#LightTheWorld–Day 25

DAY 25 Jesus taught: “Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven.” —Matthew 5:16 Jesus is the Light of the World, but every person can shine his or her own light into the world. Follow Christ’s example and be a light […]

#LightTheWorld–Day 24

DAY 24 Jesus taught: “Ye must watch and pray always.” —3 Nephi 18:15 Prayer is the simple communication between God the Father and His beloved children. God has promised to answer the prayers of those who humbly ask. WAYS YOU CAN MAKE YOUR PRAYERS MORE MEANINGFUL Has something small or big worked out for you […]

#LightTheWorld–Day 23

DAY 23 Jesus taught: “I was in prison, and ye came unto me.” —Matthew 25:36 Some prisons are literal, physical institutions, but other “prisons” include physical and mental afflictions, and addictions. Reach out to those who are feeling trapped and let them know they’re not alone. WAYS YOU CAN BE A LIGHT IN SOMEONE’S LIFE […]

#LightTheWorld–Day 21

DAY 21 Jesus taught: “For I was an hungred, and ye gave me meat.” —Matthew 25:35 A person can experience spiritual hunger as well as physical hunger.  As Jesus did, we can offer people both kinds of nourishment. WAYS YOU CAN HELP THE HUNGRY Have you ever been really hungry? Donate your favorite nonperishable items […]

#LightTheWorld–Day 19

DAY 19 Jesus taught: “Rejoice, and be exceeding glad.” —Matthew 5:12 God loves us and wants us to be happy. We have many reasons to be happy, even if we don’t realize all of them. One way we find joy is by helping others feel joy. WAYS YOU CAN SPREAD JOY Who do you know […]

#LightTheWorld–Day 18

DAY 18 Jesus taught: “Forgive men their trespasses.” —Matthew 6:14 Allowing anger or resentment to fester will never lead to happiness. We must make amends with people before bitterness destroys our important relationships. WAYS YOU CAN FEEL THE POWER OF FORGIVENESS Does someone really get on your nerves? Write down all of that person’s positive […]

Happiness is Abounding…..

Children are so precious because they have just left the presence of God and come to earth to teach us lessons in patience, abiding love, tenderness, innocence, kindness, etc.  We are very grateful to welcome our newest grandchild into the world. The following excerpts are from a talk entitled, “Precious Children–A Gift from God,” by […]