Thanksgiving FHE Idea

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With Thanksgiving later this week, today’s Family Home Evening is a great opportunity to talk about being thankful.  Because I don’t think gratitude is a topic that can be talked about too much.  I mean, who has ever said, “Man, that person is way too grateful for what they have”?  I know it’s never been [Read More...]

Need an Oasis of Calm in Your Day?

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All around us is beauty if we only have eyes to see it. God created this amazing world for us to be uplifted and inspired by. So we created a Pinterest board that is a little oasis of calm you can retreat to whenever you want to be reminded of God’s love for you, as [Read More...]

An Attitude of Gratitude

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yourLDSneighborhood News for Friday, 30 December, 2011 Grateful for the Glass by Cami Checketts I had been looking down, dealing with the drudgery of sick kids, dirty house, and an intense desire for chocolate (that I was unwisely trying to repress). I realized, for the hundredth time, that focusing on the Savior and turning to [Read More...]

Gratitude is the Key

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yourLDSneighborhood News for Wednesday, 23 November, 2011 Gratitude Unlocks the Fullness of Life       by Linda Garner    What will I let go of this autumn?  Some of my baggage is old and familiar.  Shall I be done with it at last?  Is it time to move on?  Can I let it go, [Read More...]

Tithing = Gratitude

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For so many years we have been reminded what tithing really is, so here is the real question: Are we just paying our tithing? Or are we repaying the Lord for his bounteous blessings? Read more by J. Tolman at LDS Women of God.   We’d love your comments.

Give Gratitude for Shepherds, and Strengthen the Flock

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yourLDSneighborhood News for Friday, 18 November, 2011 Gratitude for the Shepherd of the Flock by Cindy Beck We try to remember to show gratitude to parents, friends, and colleagues. However, as Latter-day Saints do we remember to thank our ward leaders—particularly our bishop? We welcome your comments.

Motherhood – A Divine Desire

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yourLDSneighborhood News for Wednesday, 12 October, 2011   I Will Stand Still For You   by Lisa Love     It was my last year at girl’s camp. We were on the long descent down from Mt. Ben Lomond, near Ogden, Utah. The mountain is so steep in some parts and so dense in foliage [Read More...]