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FHE Lessons

We strive to provide engaging family home evening lessons to strengthen your faith. Our FHE lessons cover a wide variety of topics, including faith, baptism, general conference, and more. In most of our FHE lessons, you’ll find three different lessons plans: one for children, one for teens and adults, and one for single study.

Saints for All Seasons

We have seasons in our lives as well. Some are warm and pleasant. Others are not. Some of the days in our lives are as beautiful as pictures in a calendar. And yet there are days and circumstances that cause heartache and may bring into our lives deep feelings of despair. As I look over my own life, it is apparent that many of the times of greatest growth have come to me while passing through stormy seasons. Check out this great family home evening lesson on being Faithful every Season! Scripture: 2 Nephi 2:11 Hymn: How Firm a Foundation Lesson: Saints for All Seasons Treat: Dulce De Leche or Pull-Apart Bread Activity: Hymns, Service, Charades. View entire lesson...

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Justice & Mercy

Jesus said, “Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy” (Matthew 5:7). To be merciful is to treat someone with patience and love, instead of being judgmental or harsh. Through His example, Jesus Christ taught us how to be merciful.Check out this great family home evening lesson on Justice and Mercy! Scripture: Alma 34:16 Hymn: ‘Tis Sweet to Sing the Matchless Love Lesson: Justice & Mercy Treat: Raspberry Ice or Peach and Raspberry Parfait Activity: Freeze tag, or Movie Night! View entire lesson...

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The Influence of Music

President Thomas S. Monson said: “Music can help you draw closer to your Heavenly Father. It can be used to educate, edify, inspire, and unite. However, music can, by its tempo, beat, intensity, and lyrics, dull your spiritual sensitivity. You cannot afford to fill your minds with unworthy music. Check out this great family home evening lesson on the music around us! Scripture: D&C 136:28 Hymn: There Is Sunshine in My Soul Today Lesson: The Influence of Music Treat: Fruity Popcorn or Banana Ice Cream Activity: Musical Chairs, or perform some music! View entire lesson...

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The Wonder of the Creation

As we read and discuss the Creation story, we may experience feelings of reverent awe as we give thoughtful consideration to what the gift of the Creation means to us and to what the Creator would have us learn from it. Check out this great family home evening lesson on The Creation! Scripture: D&C 59:7 Hymn: For the Beauty of the Earth Lesson: The Wonder of the Creation Treat: Rice Pudding or BLT Pizza Sliders Activity: Take a walk with family members and look for the beauty of nature. View entire lesson...

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Anchor to The Rock

Just like rock climbing alone can be dangerous, living your life without the help of the Savior can have disastrous consequences. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Anchoring to the Rock of our salvation! Scripture: Helaman 5:12 Hymn: The Lord Is My Light Lesson: Anchor To The Rock Treat: Chocolate Kiwi Popsicles or Baked Sweet Potato Fries Activity: Try rock climbing, or make rock candy! View entire lesson...

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On My Honor

Think with me about President Gordon B. Hinckley, President Thomas S. Monson, and President James E. Faust taking the Scout Oath. Can you think of anything in the oath that they are not living daily? Do the other great men you know—your fathers, bishops, stake presidents, seminary teachers, and Scout leaders—live in harmony with the Scout Oath? They do .Check out this great family home evening lesson on Scouting! Scripture: D&C 4:2 Hymn: I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go Lesson: The Merits of Scouting Treat: Citrus Fruit Salad or Red Velvet Cheesecake Dip Activity: Plan a camping trip! Or play a scouting game! View entire lesson...

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Gossip

Gossip does have a chilling effect on those who bear the brunt of it. Generally, our reputations are important to us, and there is an inherent, disconcerting unfairness about labels given or rumors spread when we’re not able to defend ourselves. Such words can be frustrating, painful, and even harmful at times.Check out this great family home evening lesson on Gossip! Scripture: Exodus 20:16 Hymn: Let Us Oft Speak Kind words Lesson: Choosing Not To Gossip Treat: Orange Creamsicles or Banana No Bake Cookies Activity: Charades Telephone •View entire lesson...

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Fasting

Proper and consistent fasting can help us overcome sins, bad habits, and addictions. Is there any of us who would not want to be freed from the personal burdens we carry? Fasting allows us to avail ourselves of this cleansing and purifying power. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Fasting! Scripture: Alma 5:46 Hymn: Because I have Been Given Much Lesson: Fasting with Power Treat: Strawberry Pastry Bites or Fried Zucchini Chips Activity: Discuss and plan for your next fast •View entire lesson...

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Integrity and Honesty

For the Strength of Youth reminds us: “Dishonesty harms you and harms others as well. If you lie, steal, shoplift, or cheat, you damage your spirit and your relationships with others. Being honest will enhance your future opportunities and your ability to be guided by the Holy Ghost.” Check out this great family home evening lesson on Integrity! Scripture: Alma 53:20 Hymn: Do What Is Right Lesson: Honesty & Integrity Treat: Lemonade Pie or Cowboy Quesadillas Activity: What would you do? quiz •View entire lesson...

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Personal Journals

His journal was 33 black binders on the shelves of his personal study when President Spencer W. Kimball was called to be President of the Church in 1973. Since then, he has frequently counseled and exhorted members of the Church to keep personal journals. Check out this great family home evening lesson on journal writing! Scripture: 3 Nephi 23:12-13 Hymn: “Families Can Be Together Forever" Lesson: President Kimball Speaks Out on Personal Journals Treat: Crunchy Sesame Cany or Pear Fritters Activity: Start a new journals or read from an ancestors journal •View entire lesson...

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