Category Archives: 12 stories of Christmas

Day 12: Still, Still, Still 1

So, I must admit, I haven’t taken much time to be still during this season.  I have found myself rushing, worrying, stressing, working, wrapping, exhausting!!!  It wasn’t until Saturday evening that I found myself being still for a moment.  It was a forced moment, but a moment none-the-less.  I sat in the Tabernacle listening to a […]

Day 8: A Gift from the Heart

A Gift from the Heart Norman Vincent Peale Through the gleaming canyons, people hurry to find last- minute gifts. Money seems to be no problem. If there’s a problem, it’s that the recipients so often have everything they need or want that it’s hard to find anything suitable, anything that will really say, “I love you.” Last […]

Day 3: My Grandmother’s Nativity by Elizabeth Lund 7

It was Christmastime.  In a home with my parents, five brothers and me, it was a busy time.  My mother had received a beautiful handmade porcelain nativity from my Grandmother Lloyd.  The pieces were delicate and my mother would place them on her mantle as a reminder of the reason for the season, the Savior’s […]