Strengthening Family Ties
Family history can seem overwhelming. Where do you start and how do you find the time? On
page 12, President Boyd K. Packer shares his own story of how he found time to make family history part of daily life.
What makes your family ancestry unique? Elder John A. Harris of the Seventy shares several extraordinary experiences he had while seeking his ancestors from Uruguay, China, Peru, and Switzerland. See
The past really comes to life when you ask the right questions of the people who lived it. See
“That Happened to You?” on page 26.
“Hot” FHE Tips
Hold family home evening around a backyard campfire? Why not? Learn how one family used a variety of ideas to enhance their Monday nights together,
Your Balancing Act
Ever wonder how you can possibly handle all the home, Church, and job responsibilities that seem to be competing for your time? You can do it—with careful planning and weighing of your eternal priorities. See
Between Resurrection and Ascension
After Christ’s Resurrection, what were the specific messages and instructions He chose to share with His disciples? See
Wakened by a Whisper
Her husband was sure he had locked up the house for the night, but the prompting to check wouldn’t let her sleep. The next morning she discovered why. See
Serving the Elderly
Getting old isn’t easy. Knowing how to relate to and help the elderly can be pretty challenging too. For ideas on how to help aged friends and family members feel valued and accepted, see
Help for Divorced Men
After divorce, many men feel a deep sense of failure and loss. For solid suggestions on how the gospel can help them find peace and emotional strength, see
Silver Question, Golden Contacts
Are you timid about sharing the gospel? Learn how one question can make a difference,
Home Teachers, Visiting Teachers
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Did You Know?
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