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The Deeper Meaning of 'Good Tidings'

by Middle-Aged Mormon Man | Best of LDS Blogs

I have a small confession to make. To this day, when I hear someone read from Luke, chapter 2, I hear the v...


4 Ways to Take (some of) the Stress out of Christmas Day

by Motherhood Matters | Best of LDS Blogs

By now I’m sure you’ve seen as many articles as I have about creating a stress-free holiday. There are many...


The Joys and Pains of Gift Giving

by Deseret News | Best of LDS Blogs

I surprised an 84-year-old sister in our ward the other night when my little girl was singing with a group ...


The Best Christmas Gifts for Parents from Teens

by LDS Media Talk | Best of LDS Blogs

The article “Gifts You Can’t Wrap” (read text or see PDF) from the New Era magazine reminds us that some of...


Christmas Activities for Children

by | Best of LDS Blogs

The website for the Friend magazine ( offers coloring pages, videos, stories, and activities...


Making Home a Haven: Part Two - Establishing Peace

by Mormon Mommy Blogs | Best of LDS Blogs

In the first part of this series on Making Home a Haven, I mentioned that I like to pattern my home after t...


The George Baileys In Your Life

by Mormon Mommy Blogs | Best of LDS Blogs

Do you know any George Baileys? You know the kind. They are that person in your life that is always giving....


What to Do When the Horse Runs Away from You

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

There’s a horse I work with named Janie. I like Janie. She’s big and beautiful and sensitive and likes to m...


Is Church Music “Good”?

by By Common Consent | Best of LDS Blogs

I remember it was over a mediocre burger within my first week of moving to Texas. My colleague was being fr...


Christmas Pain, Christmas Joy: Healing Story from Elder Holland

by Segullah | Best of LDS Blogs

Four years ago, the week before Christmas, my mother-in-law suffered a heart attack. While this was not una...