Christmas for Christ started in the heart and home of a Church Planter, Jack Yonts, Sr. He felt led to give more to Jesus than he had been spending on Christmas gifts for his young family. In lieu of the normal Christmas tradition, the Yonts' gave their biggest gift to a neighboring Church Planter, Jack Leaman. The heartbeat of Christmas for Christ was, and after 50 years continues to be, "Give your best gift to Jesus." Since 1966, Christmas for Christ has raised almost $80,000,000 to support church planters in North America.
Christmas for Christ is an annual offering received during the Christmas season that supports church planters in North America. Our goal is to raise $5 million dollars in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Christmas for Christ. Here's how it works: