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Study Guide: Family & Personal History

Hello all and happy Wednesday! We hope you have had a chance to read the fantastic posts that have gone up in the past days. Family history and personal history are topics that are new to some, dear to many, and inspiring to all…

October 11, 2017

Telling Stories, Connecting Hearts

I hate journaling. I have started maybe 20 journals in my life. For some reason I just keep buying them (it probably has something to do with my obsession with school supplies). I start with the best intentions and I’ll write maybe 5-6 pages…

October 9, 2017

Family History: A Powerful Resource for Raising Resilient Kids

I’ve decided to rethink bedtime stories. Maybe you should too.  It turns out, those stories can become a weapon of mass protection for our children. I don’t know about you, but I feel helpless sometimes — like a sideline spectator — watching my children…

October 6, 2017

September’s Study Guide: Prayer 101

As it is the season for sharpened pencils, fresh notebooks, and new teachers, we wanted to dedicate this month by going back to school on a very basic (but oh so important!) topic, PRAYER with the title of this month's study guide: Prayer 101. …

September 7, 2017

July’s Study Guide: Liberty

In the United States of America, July is a month that is associated with freedom. But what is freedom, in it’s truest sense? Is it political freedom? Or maybe financial freedom? Freedom: the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without…

July 7, 2017

Teaching Children Grace : “Grace Boots”

 Today, guest writer Amber Robbins is sharing how it’s sometimes the lessons we teach our children that teach us the most about the Savior’s grace. Thank you for sharing Amber! A few months ago I was looking for a way to teach my two oldest…

May 19, 2017

May’s Study Guide: Grace

Welcome May! As spring is in full bloom, so are our hearts here at The Small Seed. We’re ready to dive into “Grace” with you, but first–some exciting news! For the last few months we’ve been praying to know how to connect more deeply…

May 11, 2017

Finding Peace in the Storm

“How did we get here?” I thought to myself. I sat on the floor with my 15-month-old obliviously playing in front of me. I was trying to process what had taken place only moments before. My husband of five years had just walked out…

April 30, 2017

Faith-Based Parenting : “See a Need and Fill It”

I remember, very vividly, a conversation I had with my parents when I was a little girl. We were in the kitchen putting our dinner plates away after a big Sunday dinner. My mom said, “If you see someone working on something, such as…

April 25, 2017

Finding My Path to Peace Through Forgiveness

Alissa Parker is the mother of Emilie Parker, one of the 20 children who died tragically in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, in 2012. She is also the cofounder of the Emilie Parker Art Connection, a charity helping local community arts…

April 11, 2017