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7:30 p.m. KOAT-7 AMER­I­CAN HOUSE­WIFE

When her fa­ther, Marty (guest star Pa­trick Duffy), sur­prises the Otto fam­ily with a Christ­mas visit, Katie (Katy Mixon) des­per­ately tries to keep him away from her mother (guest star Wendie Mal­ick) in the new yule­tide-themed episode “Sav­ing Christ­mas.” Else­where, Anna-Kat (Ju­lia But­ters) tries to help heart­sick Trip (Pey­ton Meyer) woo back Tay­lor (Meg Don­nelly), but Pierce (guest star Milo Man­heim) isn’t in­clined to bow out. Oliver (Daniel DiMag­gio) un­in­ten­tion­ally grabs at­ten­tion in “The Nutcracker.”

8 p.m. KOAT-7 MOD­ERN FAM­ILY

Lo­gis­ti­cal is­sues keep com­pli­cat­ing Ha­ley’s (Sarah Hy­land) ef­forts to give the fam­ily an un­for­get­table Christ­mas gift in the new episode “Stuck in a Mo­ment.” Mean­while, Claire (Julie Bowen) is livid that Phil (Ty Burrell) has bor­rowed the painstak­ingly dec­o­rated Dun­phy Christ­mas tree to dress up a house show­ing. Jay and Glo­ria (Ed O’Neill, Sofia Ver­gara) must deal with some un­wel­come vis­i­tors over the hol­i­days. Jesse Tyler Fer­gu­son and Eric Ston­estreet also star.

9 p.m. KOAT-7 A MIL­LION LIT­TLE THINGS

With Christ­mas fast ap­proach­ing, Delilah (Stephanie Szostak) strug­gles to fig­ure out a way to tell her kids, So­phie and Danny (Lizzie Green, Chance Hurst­field), that she is preg­nant in the mid­sea­son fi­nale “christ­mas wish­list.” Although this hol­i­day sea­son feels strange and sober­ing ow­ing to Jon’s (Ron Liv­ingston) ab­sence, the gang comes to­gether in an earnest ef­fort to help the rest of Jon’s fam­ily em­brace the yule­tide spirit. David Gi­un­toli, Al­li­son Miller, James Ro­day and Christina Moses also star.

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