year, but you’ve given me so much of both already. Our relationship is the most special gift I could ever receive.

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Christmas is more magical now that you’re in my life!

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You are the gift I ask Santa for every year! I couldn’t wish for a better gift than spending Christmas with you.

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I think you’re on the naughty and the nice list this year. Love you!

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All I want for Christmas is you!

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Getting to love you is the best gift I’ve ever been given. Love you so much.

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Merry Christmas from someone who loves you dearly.

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Your love is the best Christmas gift I could have asked for. Merry Christmas, sweetheart!

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Our love burns brighter than the star on top of the tree.

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Like a snowflake, you’re one-of-a-kind, unique and stunning. I love every facet of you.

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Will you be my date this Christmas? I’ll be waiting for you beneath the mistletoe.

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Thank you for making every day of the year as magical as Christmas.

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There are many gifts under the Christmas tree, but the best one is you!

Christmas Card Messages for Co-Workers

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An abundance of joy to you this holiday season. Happy Holidays to my co-worker!

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Happy Holidays! Thank you for all your support and guidance this year. Best wishes for a healthy, happy, and peaceful new year.

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You are one of the brightest lights in this office! Thanks for being a wonderful person and have a Merry Christmas!

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Warmest wishes for a happy and healthy holiday season! I look forward to reconnecting in the new year.

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It’s been a pleasure working with you this year. Wishing you and your family a happy holidays.

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Merry Christmas to my totally talented stylist! Thank you for keeping me looking good all year.

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The holidays are a perfect time to remind you how much I appreciate your business. I hope you enjoy a wonderful season filled with the people and traditions that mean the most.

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Merry Christmas! May your fun be large and bills be small this year.

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I really enjoy working with you – you’re always there with a helping hand. Wishing you a wonderful Christmas!

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Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy new year! I appreciate the great work that you do. Enjoy your well-deserved vacation.

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Happiest of holidays to the happiest of coworkers. Your positive energy inspires me every day. May your holiday season be as bright as you are!

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We hope yule have a very Merry Christmas! From my home family to my work family!

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It has always been a pleasure to work with you. Sending you lots of joy this Christmas and New Year.

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Wishing you some well-deserved downtime over the holidays. You’ve earned it!

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Wishing you a happy holiday season and a new year filled with blessings! Working with you this year has been a joy and a privilege. Excited to see what we can achieve together next year!

Merry Christmas Wishes for Holiday Cards

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Be thankful for all the sweet memories this year has offered so far. May faith and serenity descend on you.

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Christmastime—there’s nothing like it. And I’m so glad I get to spend it with you.

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My love for you shines brighter than the lights on the tree.

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May this Christmas end the present year on a cheerful note and make way for a fresh and bright New Year. Here’s wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.

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From our home to yours, sending warm wishes for a bright and merry Christmas.

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Wishing you a Christmas that’s merry and bright! Merry Christmas with lots of love!

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May the closeness of your loved ones, family, and friends fill your heart with joy.

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Hope this holiday season brings you many great memories and wonderful reasons to smile.

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Wishing you a bright and merry Christmas.

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The angels bring good news this season that Christ has been born to crown us with the joy of heaven.

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The best present one can hope for this year is to spend time together. I can’t wait to celebrate the holidays with you.

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Happy Holidays! Hoping you feel as loved as you are!

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May the Christmas season fill your home with joy, your heart with love and your life with laughter.

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As the year comes to a close, may your home be filled with laughter, love, and joy. Best wishes for a wonderful holiday season.

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It’s people like you that make Christmas so special and meaningful. Thank you!

Inspirational Merry Christmas Greetings

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May you be inspired by giving, changed by love, filled with peace, and touched by miracles.

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Out of the silence, music. Out of the darkness, light. Out of uncertainty, promise. Hope was born that night.

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May the peace and joy of Christmas live in your heart all year long.

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There’s no one else I’d rather spend this Christmas season with, no matter how stressful it may be.

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I don’t want much this Christmas, I just want the person reading this to feel loved. Have a wonderful holiday season!

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No matter how hard this year has been, I hope you see this season as a chance to reset, regroup, and bring the best version of you into the new year.

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Peace on earth will come to stay, when we live Christmas every day.

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May you have the spirit of Christmas which is Peace, the gladness of Christmas which is Hope, and the Heart of Christmas which is Love.

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On this Christmas Day, may you get everything you want and need to fill your home and life with peace and bliss. Wishing you a promising New Year!

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Good tidings that the glorious message of peace and love fill your heart and mind this joyous holiday season.

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In the echoes of laughter and the warmth of shared love, may this Christmas become a sanctuary of happiness, lifting our spirits and soothing our souls.

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This Christmas season, I’m thinking of you and wishing you a fresh New Year for beautiful dreams and hopeful goals.

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May the true spirit of Christmas shine in your heart and light your path.

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It’s easy to be distracted by the rush Christmas brings. Remember its true meaning and you’ll enjoy this joyful season.

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Christmas is a time to believe in something greater than yourself—even for just one night.

Christmas Wishes Inspired by Quotes

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And when we give each other Christmas gifts in His name, let us remember that He has given us the sun and the moon and the stars, and the earth with its forests and mountains and oceans—and all that lives and move upon them.

– Sigrid Undset
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There’s nothing sadder in this world than to awake Christmas morning and not be a child.

– Erma Bombeck
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Nothing ever seems too bad, too hard, or too sad when you’ve got a Christmas tree in the living room.

– Nora Roberts
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Were I a philosopher, I should write a philosophy of toys, showing that nothing else in life need to be taken seriously, and that Christmas Day in the company of children is one of the few occasions on which men become entirely alive.

– Robert Lynd
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I don’t think Christmas is necessarily about things. It’s about being good to one another.

– Carrie Fisher
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Christmas is a piece of one’s home that one carries in one’s heart.

– Freya Stark
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Christmas is not just a time for festivity and merry making. It is more than that. It is a time for the contemplation of eternal things. The Christmas spirit is a spirit of giving and forgiving.

– J. C. Penney
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And that, of course, is the message of Christmas. We are never alone. Not when the night is darkest, the wind coldest, the world seemingly most indifferent.

– Taylor Caldwell
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Christmas is the season for kindling the fire of hospitality.

– Washington Irving
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We expect too much at Christmas. It’s got to be magical. It’s got to go right. Feasting. Fun. The perfect present. All that anticipation. Take it easy. Love’s the thing. The rest is tinsel.

– Pam Brown
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It struck him that how you spent Christmas was a message to the world about where you were in life.

– Nick Hornby
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Some Christmas tree ornaments do more than glitter and glow, they represent a gift of love given a long time ago.

– Tom Baker
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Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.

– Peg Bracken
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How many observe Christ’s birthday! How few, His precepts!

– Benjamin Franklin
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When we recall Christmas past, we usually find that the simplest things – not the great occasions – give off the greatest glow of happiness.

– Bob Hope

Religious Christmas Wishes & Card Messages

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Merry Christmas! I hope you receive one blessing after another this coming year.

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Sending prayers and hearty Christmas greetings to you. May you receive the most special of God’s blessings during this amazing Christmas season!

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For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

– John 3:16
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Hope you’re filled with His love and wrapped in His peace as we celebrate the miracle of His birth.

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Peace be with your spirit on this night as you rejoice in the gift of the love of Christ.

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May the grace of God shine on you this holiday season.

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As Christmas carols fill the air with joy and merriment, and the chime of church bells echo all around, our prayers reach out to God.

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She will bear a Son; and you shall call his name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins.

– Matthew 1:21
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Glory to the newborn King! Merry Christmas to you and yours.

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May the love of Jesus fill our home with joy and peace this Christmas. Wishing our family a blessed and holy celebration.

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Merry Christmas! May God’s love be with you.

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Let us remember the true reason for the season and rejoice in His love.

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And you will have joy and gladness, and many will rejoice at his birth.

– Luke 1:14
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Rejoice in the birth of our Lord and Savior. May the blessings of Christ be upon you and your loved ones this season and into the New Year.

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May God bless you and yours this Christmas and always!

Warm Merry Christmas and Holiday Wishes

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Amidst the soulful Christmas carols, may this season grant you many uncountable wishes and may your heart be full of contentment.

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May the spirit of Christmas warm your home and fill your heart with happiness.

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For you at Christmas time: A wish for happiness, warmth, and love.

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Hoping that you are surrounded by happiness and lots of presents this holiday.

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Christmas is a glorious season. It is a magical season filled with joy. May you make memorable moments, unbreakable bonds and hoe for a better future.

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Wishing joy, laughter and all you can eat Christmas pudding! We love you!

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I hope at least one of your nights is silent during this season.

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I know we’ve already celebrated Thanksgiving, but this Christmas, I can’t stop thinking how grateful I am for you.

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Your friendship is a gift—not just on Christmas, but every day of the year. Merry Christmas to you!

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Joy and peace to you and your family through the year. Here is hoping you have a season full of blessings from heaven above. You deserve everything and more. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

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May this season be full of light and laughter for you and your family.

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I hope this season fills you with faith, renewed hope and good health that will last you a lifetime. Have a blessed Christmas.

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I hope the holidays bring a chance to rest and recharge. May God’s love lift you up during this winter of life!

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May your life be filled with warmth and good cheer this holiday season and throughout the New Year.

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Merry Christmas! Sending all our love, good wishes, and joy your way on this special day.

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Have a cheerful Christmas! May the excitement of this season stretch into the New Year for you.

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May your heart and home be filled with all of the joys the festive season brings. Merry Christmas!

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It wouldn’t be Christmas without you! So glad to have you in my life, year after year.

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Receive my heartfelt greetings with Christmas season gift wrapped in a unique feeling of joy

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Warmest thoughts and best wishes for a wonderful Christmas.