light-world-lds-christmas-advent-calendarThis year, the Church’s Christmas initiative is called “Light the World” and the theme is “25 Ways Over 25 Days.”

The Church provides a service advent calendar with a service theme for each day from December 1-25. Each theme includes ideas on how to serve and an inspiring video.

Below are the videos from the advent calendar for this week, December 12-18 (see all days). Click on the heading of each to see the service ideas.

December 12: Jesus Taught Others and So Can You

December 13: Jesus Showed Humility and So Can You

December 14: Jesus Taught Us to Clothe the Naked and You Can Help

December 15: Jesus Worshipped through Song and So Can You

December 16: Jesus Showed Compassion and So Can You

December 17: Jesus Cared for His Mother and So Can You

December 18: Jesus Honored the Sabbath and So Can You

Throughout the month of December, the Church invites you to share the light of Christ by participating in #LIGHTtheWORLD.

  • Invite your friends to watch a new Christmas video at
  • Share your experiences using the hashtag #LIGHTtheWORLD.
  • Follow the advent activity calendar for ideas on Christlike acts of service you can do each day from December 1st to the 25th to emulate the many ways Jesus cared for others during His earthly ministry.

Learn more about the “Light the World” initiative,


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