12 to 1 – Temple Count Down’s Begun! Exploring and Pondering

Day 10:  It was another late night getting back from a scouting meeting, but we gathered our kids together, said a prayer and began to talk about “The Instruction Room” in the temple.  We reviewed what the room was used for such as a place to learn about the gospel and about our Father’s plan. Part of His plan…

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12 to 1 – Temple Count Down’s Begun! The Sealing Room

Day 7:  Today, we talked about "The Sealing Room" and started with this video below. (Start at segment 7:21.)  After we shared this part of the temple movie again, we talked about our Wedding Day.  We were married in 2001, the summer of the attacks on the twin towers.  What a blessing it was for us to be sealed…

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12 to 1 – Temple Count Down’s Begun! The Instruction Room

Day 5: Today we shared a segment from Day 3's video about "The Instruction Room" starting at 4:51.  We talked about how this room is where we learn more about the gospel of Jesus Christ.  (this is a good opportunity to review "The Plan of Salvation" with the visuals from Day 1)  We talked about the beautiful paintings on…

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12 to 1 – Temple Count Down’s Begun! Inside the Temple

Day 3:  Today was another fun night.  Who said you could only have Family Home Evening once a week?  I love it that we have been getting together as a family every night and teaching them about the temple and then doing an activity.  Tonight we watched this great video about the different rooms in the temple and an…

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12 to 1 – Temple Count Down’s Begun! A History of Temples

Day 2: Today, we talked about the History of Temples.  Here's a great article starting with Moses and talking about 23 other temples around the world.  We started early today by building The Tabernacle that Moses was instructed to build.  It was a portable temple that would travel with the Israelites as they wondered in the wilderness.  All of…

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