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How Santa Claus Points Us to Jesus Christ

How Santa Claus Points Us to Jesus Christ

I first encountered the book I Believe in Santa Claus, by Diane G. Adamson, while serving as a Young Women advisor. A woman in our ward gathered us in her home and shared a Christmas message, including reading aloud this book. It felt like the missing link between a Santa Claus Christmas, filled with wonder and magic, and a baby …

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Inviting Your Ancestors to Christmas

Inviting Your Ancestors to Christmas

Christmas opens itself up to so many traditions. Some bring stress, but others bring joy. One of our favorites is inviting our ancestors to Christmas through easy and fun activities that honor their memory. Here are three fun ways to connect to your family (living and past), and focus on what matters most this Christmas season. Decorate with Family Photos …

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The First Presidency’s 2021 Christmas Message

The First Presidency’s 2021 Christmas Message

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints — President Russell M. Nelson, President Dallin H. Oaks, and President Henry B. Eyring — released the following Christmas message on Friday, November 26. It was shared across several Church communication channels: When we sing “Silent Night,” we know the life of that Babe of Bethlehem did not begin there, nor did it end on …

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The Bonner Family Sings Stirring Rendition of “O Holy Night”

The Bonner Family Sings Stirring Rendition of "O Holy Night"

The Bonner Family has released a stirring version of “O Holy Night” as part of Christmas With The Chosen. Debra Bonner, the matriarch of the family, said, “The experience of shooting the video for ‘O Holy Night’ made me feel like we were present at Jesus’s birth.  It was a very sacred and joyful experience, as we sang under the …

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20 Heartwarming LDS Christmas Quotes

20 Heartwarming LDS Christmas Quotes

The holiday season is a beautiful time to focus on Jesus Christ. These 20 heartwarming LDS Christmas quotes from Church leaders throughout the years will help you do just that! If we are to have the very best Christmas ever, we must listen for the sound of sandaled feet. We must reach out for the Carpenter’s hand. With every step …

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5 Free Christmas Coloring & Activity Pages for Your Family

5 Free Christmas Coloring & Activity Pages for Your Family

Christmas is a great time to be together as you celebrate Jesus Christ. These five free Christmas coloring and activity pages will be entertaining and fun for children, youth, and adults. They are all digital downloads you can print off right at home. They are especially great to print off and deliver to your ministering friends. Holy Family Nativity Coloring …

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Annual Christmas Devotional Brings Cheer After Long Year

Annual Christmas Devotional Brings Cheer After Long Year

At the 2020 First Presidency Christmas devotional, the prophet and three other Church leaders spoke of the love, peace, knowledge and joy that come from following Jesus Christ. The speakers on Sunday, December 6, comprised Church President Russell M. Nelson; Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles; Elder Brent H. Nielson of the Presidency of the …

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Remember the True Joy of Christmas with “The Forgotten Carols”

Remember the True Joy of Christmas with The Forgotten Carols

For nearly 30 years, “The Forgotten Carols” has helped audiences discover the joy of Christmas through its beloved stage production. Now, this classic holiday tradition finds new life as it hits the big screen. For those involved, the journey of production and filming stands as a testament to the miracles we can find, even in difficult times. It began, like …

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Celebrate Christmas on Temple Square With This Special Broadcast

Celebrate Christmas on Temple Square With This Special Broadcast

In this special 45-minute broadcast, sister missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints join with musical artists from around the world to kick-off the Christmas season. Enjoy a tour of Temple Square and the surrounding Christmas lights accompanied by musical numbers and testimonies from members in countries around the world. Watch the full video below. Learn more …

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First Presidency Releases 2020 Christmas Message

First Presidency Releases 2020 Christmas Message

The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a special Christmas message. The true spirit of Christmas comes because of the Christ. The true spirit of Christmas is in the angel’s announcement. “For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord” (Luke 2:11). The …

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