If you are looking for Christmas resources for kids that teach the true meaning of Christmas – the birth of our Savior Jesus Christ, here’s a roundup of Christian Christmas Chinese resources available for free on the internet that I have found. (Will continue to update as I find them.)
Activities and Crafts
- Faith-based Christmas crafts by Chalk Academy – includes Washi Tape Crosses and Jesus is King Crown Craft and Coloring Pages (free printable)
- Nativity 耶穌誕生 Colouring Sheet with Chinese vocabulary – free printable
- Christmas Ornament Printable with Cantonese and Chinese vocabulary – free printables include ornament outlines with Names of Jesus and nativity vocabulary
- Sunday School Workbook (Simplified Chinese only) – 神差派救主 pages 2, 3, 4, 5
- 10 promises of God to claim for your family – (Simplified Chinese only) – suggest to do as countdown to Christmas. Download link within the Facebook post below. Fill in form with your name and email to have the download link emailed to you.
Stories and Ebooks
Lots of kids ebooks (some in PDF, epub and kindle format) and other materials. Split by age 1-4, 5-7, 8 – 11 yo. Also links to some Christmas videos (external links). Available in various languages including: Traditional Chinese | Simplified Chinese | English
- Birth of Jesus Bible Story Printables from Bible for Children
Available in 245 languages including Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese and English – You can choose to download the PDFs in various formats – colour, black and white (colouring) , one per page, 6 per page, as a tract. For English, there is audio as well. Story Number 36 is The Birth of Jesus | 耶穌的誕生 | 耶稣的诞生
- Chinese YouTube Videos on the Story of Christmas/聖誕節的來臨YouTube影片 blogpost from Spot on Sunshine with YouTube videos (mostly Mandarin, one Cantonese) specially curated for you.
- 5 weeks Christmas special from 童來崇拜 (Cantonese)
- Cantonese Christmas Hymns 聖誕詩歌 YouTube playlist
- Cantonese Christmas Stories and Videos Playlist – Christian YouTube playlist
Advent resources in Chinese
- Christian Advent Calendars and Jesse Trees for Kids in Chinese – compilation of a few Advent calendars in Chinese including
- Knowing Jesus, Nativity, Names of Jesus Paper Chain, Jesse tree Advent. (Can be adapted for regular uses too)
- Observing Advent – Our Bilingual Chinese-English Jesse Tree (耶西樹) – how we adapted an Advent calendar to include Chinese
- Our Second Bilingual English-Chinese Jesse Tree and Advent Devotion
Other Chinese Christian resources for Christmas:
- Christian Chinese Christmas Books for Kids – book recommendations from Spot of Sunshine
- Chinese Christian Christmas Movies & Shows for Kids recommendations by Spot of Sunshine
- Christian Christmas Picture Books in Chinese and English – book recommendations from Chalk Academy
Anything to recommend?
If you know of any other Chinese Christian resource that you would recommend, please let me know. Would love to include it so that it can reach more people.
You might also enjoy reading:
- Christmas – Cantonese Teaching Activities & Resources 粵語聖誕教材
- Cantopop Christmas Songs on YouTube
- Christmas Ornament Printable with Cantonese and Chinese vocabulary
- Christmas Carols lyrics
- Cantonese Christian Kids’ Songs 粵語兒童詩歌 on YouTube
- Songs4Kids 基督教兒童音樂: A Catalog of Christian Kids’ Music in Hong Kong
- Bible Stories in Cantonese on YouTube
- Which version of Chinese Bible should I Use?