Mormon Monday: Nothing but Repentance

There is a phrase that appears several times in the scriptures, a few times in the Doctrine and Covenants and a few times in the Book of Mormon, that I have always found extremely interesting.   “Say nothing but repentance unto this generation” or in the Book of Mosiah, 18:20, “Yea, even he commanded them that … Continue reading Mormon Monday: Nothing but Repentance

Mormon Monday: On Christmas Music – Why I love German hymns

I am often criticized by my friends and family (in a loving way, though) for being a bit of a Scrooge at Christmastime.  Mostly because I do not seem to enjoy Christmas music as well as others.   I have written before about my thoughts on Christmas music, and I am of the same opinion still … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On Christmas Music – Why I love German hymns

Mormon Monday: On Christmas Music

I wrote a few years ago about my feelings on Christmas music, and thought it was time to revisit the topic. I had an idea last Sunday, while sitting in church thinking about the hymns that we sing at Christmas time.   I thought it would be nice to come up with a favorite Christmas hymn … Continue reading Mormon Monday: On Christmas Music

Goodbye Christmas

Today we started packing up our Christmas tree.  It's kinda sad, seeing all the pretty Christmas things be put away.  Really, I think that's most of the reason why we love the Christmas season so much, the decorations and the music and everything helps remind us and get in the spirit of the season.  It … Continue reading Goodbye Christmas