Category Archives: families

Family Proclamation Placemats

Here is my guest post from the Family Proclamation Celebration over at Jocelyn’s blog, “Talk of Christ, Rejoice in Christ”! We all want our families to be happy and successful. I love a good list – and the one found … Continue reading

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Supporting Family Members

This is the handout I’ve made to go along with YW manual 1 lesson 10, Supporting Family Members. The cross-stitch is inspired from this quote from Susan W. Tanner: I remember a simple sampler that I cross-stitched as a young … Continue reading

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What kind of Ancestor will I be?

To go along with the YW lesson on Heritage, I wanted a journaling prompt, similar to what the Red Headed Hostess did. I will have several questions, and the girls can select one or two to answer: What do I … Continue reading

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Popcorn Family Home Evening

Here is another fun idea to share with your sisters on the subject of strengthening families. I just put together a little family home evening kit that includes the “popcorn parable” and some game ideas for a popcorn olympics which … Continue reading

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Strengthening Homes and Families

The Visiting Teaching Message for July is about strengthening homes and families. Barbara Thompson, second counselor in the Relief Society General Presidency, is quoted as following: “Each of us is in a different family situation. Some families have a mother … Continue reading

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Duty to God Articulated Doll

I chose a couple different general conference talks to prepare visiting teaching messages for May. The first one I’ll share with you was inspired from Elder Robert D. Hales’ talk, “Our Duty to God: The Mission of Parents and Leaders … Continue reading

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Establish a House Visual Aid

Here is another teaching idea for the March Visiting Teaching Message, using this quote from President Spencer W. Kimball: “Home is a haven against the storms and struggles of life. Spirituality is born and nurtured by daily prayer, scripture study, … Continue reading

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