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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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The Best LDS Talks on Gratitude

The Best LDS Talks on Gratitude

Are you looking for LDS talks on gratitude? Then look no further! Here are some great talks from LDS leaders that illustrate the important principle of gratitude. They are great tools for your personal study, lesson preparation, or church talks and presentations.   An Attitude of Gratitude Thomas S. Monson | May 2000 “We can lift ourselves, and others as …

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20 LDS Quotes on Gratitude to Read Before Thanksgiving

20 LDS Quotes on Gratitude to Read Before Thanksgiving

Here are 20 LDS quotes on gratitude to help you get into the true Thanksgiving spirit of gratitude and praise! ONE. My brothers and sisters, do we remember to give thanks for the blessings we receive? Sincerely giving thanks not only helps us recognize our blessings, but it also unlocks the doors of heaven and helps us feel God’s love. – …

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Why Vulnerability is Essential to Expressing Gratitude

Why Vulnerability is Essential to Expressing Gratitude

As Thanksgiving approaches, many of us are contemplating how we’d like to give thanks. We may be counting our many blessings, serving others, and eagerly preparing for enriching family traditions. However, expressing genuine and lasting gratitude takes more than clinking your glasses together around the dinner table. It takes constant thought, committed work, and vulnerability, which is difficult for many …

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Your Daily Dose of LDS Inspiration – June 11, 2016

Scripture “That ye contend no more against the Holy Ghost, but that ye receive it, and take upon you the name of Christ; that ye humble yourselves even to the dust, and worship God, in whatsoever place ye may be in, in spirit and in truth; and that ye live in thanksgiving daily, for the many mercies and blessings which …

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What Suicide and Smooth Knees Have to Do With Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving Gratitude

When I was in high school, my most influential teacher once said, “Great writers don’t write for money. They write because they have something to say.” It’s stuck with me, and now that writing has become my career and continued to be my passion, I constantly ask myself: “If I only had one chance to express my feelings, if this …

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Fathers (Father’s Day)

Our fathers do so many things for us. With Father's Day only a week away, check out this great family home evening lesson on fathers! Scripture: Enos 1:1 Hymn: My Dad or I Know My Father Lives Lesson: The Father's Day Surprise Cake or Alma the Younger Treat: Happy Father's Day Cake or A Grate Gift for Dad Activity: On Target or Dad's Favorite Game •View entire lesson...

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Gratitude

Thanksgiving & November are a time of gratitude. We all have many many things to be thankful for. Get into the spirit of Thanksgiving with this great family home evening lesson on gratitude! Scripture: D&C 98:1 Hymn: I Am Glad for Many Things or Come, Ye Thankful People Lesson: Gratitude Treat: Cupples or Acorn Dough Nuts Activity: 100 Things, Hidden Objects, Thank You Notes •View entire lesson...

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A Happy Family

We are all blessed with families in many different styles & sizes. It is within our families & keeping that commandments that we can gain the greatest happiness. Check out this great family home evening lesson on having or becoming a happy family! Scripture: John 13:34 Hymn: A Happy Family or Home Can Be a Heaven on Earth Lesson: A Happy Family Treat: Banana Bread Bars or Brownie Ice Cream Sandwich Activity: Secret Service, Love Circle or Do You Love Your Neighbor •View entire lesson...

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time to remember veterans of our country, ancestors and those who went before us. These people have sacrificed so much so that we can live better lives. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Memorial Day! Scripture: D&C 98:13 Hymn: I Have a Family Tree or They the Builders of the Nation Lesson: Honor your ancestors Treat: Peanut Butter Pie and Yummy Fruit Pizza Activity: Visit the grave of an ancestor or Write a "letter" to an ancestor •View entire lesson...

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