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Easter

Finding Peace Through Hope

Of faith, hope and charity, hope is the quieter sister.  She is shy but stubborn.  I have seen hope for the recovery of a sick child, even after hospital rooms and the threat of death are familiar.  Hope to finally meet Mr. Wonderful after…

April 16, 2017

Finding Peace Through Prayer

I have found peace through prayer.  In my daily walk through life, I reach out to God often, explaining my very mortal emotions.  I know He already understands these things, but my time in counsel with Him is essential to my own wellbeing.  He…

April 15, 2017

Finding Peace Through Compassion

When I was 21, I went on a mission for my church. I committed 18 months of my life to teaching people about the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I was SO excited to serve. However, just 5 months into my mission I got sick…

April 10, 2017

Columbine Survivor: Finding Peace through Faith

When I was fourteen and a freshman in high school, I experienced something that was tragic and difficult, but that ultimately changed my life for the better. I hope you don’t mind if I share a few details of my story here. It was…

April 9, 2017

Easter Week: Holy Events from the Life of Jesus Christ & Download

A few years ago as Easter drew near, I felt overwhelmed with the importance of creating some traditions that would have a lasting impression on my young family. I felt happy with the traditions we had established for Christmas- but I felt that we…

April 5, 2017

What if There Were No Easter?

The innate spiritual part of us seems to reject the implication of life without a Savior. We recoil from reality too awful to face. When I am confronted with dark views that send my mind spinning, shrinking away from problems too big for me…

March 24, 2016

Resurrection Eggs: An Easter Egg Hunt About the Holy Week

Perhaps there’s no more important story to celebrate and tell than the Easter Story—that the Savior gave His life for us, and that because of Him we will live with our families again! As I brainstormed what I could do to make this story…

March 22, 2016

Our Testimonies of Jesus Christ

With this being such a special time of year for each of us here at The Small Seed, we wanted to share our testimonies of the Savior, and some of our favorite images of Him, with you. All that we do here at the…

March 20, 2016

A New Easter Dinner Tradition, Reading the Easter Story

I live in what might possibly be one of the most secularized countries in the world; Norway. Norwegians in general are great at enjoying their 4 days off from work (plus the Easter weekend), and spending it with family at their cabins in the…

April 1, 2015

A New Twist On an Old Tradition: Scripture-Based Easter Baskets

Everything about spring makes my heart sing. Kathrine Bates describes spring as the “blossom time of souls” and that is exactly how I feel. After a long Idaho winter I am always bursting at the seams for spring to reach our little town. Even…

March 30, 2015