This is exactly how my parents explained Santa - and it made perfect sense as a kid. There was no let down or crying, just excitement that now that I knew, I got to help participate in the magic of Christmas for my little brothers and other families! I plan on doing the exact same for my boys when they get older.
Teaching child to pray in early years
25 Prayers for My Husband I pray… 1. that he continues to grow spiritually through the disciplines of Bible study, prayer, and quiet times. (Proverbs 4:23) 2. that his relationship with God will bear much fruit in his life, and that he will be a man who seeks wisdom and understanding. (Proverbs 3:7, Psalm 112:1) 3. that he would walk humbly with God, and would always be convicted quickly about any sin in his life. (Micah 6:8) 4. that he will continue to grow as the leader of our...