What is 12 Days of Christmas in July?
Christmas is a special time of the year of giving
and showing love and kindness to others!
What about the REST of the year?
So here’s the deal!
We're challenging you (and your family)
to #MakeSummerMatter by celebrating 12 Days of Christmas in July starting Monday, July 9!
You and your family can make your own list of 12 acts of kindness or
you can use the ideas below!
Here’s how you can #MakeSummerMatter
Download the 12 Days of Christmas Ideas Sheet
Fill out your own 12 Days of Christmas sheet and sign the pledge!
Take pictures and share on social media to encourage others! Please tag your posts with #12DaysofChristmasinJuly
Place your sheet and pledge in a place where your entire family will see it every day!
12 Days of Christmas in July
Here is our 12-Day list, but feel free to make your own!
Monday, July 9
Write/call a family member or friend unexpectedly.
Tuesday, July 10
Volunteer at your favorite ministry.
Wednesday, July 11
Help out someone who has helped you. Maybe it’s free babysitting or a home-cooked meal.
Thursday, July 12
Purge day-clean out clothes, unwanted items and take to a ministry of your choice.
Friday, July 13
Help an elderly friend, neighbor or visit an assisted living center with treats, cut flowers from your yard, or homemade cards.
Saturday, July 14
Do a Drive Thru-Change — pay for the person’s meal behind you in line.
Sunday, July 15
Make homemade cards for military and first responders.
Monday, July 16
Write a note of encouragement for a family member, friend, waiter, gas station attendant, neighbor, etc.
Tuesday, July 17
Deliver cold water bottles to friends during the summer heat.
Wednesday, July 18
Leave a gift card or note at a gas pump, table in a restaurant.
Thursday, July 19
Do an unexpected chore for someone in need (yard work, pull weeds, plant flowers, sweep front porch, water plants, wash car—with their permission, of course).
Friday, July 20
Donate an item your favorite charity is needing or shoes for KVNE’s Back to School Shoe Drive.
#MakeSummerMatter Resources for You!
Christmas in July Snow Day Road Trips
What's Christmas in July
without Snow Days?!
The KVNE Road Trip Crew and Kona Ice of Tyler
will give out shaved ice/sno-cones during the last three Fridays in July!
At all of our Snow Day Road Trips,
we will give you a free t-shirt (one per family while supplies last) if you show us a picture of one of your 12 Days of Christmas acts of kindness!
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.John 13:34