Doctrine & Covenants Scripture Mastery Quizzes, Tests & Activities

Published under Seminary on 09/16/2014

We have been working on these for several weeks and WOW – these are going to save you tons of hours of prep!  We intended to have these out by the beginning of the school year, but they have taken tons of time, study, thought, and creativity.  If you teach seminary or want your kids to really know and understand Continue Reading »

Binder Quotes (free)

Published under Scripture Journals,Seminary,Teach,Youth on 09/14/2014

Here is a little gift for you!  These are some of my favorite quotes – the kind that seem to come to mind all of the time when I am preparing lessons or talks.  I was thinking how great it would be to have these on the back of my church binder so they would be easy to reference. So Continue Reading »

How Do the Things I Say Affect Those Around Me?

Published under Youth on 09/09/2014

Before I was married I would go around with the EFY program and speak around the country (and Canada).  One of my talks was called “Are You a Lifter?”  And the entire talk was focused around the power our words have on each other. Here are some things I shared in my talk. I hope they help you and those Continue Reading »

September Lesson Helps and FHE Ideas (Commandments)

Published under Family,Family Home Evening,Youth on 09/05/2014

Here are the September teaching helps.  Keep checking back, as we will be updating this article throughout the day and weekend with additional teaching packages, teaching ideas and pamphlets. This lesson is for:  ”How Do the Things I Say Affect Me and Those Around Me?” I LOVE this lesson.  You can see an article about this HERE.  An you can Continue Reading »

Tips on How to Use Journals in Class

Published under Youth on 08/29/2014

I was a very journal-centered seminary teacher.  Journals were a huge focus of mine, and through the years I saw how beneficial it could be for the students.   However, this was not without a lot of trial and error… A LOT!  So, I want to give you a few tips on how to use journals in your lessons if Continue Reading »

How can I live in the world but not of the world?

Published under Most Popular,Youth on 08/29/2014

  The first suggested lesson in the Come Follow Me Curriculum for September is “How can I live in the world but not of the world?” I think this is a fantastic lesson since so many youth are just starting school, and looking through the lesson outline, I also think it would make a fantastic Family Home Evening.  In fact, Continue Reading »

Basic Doctrines Posters and Study Cards

Published under Doctrine and Covenants,Family Home Evening,Seminary on 08/22/2014

    These are really great study and teaching aids for your family or class! Seminaries and Institutes have identified 26 “basic doctrines” that are essential for us to understand.  You can find them HERE.   They are very similar to the doctrines taught in the Come Follow Me Curriculum.   These printables would be excellent for seminary classrooms, family Continue Reading »

Getting to Know You Activities… and Other Ideas for the Classroom

Published under Seminary,Youth on 08/20/2014

If you are a teacher in any form… here are a list of ideas I used in my seminary classroom or other youth groups! Take what you want, adapt what you need, throw out what you don’t. Seating Charts: I am a big advocate of seating charts.  In the past I have had them, and I have not had them. Continue Reading »

Doctrine & Covenants Study Books (Published)

Published under Doctrine and Covenants,Scripture Journals,Seminary on 08/14/2014

  The published scripture books are finally available.  Thank you for your patience!  It is a very involved, long process to produce and then publish these books, but we know it is worth the wait and that these books will help you get tons from these valuable revelations! We are offering a $3 off per book discount code for the Continue Reading »

Chastity Flip Book

Published under Most Popular on 08/13/2014

    Here is our new flip book called Understanding Chastity!   This is a 24 page book that prints onto 6 pieces of paper – we suggest you use card stock.   And here are 8 more pages (that print onto 2 pieces of paper) that have quotes. In fact, these quotes are not part of the official package, Continue Reading »

Dating and Youth

Published under Youth on 08/08/2014

* Note:  If you are interested, here is post on 40 Group Date Ideas   Most youth love to talk about dating. If you say, “We are having a lesson on dating this Sunday”, record numbers will show up. It is what they think about and what to know more about! The funny thing about this, is that in my Continue Reading »

Doctrine & Covenants Digital Study Books & Summer Download Sale!

Published under Seminary on 08/05/2014

First – we are kicking off our summer sale for our download store!  And the timing couldn’t be better since we just released our study books for the Doctrine & Covenants (see below)! Just be sure to enter the correct discount code as you are checking out: – For a purchase of $10-$19.99 you can get 10% off your purchase Continue Reading »