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Personal Revelation

We are all entitled to our own personal revelation. We must learn how to receive revelation and then understand that the purpose of receiving it, is so that we can then act upon the revelation. Our Heavenly Father is there to help us know the path that we should take. This lesson has excellent information on how we can receive personal revelation. Scripture: Matthew 7:7-8 Hymn: Search, Ponder, and Pray or Let the Holy Spirit Guide Lesson: "We are all entitled to receive personal revelation and God will inspire us with what we need if we ask." Treat: Quick OREO Cheesecake and Angel Lush Cupcakes Activity:Red Rover or Capture the Flag •View entire lesson...

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The Worth of Souls

Each and everyone of us is deeply loved by our Heavenly Father and Savior. They would never want us to forget our worth, even when someone or something may cause us to believe that we are worthless. This lesson is a great reminder of our worth and to never forget it! Scripture: D&C 18:10 Hymn: My Heavenly Father Loves Me or I am a Child of God Lesson: "No matter where we go or what we do, our worth in the sight of God will never change" Treat: Triple-Deckers or Pineapple Coconut Sherbet Activity: H2-Ohhh! or Beach Bowling •View entire lesson...

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Overcoming Fear

We can face our fears and overcome them with the help of the Lord! He is always there to help us conquer whatever stands in our way. Scripture:D&C 6: 34 & 36 Hymn: I Pray in Faith or Abide with Me; 'Tis Eventide Lesson:"Fear can be overcome with the help of our Savior" Treat:Red, White, and Blue Delight and Crispy Creamy Ice-Cream Sandwiches Activity:2 Games in 1 or The Pinaqua •View entire lesson...

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The Tender Mercies of the Lord

The Lord blesses with tender mercies daily. It is so important to recognize these tender mercies and express gratitude to our Heavenly Father. Enjoy this family home evening on Tender Mercies! Scripture:1 Nephi 1:20 Hymn: I Feel My Savior's Love or Tender Mercies of the Lord Lesson:"Tender Mercies are Available to All" Treat: Banana Split Ice-Cream or Melt-in-Your-Mouth Melon Activity: Freezing-Water Tag or Beach Towel Toss •View entire lesson...

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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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