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10 Christmas Essentials for Latter-day Saints

10 Christmas Essentials for Latter-day Saints

The Christmas season is a special time to rejoice in the spirit of Christ and spread a bit more love and joy into the world.  All of the ten items on this list are designed to help you achieve that goal. Light the World Ornaments Over the last few years, thousands have used the phrase “Light the World” to inspire meaningful …

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FHE Lesson on Gratitude – Grateful for Jesus

FHE Lesson on Gratitude - Grateful for Jesus

This FHE lesson on gratitude focuses on generating deep and lasting feels of love and thankfulness for Jesus Christ.  Scripture Psalm 100:4 Enter into his gates with thanksgiving, and into his courts with praise: be thankful unto him, and bless his name. Hymn The Holy Ghost | Children’s Songbook pg. 105 1. I stand all amazed at the love Jesus …

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Special 30-Day Gratitude Journal Challenge for Latter-day Saints

Special 30-Day Gratitude Journal Challenge for Latter-day Saints

November is officially here and that means it is time to soften our hearts to the blessings and mercies of Jesus Christ. This special 30-day challenge is designed to be a reflective and introspective way to count your many blessings while inspiring you to act on your thoughts and commune with God. All you need is something to write on, …

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A Costume of Curious Workmanship | DIY Liahona Costume

This Halloween, I wanted to do something epic and distinctly a part of Latter-day Saint culture. I’ve seen other LDS Halloween costumes, but they seem to be relegated to people: missionaries, scriptural figures, or famous members. I wanted to do something cool, something recognizable, but also something that wasn’t related to a sacred figure. After a lot of thought, I …

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Elder Neil L. Andersen Shares His Family’s General Conference Review Game

Elder Neil L. Andersen Shares His Family's General Conference Review Game

Elder Neil L. Andersen encouraged members of the Church to review General Conference by sharing his family’s special game. “In my daughter’s family, she creates a general conference review game every six months,” Elder Andersen wrote on social media. “I thought you might find it useful for your families as well.” “I encourage you to make studying the words of …

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Halloween FHE Lesson – Whooo Is The Holy Ghost?

This Halloween FHE lesson is all about the Holy Ghost. Rather than being spooky or scary, the Holy Ghost is a sacred and comforting influence in our life. Scripture 1 Nephi 1:11 And I said unto him: To know the interpretation thereof—for I spake unto him as a man speaketh; for I beheld that he was in the form of a man; yet nevertheless, …

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LDS Object Lesson on Unity | Same at the Core

LDS Object Lesson on Unity | Same at the Core

This LDS object lesson on unity demonstrates how we may look different on the outside, but at the core, we are all children of God. It is especially perfect for fall when there are a lot of fresh apples available! You’ll Need 6 apples of different varieties 1 1/2 cups water 1/2 cup sugar 1 cinnamon stick pumpkin pie spice …

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FHE Lesson on Repentance – Change Can Be Beautiful

FHE Lesson on Repentance - Change Can Be Beautiful

This FHE lesson on repentance reminds us that repentance is a gift and that it allows us to change for the better. It is perfect for the arrival of the fall season especially.  Scripture Doctrine & Covenants 58:42 Behold, he who has repented of his sins, the same is forgiven, and I, the Lord, remember them no more. Hymn How Gentle God’s Commands | …

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