The Family: A Proclamation to the World

Gordon B. Hinckley, President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, proclaimed in September of 1995 about the importance of the family.  It is called a proclamation to the world.  I searched the word proclamation on Google and the definition it came up with was this, "a public or official announcement, especially one dealing with a matter…

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Fast Sunday

Yesterday, was Fast Sunday for Latter-day Saints.  Fasting means that we go without food or water.  Each month on the first Sunday, we are asked to Fast for two consecutive meals.  For example, if you ate dinner Saturday night then you shouldn't eat again until Sunday evening or 24 hours.  We then have the great privilege to humbly start…

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Family History: Family Home Evening Lesson 2

The Family History Lesson #2 is about the stories of your ancestors.  I thought it would be fun to talk about our ancestors and how they are Super Heroes because they truly are.  They sacrificed so much so that we could be blessed to live in this time.  I invited my parents over to share with my kids a…

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Family History: Family Home Evening Lesson 1

Here is the link to find the 6 different lessons that the church has for you to use.  During the first lesson, I opened the "FamilySearch – Tree" app and I introduced them to their grandparents.  Luckily, I had already posted some pictures of my ancestors awhile ago.  If you don't have any images of your ancestors online, it…

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