CHM's Christmas Creation Contest

Bronner's ornaments

Are you excited for Christmas? Celebrate the season by submitting an original Christmas creation and be entered for a Christmas prize!

We want to see your original Christmas creations. Maybe it’s a Christmas card, an ornament you’ve painted, or a handmade nativity set you built. Whatever Christmas creation you've created, submit a picture to be considered to win an e-certificate to Bronner’s CHRISTmas Wonderland, the world’s largest Christmas store.

You could win a $25, $50, or $75 Bronner's e-certificate in the following categories:

  • Ages 5 - 8
  • Ages 9 - 11
  • Ages 12 - 17
  • Ages 18 and over

To enter, take a picture of your creation and submit it on Facebook using the hashtag #CHMcreates or by emailing by December 4, 2022. Winners will be announced on December 12.

Learn more about how you can celebrate Christmas with us this year.

Contest rules


What you need to know
Prize groups and prizes


  • Ages 5 - 8
  • Ages 9 - 11
  • Ages 12 - 17
  • Ages 18 and over

Prizes awarded in each group

$75, $50, $25 Bronner's CHRISTmas Wonderland gift certificates will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners, respectively, in each age category.

Eligibility/Number of Entries


Persons seeking to win a prize are referred to herein as Entrants.  Individual prizes will be awarded to the three persons qualifying in each of the above categories as described above (the “Winners”).  No Entrant can win more than one prize.

Employees, officers, directors, and agents of Christian Healthcare Ministries (CHM) and their immediate families (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son) or members of the households of each (whether or not related) are not eligible to enter or win.


Contest Period

The Contest begins at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) November 4, 2022, and ends 12:00:01 a.m. EST on December 5, 2022 (the End Date).

How to Enter/Privacy

In order to enter, Entrants must submit Christmas-themed original artwork or designs as follows:

  • The submitted artwork or design must be original and created entirely by the Entrant.
  • Submissions may include a combination of artwork and/or designs newly created or previously created by the Entrant.
  • Entrants may submit no more than three entries.
  • Artwork that is copyrighted by an artist or designer other than the Entrant will be rejected. For example, artwork taken from books, movies, television programs, the internet or any other non-original source cannot be accepted.
  • Artwork that includes graphic content, profanity, or violence is ineligible.
  • Any of the following techniques or skills may be used, individually or in any combination:
  • Paint (watercolor, acrylic, oil, poster, tempera, etc.)
  • Drawings (pencil, charcoal, colored chalk, crayons, pastels, oil pastels, colored pencils, markers, etc.)
  • Collages (cut-and-glued materials such as construction paper, tissue paper, wrapping paper, aluminum foil, etc.)
  • Prints (handmade stencils, gadget printing, calligraphy, collagraphs, block prints, etc.)
  • Ceramic art
  • Sculptures
  • Original digital illustrations
  • Quilting
  • Edible Art (gingerbread houses, specialty Christmas cakes/cookies)
  • Christmas light displays
  • Submissions shall be limited to the following sizes and types:
  • Photo files of artwork should be no larger than 20 MB
  • Photo files must be JPEG, PNG, or PDF. No other file type will be accepted.
  • Photo resolution should not exceed 3000 x 3000 pixels
  • Submission Methods
  • Preferred: Upload a photo of the artwork/design to the Entrant’s personal Facebook page with the hashtag: #CHMCreates. If the Entrant is under the age of 18, please be sure to reference the appropriate age group (e.g., 5-8).

Because Facebook requires that a person be at least 13 years of age to open a Facebook account, children under the age of 13 must post their submissions on their parent’s and/or guardian’s Facebook page.

By performing these actions, and thereby submitting an entry, Entrant and his/her parent(s)/guardian(s) agree(s) to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and any decision CHM makes regarding any matters relating to this Contest.  All decisions made by CHM shall be final and binding.  CHM reserves the right to disqualify from the Contest, and any future challenge, sweepstakes, contest or other promotion conducted by CHM and/or WKJA Radio, and to prosecute to the fullest extent permitted by law, any Entrant who, in CHM’s reasonable suspicion, tampers with the entry process, or any contest or sweepstakes, violates these Official Rules, or acts in a disruptive manner.  In the event of disqualification of the winner, CHM may replace the Winner with another randomly selected Entrant at the sole discretion of CHM.

By submitting an entry, each Entrant also grants CHM the right to disseminate information regarding the entries as part of CHM’s ongoing marketing and public relations efforts, including publishing the names of the Winners, without compensation, or further notice to or approval from the Entrant, unless prohibited by law.  Each Entrant shall take any additional steps reasonably requested by CHM in order to transfer and/or perfect the rights granted or warranted to CHM in these Official Rules.  CHM reserves the right to discontinue the Contest, without any further obligation, due to an insufficient number of entries to be determined solely by CHM.

Entries will be featured in a social post on CHM’s Facebook page

All Entrants’ information will be protected by CHM in accordance with its Privacy Policy.

All submissions can be viewed here:

Judging Criteria

A panel of judges selected by CHM, in its sole discretion, will evaluate entries based on the following criteria:

  • Representation of a Christmas theme in the design
  • Originality
  • Creativity
  • Imagination
  • Overall aesthetic appearance
Winner Notification

The Winners will be announced on December 12, 2022, and prizes will be emailed to the Winners on December 13, 2022.

More info to know

An Entrant is not required to be a CHM Member at time of entry in order to win.  CHM reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole determination, to be tampering with, or attempt to tamper with, the entry process or the operation of the Contest; to be acting in violation of these Official Rules; or to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.  Entries are void if forged or made through robotic, macro, automatic, mechanical, facsimile, programmed or any similar entry duplication method other than any that may be authorized above and CHM reserves the right to disqualify any individual using any such method.  CHM may prosecute any fraudulent activities to the full extent of the law.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Limitations of Liability

CHM is not responsible for any lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, incorrect, garbled or inaccurate entries or entry information, however caused, and CHM assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission, or for: (a) telephone, computers, network, or other communication line malfunction, human or other error or failure to properly process any entry; (b) communication disruption or other forces beyond its reasonable control, including inability to access the CHM email address, submission and entry or other disruption related to theft or destruction, tampering or unauthorized access to entries and/or entry information, internet traffic, virus, bug or any unauthorized intervention whether or not caused by any action, regulation, order, or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity, equipment failure, including overloading, failure or crash of any CHM system resulting from or arising out of any cause beyond CHM’s sole and reasonable control; (c) damage caused by computer virus or otherwise resulting to any computers as a result of any entry to the Contest; (d) printing or other errors appearing in these Official Rules or other Contest materials; (e) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from any Entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize.  If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, worms, unauthorized intervention, fraud, tampering, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of CHM which, in the sole opinion of CHM corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, CHM reserves the right in its sole discretion to void suspect entries and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and select the Winner from among all eligible entries received prior to such cancellation, termination or suspension.  CHM’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Entrants further agree that in any cause of action, CHM’s liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall CHM be liable for attorneys’ fees and/or experts’ fees and costs.  Entrants waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct or indirect damages.  If any malfunction, error, disruption or damage occurs which impairs the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Contest, CHM may, in its sole discretion, suspend or terminate the Contest.  IN NO EVENT WILL CHM BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ANY ENTRANT’S ENTRY IN THIS CONTEST.

Disputes/Choice of Law

By entering the Contest, the Entrant agrees that CHM has the exclusive right to decide all matters and disputes arising from the Contest.  CHM’s determination of the Winner is final and binding.  Except where prohibited, Entrants agree that: (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prize awarded, or the determination of the Winner shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Contest but in no event attorney’s fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrants and CHM in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio, U.S.A., without regard for conflicts of law doctrine, and all proceedings shall take place in the Court of Common Pleas of Summit County, Ohio.

Winner’s Name

For the names of the Winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:

Christian Healthcare Ministries,
127 Hazelwood Ave., Barberton OH 44203

A list of the names of the Winners will be provided upon the written request of any CHM member for only ninety (90) days after the End Date.

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