18 Father's Day Gifts That Will Knock His Socks Off

by | Jun. 05, 2018

Mormon Life

Choosing the perfect gift for Dad can be tough. Whether you are looking for something useful, practical, or sentimental we've tailored a list of all of our favorites that are sure to put a smile on his face.

Bookshelf PLUS+ Wireless Speaker

Connect a smartphone or tablet to this powerful Bluetooth speaker and fill any room in your house with incredible sound. Perfect for home use, or as an aid for his next lesson, this rechargeable speaker takes the audiobook listening experience to a whole new level. 2 month of Bookshelf Plus+ access included. Enjoy unlimited audiobooks and over 2000 eBooks.  


The Gospel at 30,000 Feet

Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf has earned a reputation among members of the Church for using his decades of experience as a pilot to draw gospel metaphors. If the men in your life are intrigued by flying, this is a perfect gift for them! 


Habits of Holy Men

Habits of Holy Men explores what holiness means, why it is so vital, and how it can be attained. Selecting key habits of holiness found in scripture, this book examines each of these transformative habits and explains why they are so necessary in our modern world.  Help the men in your life seek more peace amongst a noisy and troubled world by giving a gift that will both illustrate what these habits look like and how the reader can fully embrace them.


Men of Valor

This inspirational book uplifts and encourages the men of the Church, helping them to recognize the opportunities the priesthood brings to bless and enrich the lives of those around us. Men of Valor is a reminder that every man who leads his family in righteousness can have a powerful leavening effect on a society whose moral values are rapidly eroding, and can make a difference in a struggling world that needs the bright torch of priesthood power.  


The Melchizedek Priesthood

This helpful book "has arisen in large part from questions we have asked each other over the years," write Elder and Sister Renlund. "The quest for an understanding of the priesthood and its proper application has continued through our respective medical and legal training and our careers outside of the home. A fuller understanding and application of the priesthood power has required both of us to work together inside our home."  


The Good That Men Can Do

Based on his "Fathers" talk, given during the April 2016 general conference, this thoughtful new book contains insights and inspiration about the eternal role of men. Remind the men in your life how important they are to you with these inspiring words. 


QB: My Life Behind the Spiral

We promise he won't be able to put this one down. Young's quest—both in football and in life—was always more about grit than anything else. His "get it done" mentality brought MVP awards and Super Bowl championships to San Francisco. As an author, he gives readers the sense of being inside his helmet while he runs through opponents both on and off the field.  


The Joseph Smith Papers

Documents, Volume 7 begins with church leaders earnestly striving to settle the Commerce area. The texts presented here, along with their extensive historical annotation, make this volume an invaluable resource for those studying this period of Mormon history and the church leader who strived to unify his people, obtain redress for the wrongs they suffered, and create a safe place for them to gather.  


Compassionate Soldier

Compassionate Soldier illuminates fascinating yet largely unknown stories of men and women whose humanity led them to perform courageous acts of mercy and compassion amid the chaos and carnage of war.  


Supreme Power

This fascinating book reveals the complex history of the Court as told through seven pivotal decisions. These cases originally seemed narrow in scope, but they vastly expanded the interpretation of the law. Such is the power of judicial review to make sweeping, often unforeseen, changes in American society by revising the meaning of our Constitution.  



Gentri's fourth album, Hymns, focuses on beloved sacred songs. Known for their stunning orchestral arrangements and cinematic approach to music, their take on spiritual classics like "Abide With Me," "Come, Thou Fount," and "Amazing Grace" is truly breathtaking.  


Tree of Life

This album celebrates Wilberg’s strengths as a composer with the premiere recordings of two extended works—The Prodigal and A Cloud of Witnesses—as well as new recordings of five compositions and three arrangements. The CD contains 80 minutes of magnificent music from the Choir, the Orchestra, and Mack Wilberg perfect for the commute to and from work.  


Marble Christus Statue

This awe-inspiring cultured marble Christus statue depicts Jesus Christ just as the scriptures describe Him, beckoning to us with open arms in a most pleasant manner as if saying: “Come unto me.”  


Mission Belt

The no holes belt. It’s what everyone’s been raving about. Pick one up for the lucky guy in your life and make dressing up a whole lot more fun.  


Hamilton Temple Bag

This elegant and sturdy temple bag includes a removable, wrinkle-free binder to keep pants and dresses looking freshly pressed.  


Franklin Necktie

Made of 100% silk and 100% wool interlining, these ties are exceptionally made and are the perfect suit accessory for any man. Available in 12 styles, these ties make a perfect gift and an excellent addition to any man's wardrobe.  


Men's Valiant Zebra Wood Watch

This snazzy watch will be the perfect gift for the men in your life. It is extremely fashionable as well as useful.  


Planets World's Best Dad Socks

Make a statement with these custom socks. A perfect gift for any man. Made of 54% compact cotton, 32% nylon, and 3% Elastane. Men's size 7-12.  


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