It teaches us about giving 聖誕節教我們 "給予"
Giving is an important part of many Christmas celebrations.
By giving gifts to your loved ones and people in need,
you can make them feel special and appreciated.
Having a generous spirit will allow you to show how much you care.
You don’t have to spend tons of money on your Christmas gifts,
consider making your own ones.
It teaches us about hard work 聖誕節教我們 "努力"
From shopping for presents to planning elaborate parties,
the holiday season can be a lot of work.
However, when you see your child smile on Christmas morning
or feel the hug of a distant relative at your family gathering,
you’ll know that your efforts were worth it.
You’ll learn that hard work can lead to fantastic results.
It teaches us about gratitude 聖誕節教我們 "感激"
Christmas also provides you with a chance to count your blessings.
Take a moment to think about how much you’re grateful for this year.
When you’re thankful for what you have,
you’ll undoubtedly find more satisfaction in life.
It teaches us about joy 聖誕節教我們 "喜悅"
Christmas really is the most wonderful time of the year.
Everyone just seems to be in a joyful mood.
Take note of what that holiday warmth feels like and
try to extend that joy beyond the month of December.
It teaches us about faith 聖誕節教我們 "信念"
Whether you celebrate Christmas from a religiousperspective
or not, the holiday can teach you a lot about faith.
You can recognize the good things happening in the world
and feel hope for the future.
Sometimes we all just need to have faith that
everything will work out in the end.
It teaches us about the importance of family
The holiday season always brings people together.
Family members often take time out of their busy schedules to see one another.
Christmas can help you learn to cherish those heartfelt moments.
Put aside any differences you might have and
welcome your loved ones with open arms.
*heartfelt (a) strongly felt and sincere 衷心的，誠摯的
It teaches us about tradition 聖誕節教我們 "傳統習俗"
From trimming the tree to baking gingerbread cookies,
everyone has traditions in his or her household.
Those traditions are significant because they lead to memories.
Whether you’re honoring old customs or beginning new ones,
there’s comfort in remembering the annual festivities.
It teaches us about growth 聖誕節教我們 "成長"
The green tree you decorate at Christmastime can remind you of
the growth you’ve experienced over the past year.
The past 12 months may have been filled with ups and downs,
but you’ve come through them.
Christmas is a reminder that you can learn from your mistakes
and continue to grow in your personal life.
It teaches us about having a youthful spirit
You don’t have to be a child to appreciate the wonder of Christmas.
The holiday can teach you to stay young at heart.
You’re never too old to enjoy all the seasonal music, gifts and decorations.
Belt out a Christmas carol, unwrap a present and
delight in feeling like a kid again!
*belt sth out - to sing or play a musical instrument very loudly
*delight in sth - to get a lot of pleasure from something,
especially something unpleasant 從中取樂
It teaches us about acceptance 聖誕節教我們 "接納"
We all long to experience the feeling of acceptance.
If you have friends that don’t have any relatives nearby,
invite them to your holiday gathering so
they can feel likepart of your family.
Learn to accept anyone in need of a friend and
everyone is sure to have a merry Christmas.
*long (v) long for sth, long to do sth 渴望..., 渴望做...