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New Zealand children share their feelings for their mum on Mother's Day 2016

A group of children from the Albany congregation of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints share their thoughts and feelings about their mothers in this short video.

Mother's Day is celebrated on the second Sunday of May in many countries, including New Zealand.

Read what members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints believe about marriage and families in The Family: A Proclamation to the World.

Watch a new LDS Charities video titled, "Help make a mother's day beautiful."


Watch other Latter-day Saint videos about mothers, fathers, marriage and families.

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