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Repentance

Through the gift of the Atonement of Jesus Christ, we have been given the wonderful opportunity to repent and become more like Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. Enjoy this Family Home Evening Lesson on Repentance! Scripture:D&C 18:10-14 Hymn:Repentance or Come Unto Jesus Lesson:"Making Things Right" or "Repentance and Conversion" Treat:Mini Cheesecake Tarts or Chocolate Chip Cookie Pie Activity:Family Olympics or Star Gazing •View entire lesson...

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Teachings of the Prophet

We are so blessed to have modern day prophets to guide and instruct us. President Thomas S. Monson has a wonderful gift of telling stories while teaching us important principles. Enjoy this Family Home Evening Lesson on Teachings of the Prophet! Scripture:D&C 21:4-5 Hymn:I'm Trying to be Like Jesus or Do What is Right Lesson:"Pass it On" or "Dare to Stand Alone" Treat:Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup & Chocolate Cheesecake Bars Activity:Favorite Card Game or Family Service Project •View entire lesson...

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First Presidency Message: July

In the July 2012 issue of the Ensign, President Dieter F. Uchtdorf of the First Presidency shares a special message. He teaches us that no matter where we are in life, we are "Always in the Middle". Enjoy this wonderful family home evening lesson on the July First Presidency Message. Scripture: Psalms 118:24 Hymn:I Will Follow God’s Plan or Press Forward, Saints Lesson:"Always in the Middle" Treat: Golden Oreo Peanut Butter Bars and Berry Fudgsicles Activity:Tithing Tag or Yard Work •View entire lesson...

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The Family: A Proclamation to the World

On September 23, 1995, President Gordon B. Hinckley presented "The Family: A Proclamation to the World" as part of his message in the General Relief Society Meeting. This special proclamation explains the principles of a happy family life. Enjoy this wonderful family home evening lesson on "The Family: A Proclamation to the World"! Scripture: The Family: A Proclamation to the World (para. 7) Hymn:Families Can Be Together Forever or Home Can Be a Heaven on Earth Lesson:Focus on a Family Principle from The Proclamation Treat: Easy Apple Dumplings and Peanut Butter Pie Activity:Family Memories or Favorite Outdoor Game •View entire lesson...

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Independence Day

The Fourth of July is a great time to honor our country and thank Heavenly Father for the freedoms we enjoy. Enjoy this family home evening lesson on Independence Day! Scripture: Alma 46:12-14 Hymn: My Flag, My Flag or My Country, ‘Tis of Thee Lesson: Blessings of our Freedom or "The Divinely Inspired Constitution" Treat: 4th of July Fruit Trifle and Red White and Blue Chocolate Cake Activity: Dessert and Fireworks or Fourth of July Crafts •View entire lesson...

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Missionary Work

Whether we will serve as a full time missionary someday, or just be a member missionary, we can all benefit from preparing for a mission. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Missionary Work! Scripture: Matthew 28:19-20 Hymn: I Hope They Call Me on a Mission or Called to Serve Lesson: "“How Can I Be a Missionary Now?” or Preparing through scripture and gospel study. Treat: Angel Sugar Cookies and Mini Lemon Loaves Activity: Spreading the News activity or Write letters to missionaries or lay missionary tag •View entire lesson...

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The Sabbath Day

The Sabbath Day is a day to rest from our labors, serve others, and worship Jesus Christ. It is a wonderful time to remember Him. Check out this great family home evening lesson on the Sabbath day! Scripture: D&C 68:29 Hymn:Remember The Sabbath Day or On This Day of Joy and Gladness Lesson: Sabbath Day Pictionary or Aspects of Keeping the Sabbath Day Holy Treat: Ice Cream Crunch Bars or Homemade Soft Pretzels Activity:Sabbath Day Charades or Summer Weather Fun •View entire lesson...

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Father’s Day

Father's day is on June 17th. What's a better way to celebrate the wonderful men in your life then to dedicate an entire Family Home Evening lesson to them? Check out this great family home evening lesson on Fathers! Scripture: Enos 1:1 Hymn:Fathers or O My Father Lesson: "Father's Day Detective" or "A Father Indeed" Treat: Oatmeal Brownie Strawberry Shortcakes or Fruit Salsa with Baked Cinnamon Chips Activity: Father's Day Cards or Your Dad's favorite game •View entire lesson...

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Music

D&C 25:12 says "..the song of the righteous is a prayer unto me...". Music is, indeed, a powerful way to bring us closer to Heavenly Father. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Music! Scripture: D&C 45:71 Hymn:Hum Your Favorite Hymn or Praise to the Lord the Almighty or Other Favorite Hymns/Songs Lesson: Sing and Dance to favorite Music or Share favorite songs and discuss the power of music Treat: Simply Strawberry Crumble or Cinnamon Roll Sugar Cookies Activity: Family Orchestra or Outdoor Game •View entire lesson...

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a time to remember veterans of our country, ancestors and those who went before us. These people have sacrificed so much so that we can live better lives. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Memorial Day! Scripture: D&C 98:13 Hymn: I Have a Family Tree or They the Builders of the Nation Lesson: Honor your ancestors Treat: Peanut Butter Pie and Yummy Fruit Pizza Activity: Visit the grave of an ancestor or Write a "letter" to an ancestor •View entire lesson...

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