Saturday, November 29, 2014

Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph Fielding Smith, Chapter 21: Proclaiming the Gospel to the World, handout

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Teachings of Presidents of the Church: Joseph Fielding Smith, Chapter 20: Love and Concern for All Our Father’s Children, handout

Teaching the little ones about Christmas - ideas

Pinterest is the place where you can find lots ideas about Nativity finger puppets to teach your little ones about Christmas.

Here are others ideas:

Easy to do
Easy to teach

Those cute ones is from Paula Nelson-Hart- and you can color or have an already colored pattern here 

from Activity Village

This 6-page print-out provides all the characters you need to put on your own Nativity finger puppet show. Just cut out the  lovely characters and follow the simple instructions. We even have a stable to use as part of the backdrop! Download and print the pdf file  here or here

December 2014 - Visiting Teaching Message - The Divine Mission of Jesus Christ: Prince of Peace, handout

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Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Church releases 'He Is The Gift' Christmas video, #ShareTheGift campaign

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released its Christmas video,  "He is the Gift",” Tuesday. The video encourages church members to remember the true meaning of Christmas and share it with others using the hashtag #ShareTheGift.

Members can visit a website the church created that contains the "He is the Gift" video for  "to fill the same role the angels filled by sharing the good news of Christ's birth with those around them" (Elder Bednar - Ensign Dec 2014), as well as suggestions for how visitors can share the true meaning of Christmas on social media.

Monday, November 17, 2014

I am back…

Just a short note to say that I am back… It has been a very busy couple of months, but I will try to continue blogging regularly from now on… 

Pope Francis Greets President Eyring

Following his address, Pope Francis warmly individually greeted and shook hands with several faith leaders including President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. President Eyring will address the gathering Tuesday. Read more  here

Thursday, November 6, 2014

LDS Church announces changes to religious education curriculum

Beginning fall 2015, changes to religious education graduation requirements for students attending universities and institutes owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will include four new “cornerstone” courses.

Read more about it here,

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

LDSTech: Seeking Senior Technology Missionaries

Many members dream of someday serving a full-time mission after they retire, but most people don’t know that there are actually opportunities to serve as full-time technology missionaries (called “area technology specialists”). We currently have openings in some very exciting areas.

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