Tag Archives: Holiday

Labor Day

Labor Day is a holiday full of family & fun. But what it the really meaning or history of Labor Day? When did the Labor Day holiday start? Check out this great family home evening lesson on Labor Day! Scripture: Moses 5:1 Hymn: When We're Helping or I Have Work Enough to Do Lesson: Children in the Work Force or History of Labor Day Treat: Pass & Punt Cookies or Pencil Cake Activity: Wind & Rain Game or Family Activity •View entire lesson...

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Fathers (Father’s Day)

Our fathers do so many things for us. With Father's Day only a week away, check out this great family home evening lesson on fathers! Scripture: Enos 1:1 Hymn: My Dad or I Know My Father Lives Lesson: The Father's Day Surprise Cake or Alma the Younger Treat: Happy Father's Day Cake or A Grate Gift for Dad Activity: On Target or Dad's Favorite Game •View entire lesson...

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St Patrick’s Day

The most popular holiday in March is St Patrick's Day. But have you wondered where it comes from and what it can teach us today? Check out this great family home evening lesson that includes the history of St Patrick's Day! Scripture: 1 Samuel 3:10 Hymn: Go Forth With Faith or Follow the Prophet Lesson: The Stolen pot of Gold or The History of St Patrick's Day Treat: Rainbow Cupcakes or St Pat's Potato Candy Activity: Play Find the Coin or Go on a St Patrick's Day Scavenger Hunt •View entire lesson...

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Words a Mother Longs to Hear

To be a good mother is an awe-inspiring task. When I recognize the power and influence of this elect calling, I am sobered: surely it is not a job to be taken lightly. There are many ways we can remember Mom and make her feel loved, here are a few ideas. Check out this great family home evening lesson on making mother matter! Scripture: Proverbs 31:10-31 Hymn: Love at Home or Mother, I Love You Lesson: Words a Mother Longs to Hear Treat: Oven Baked Churros or Chocolate Popcorn Activity: Mother’s Day Cards, Treat Mom View entire lesson...

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The Spirit of Giving

Christmas is full of a lot of hustle & bustle. Everyone is asking for & expecting gifts. However, Christ has gave the greatest gift there is to give. Get into the true spirit of giving with this great family home evening lesson on the Spirit of Giving! Scripture: Russell M Nelson Quote Hymn: Picture a Christmas or Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Lesson: The Spirit of Giving Treat: Grasshopper Chocolate Bark or Candy Cane Crinkles Activity: Secret act of Service, Christmas Caroling, Make a Nativity •View entire lesson...

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Christmas Spirit

December is a busy time of year. Everyone is usually excited about family traditions, presents & santa. We often get swept up in the commercial things of Christmas and often forget the true meaning of Christmas. Bring the Christmas Spirit into your home by checking out this great family home evening lesson on the Christmas Spirit! Scripture: Luke 2:11 Hymn: Christmas Bells or I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day Lesson: Christmas Spirit Treat: Microwave Caramels or White Chocolate Popcorn Activity: Five Christmas Gifts, Christmas Caroling, Christmas Countdown Chain •View entire lesson...

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Gratitude

Thanksgiving & November are a time of gratitude. We all have many many things to be thankful for. Get into the spirit of Thanksgiving with this great family home evening lesson on gratitude! Scripture: D&C 98:1 Hymn: I Am Glad for Many Things or Come, Ye Thankful People Lesson: Gratitude Treat: Cupples or Acorn Dough Nuts Activity: 100 Things, Hidden Objects, Thank You Notes •View entire lesson...

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Halloween – Service

When many people think of Halloween, they think of treats, costumes, ghosts & more! But Halloween can also be a great time of year for service. It is a great way to start off the holiday season. Check out this great family home evening lesson on service! Scripture: D&C 137:9 Hymn: When We're Helping or A Poor Wayfaring Man of Grief Lesson: Service Treat: Funny Bones or Forked Eyeballs Activity: Share Treats, Rake Leaves, Visit Elderly •View entire lesson...

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Christmas (Love)

Christmas is a time full of love and service. We can find the most joy and peace through serving others during the holiday season. Check out this family home evening lesson on Christmas and love! Scripture: John 15:12 Hymn: Away in a Manger or The First Noel Lesson: Sharing Christmas or A Glorious Season Treat: Mint Chocolate Bark or Caramel Thumbprints Activity: Donate toys or Build Gingerbread Houses •View entire lesson...

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Christmas (Love)

December is a time of year filled with traditions and family. It is a time when many reflect on the birth of Jesus Christ. Jesus taught us to love and December is a great time of year to show our love for others. Check out this family home evening lesson on love! Scripture: Romans 12:10 Hymn: Christmas Bells or Angels We Have Heard on High Lesson: Room for Three or A Christmas Gift of Love Treat: Rudolph and Friends or Pretty Peppermint Sticks Activity: Christmas Cards or Christmas Caroling •View entire lesson...

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