It’s custom in China to send people wishes via text message on the biggest holidays, sort of like what Christmas cards used to be in North America. Here’s one I received on Christmas Day from a friend:
Joel! Merry Christmas to you and Jessica and L! Including yours friends and your parents, brother sisters! Merry Christmas to every Americans and Canadians!
And, for the second day of Christmas, here’s a song of hope by Over the Rhine:
[audio:03 White Horse.mp3]
See more about Christmas in China here: