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The Christmas I'll Never Forget

by Various Authors | Lifestyle

Illustration ©Jonathan Bartlett Something about Christmas, between the garland and holly, the cinnamon and ...


President Uchtdorf Keynotes Observance of German Christmas Tradition

by | Mormons We Know

President Dieter F. Uchtdorf helped lead the observance of the German tradition of St. Martin’s Lantern Par...


Christmas Jars Movement Celebrates 9 Years of Miracles

by Deseret News | Opinions & Features

When my novel "Christmas Jars," was first released in 2005, our goals were modest. We aimed to sell a few b...


Do We Need Christmas?

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Best of LDS Blogs

Listen closely. If you attend services in an LDS church today, you will hear the following phrase: “That th...


The Elf on the Shelf, I Have Hated Him Myself

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

I may or may not have announced on Facebook a couple of weeks ago: “If you post pictures of your Elf on the...


Temple Square Lights Highlight Spirit of the Season

by Deseret News | News from Utah

Scores of families converged on the Gallivan Center and Temple Square Friday to watch the holiday lights il...


Making Christmas Count: An Advent Calendar

by Sarah Ashworth, of <a href="" target="blank">Making Christmas Count</a> | Holidays

One of my fondest memories of childhood Christmases was my mother's home-made advent. It was a green felt t...


7 Black Friday Deals from Deseret Book

by LDS Living Staff | Lifestyle

The day after Thanksgiving is known for its great deals on electronics, appliances, and more--but did you k...


LDS Week in Review: 5 Must-Read Stories (Nov. 9 - 15)

by LDS Living Staff | Lifestyle

1. Typhoon Haiyan Devastates the Philippines Over the past week the news lines have been busy with stories ...


A Mother’s Guide to Simple Halloween Fun

by Motherhood Matters | Best of LDS Blogs

I know wonderful mothers who handle Halloween in a host of different ways and I think that what really matt...