Tag Archives: Work

Your Daily Dose of LDS Inspiration! – September 3, 2016

Scripture “And I will give unto him a commandment that he shall do none other work, save the work which I shall command him. And I will make him great in mine eyes; for he shall do my work.” – 2 Nephi 3:8 Quote “Let us be good people. Let us be friendly people. Let us be neighborly people. Let us …

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Self Reliance

The blessings of temporal self-reliance become especially obvious in times of crises such as natural disasters, unemployment, or financial turmoil. But spiritual self-reliance is equally crucial in such times. Those with firm spiritual foundations are blessed with peace, reassurance, and greater faith when calling on Heavenly Father for help. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Self Reliance. Scripture:D&C 29:34 Hymn:Put Your Shoulder to the Wheel Lesson:Living the Principles of Self Reliance Treat: Home made Fruit Snacks or Sweet And Spicy Pretzels Activity:Start a family garden or Family Scavenger Hunt 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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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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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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Family History

In October 2011 General Conference, Elder Bednar emphasized the important roll that everyone, especially youth, plays in the great work of Family History. It is important that children and youth realize that they can make a difference. Check out this great family home evening lesson on Family History! Scripture: 3 Nephi 25:5-6 and Hebrews 11:40 Hymn: Family History – I Am Doing It or Turn Your Hearts Lesson: Tell stories of favorite ancestors or “Family History: An Invitation” Treat: Raspberry-Mango Smoothie or Cinnamon Roll Sugar Cookies Activity: Family Tree or Letters to Family •View entire lesson...

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Work

Learning to work is a valuable lesson for every family member to learn. Check out this fun family home evening lesson on Work! Scripture: 2 Chronicles 15:7 Hymn: When We’re Helping or Have I Done Any Good Lesson: President Kimball as a boy or "The Way My Family Worked" Treat: Clover Crispies or “Lucky You” Mint Pie Activity: Family Project or Board Game •View entire lesson...

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