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Come Follow Me FHE Lesson – Redemption of the Dead

Come Follow Me FHE Lesson - Redemption of the Dead

Joseph Smith had lost his dear brother Alvin many years earlier and had wondered and worried for his soul. Though his family did not believe he had gone to hell (as one clergyman had claimed), they didn’t know what to think since he had died before true baptism had been restored. In January 1836, Joseph’s vision of the celestial kingdom …

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The Best LDS Black Friday Deals of 2021

The Best LDS Black Friday Deals of 2021

Whether you’re looking for a gift for someone else or just want to find something inspiring to enhance your faith, these awesome gifts will do the trick! Check out the best LDS deals for Black Friday weekend. Words of Faith Sherpa Fleece Throw Blanket Snuggle into this beautiful LDS blanket and feel both literal and figurative warmth. Designed with word …

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Thanksgiving FHE Lesson – Give Thanks in All Circumstances

Thanksgiving FHE Lesson – Give Thanks in All Circumstances

Gratitude is a principle with a promise. As we give thanks to the Lord, we will be strengthened and find His hand working in our lives. This Thanksgiving FHE lesson helps us understand how to be grateful in all circumstances. Scripture Luke 17:11-19 And it came to pass, as he went to Jerusalem, that he passed through the midst of …

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Doctrine and Covenants FHE Lesson – Families Can Be Together Forever

Doctrine and Covenants FHE Lesson - Families Can Be Together Forever

A stereotypical view of Heaven might include harp playing, but we will be the same people there that we are here and our relationships will reflect that. This Doctrine and Covenants FHE lesson helps us better understand the nature of our eternal families.  Scripture Doctrine and Covenants 130:1-2 When the Savior shall appear we shall see him as he is. …

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How to Teach Children the Gospel Principle of Gratitude

How to Teach Children the Gospel Principle of Gratitude

Heavenly Father gets pretty bugged when His kids are ungrateful. “And in nothing doth man offend God, or against none is his wrath kindled, save those who confess not his hand in all things” (D&C 59:21). As a mother, it chaps me too when my kids don’t appreciate how good they have it. But in a world of a seemingly endless list of gimme-gimmes, how do …

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Improving Transitions and Traditions Through Gospel Music at Home

Improving Transitions and Traditions Through Gospel Music at Home

Have you ever seen toddlers in nursery change from a frenzied, busy mass of tiny humanity into a set of animatronic robots all working in sync? And all it took was, “Clean up! Clean up! Everybody, everywhere! Clean Up! Clean Up! Everybody, Do Your Share!” Or tell me what distinguishes an everyday cake from a birthday cake? The birthday cake …

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Doctrine and Covenants FHE Lesson – The Prisoners Shall Go Free

Doctrine and Covenants FHE Lesson – The Prisoners Shall Go Free

People who have died before having a chance to accept the gospel and be baptized are sort of like righteous people who have been sent to prison. They are unable to progress to live with God because they haven’t received the saving ordinance of baptism. How does God provide a way for these “prisoners” to go free? Scripture Doctrine and …

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Doctrine and Covenants FHE Lesson – Build a House To My Name

Doctrine and Covenants FHE Lesson - Build a House To My Name

After being moved from Kirtland, and persecuted in Missouri, the Saints in Nauvoo were again charged to build a temple. How does this charge still apply to us when we as church members no longer build temples with our own hands? Scripture Doctrine and Covenants 124:55 And again, verily I say unto you, I command you again to build a …

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Five Ways to Help Your Family Review General Conference

Five Ways to Help Your Family Review General Conference

After drinking from a spiritual firehose this General Conference, it can feel daunting to attempt a re-cap for your children and family. Here are five ways to take a bite-sized chunk out of the job. Family Study In the Wright household, we use the Come, Follow Me manual for our daily family scripture study, but on Sunday nights, we take …

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