Archive for December, 2014

  • Receiving Christ into your inn or guestroom: How Mormons celebrate the Nativity

    Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

    Mormons or members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints act out the nativity story with the traditional elements of a stable, a manger, Mary and Joseph, animals, and the shepherds. In our home, we dress up as the characters and my husband reads the Christmas story from Luke 2 as we act […]

  • Do Mormons celebrate the traditions of Christmas?

    Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

    Yes. Just like families all over America, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have their own Christmas family traditions. We buy each other presents. We receive gifts from Santa. We eat candy and other goodies. We shop. We attend school and musical performances, church Christmas parties, work Christmas parties, and our […]

  • What do Mormons believe about Jesus Christ? To believe and know

    Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

    The definition of a belief is a feeling that something or someone exists or that something is true. To know is to understand or have a clear and complete idea. I think that belief comes before knowledge, that we have to believe something is true before we know it is true. Often when I speak […]