Different Kind of Christmas is a story of hope for many during the holiday season, and that has been made very obvious by the way that the live performance video from Mark Schultz has been spreading around Facebook like the spread of Christmas cheer!

The performance video was embedded and uploaded directly to Facebook 4 days ago on December 13, and as of 4pm on December 17, the view count was at over 3.3 million! Which makes It 3.4 million across all platforms! It has been shared over 100,000 times, and the flood of comments coming in with people talking about how much the song has meant to them is amazing! We are excited for Mark and the message this is sharing!

A few of the things people are sharing:

“This will be my first Christmas without my 3-year-old daughter who passed away this past April to cancer. This song says it all.”

“This is my first Christmas without my best friend, my Mother. She lived her life with grace, compassion , love, and joy. Her legacy will live on, as I continue serving our community as she did. This song reminds me she will always live on in my heart, thank you Mark and Kate.”

“I lost my brother in September. Captured everything I’m feeling and hope to feel. God bless you mark.”

“I lost my husband Nov. 23 this year and having a difficult time with Christmas it makes me feel better to know I’m not alone”

“My Mom died on Nov. 24 of this year due to complications of pancreatic cancer! She loved Christmas so I am decorating in memory of her and your song says it so beautifully, it is going to be a different kind of Christmas this year.”