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Top 10 Christmas Stories and Meditations

Favorite Christian Books for Reading at Christmas

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Curl up by the fire alone or gather your family around you this holiday season to read one of these favorite Christian books for Christmastime. Sure to help you focus on the true heart and meaning of the season, these holiday books include heartwarming Christmas stories and meditations from some of the best Christian authors.

1. The Christmas Box Collection

The Christmas Box Collection
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My all-time favorite, unforgettable Christmas stories are part of this "Christmas Box Collection" from Richard Paul Evans. This edition compiles three bestsellers, The Christmas Box, Timepiece, and The Letter.
Paperback; 624 Pages.
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2. Shepherds Abiding (Mitford Series #8)

Shepherds Abiding
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Walk into Jan Karon's Mitford this Christmas and be inspired by her hero, Father Tim. While restoring an old nativity as a Christmas surprise for his wife, he begins a heartwarming journey of determination and faith.
Hardcover; 304 Pages.
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3. Esther's Gift: A Mitford Christmas Story

Esther's Gift: A Mitford Christmas Story
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In Jan Karon's small town of Mitford, Esther prepares to bake her yearly Christmas treat of orange-marmalade cakes. As she counts the cost of her gift she is stunned by the expense until the giving spirit of Christmas touches her heart again.
Hardcover; 48 Pages.
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4. Christmas with Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Christmas with Dietrich Bonhoeffer
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Christmas with Dietrich Bonhoeffer is a gift book featuring wisdom from a remarkable man of God who was executed in a Flossenburg concentration camp in 1945. This Christmas book features short meditations from a variety of Bonhoeffer’s inspirational writings, including poems such as, "The Manger and the Cross" and "God Travels Wonderful Paths."
Hardcover; 48 Pages.
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5. Love Found a Way: Stories of Christmas

Love Found a Way: Stories of Christmas
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Ron Mehl fills the 12 days of Christmas with reminders of God's amazing love. Biblical insights and stories to touch the heart will bring hope, peace and the spirit of Christmas.
Hardcover; 146 Pages.
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6. Christmas Stories for the Heart

Christmas Stories for the Heart
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Alice Gray has compiled some of the best heartwarming Christmas stories ever written by authors such as Billy Graham, Max Lucado, Charles Swindoll, and Joni Eareckson Tada. These stories are sure to refresh and renew your faith this holiday season.
Hardcover; 153 Pages.
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7. The Wonder of Christmas: Inspirational Stories to Warm the Heart

The Wonder of Christmas
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This inspirational collection of stories, poems and anecdotes by Derric Johnson helps reveal the true heart and meaning of Christmas.
Hardcover; 160 Pages.
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8. The Candle in the Window: A Christmas Legend

The Candle in the Window: A Christmas Legend
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Grace Johnson warmly retells this timeless story by Leo Tolstoy. Gunther, the widowed cobbler is visited on Christmas Eve by a series of mysterious strangers who bring the love of the Christ child into his hardened heart.
Hardcover; 32 Pages.
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9. An Angel's Story

An Angel's Story
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With the help of his imagination, Max Lucado brings alive the events of the night Jesus was born, revealed through the eyes of the angel Gabriel.
Hardcover; 96 Pages.
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10. The Many Loves of Christmas

The Many Loves of Christmas
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Through touching and personal stories, Thomas and Nanette Kinkade share their holiday thoughts, family traditions, special memories, and dreams of honoring the newborn Christ.
Hardcover; 80 Pages.
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