For the Strength of Youth
“For the Strength of Youth,” Guidebook for Parents and Leaders of Youth, 7
For the Strength of Youth is a guide given by the First Presidency of the Church to young men and young women. It presents the standards of the Church and teaches youth how to apply them. It provides sure direction to strengthen youth and guide them on their journey through life. By keeping these standards, youth will be of great service in the Church and the world and will be worthy to go to the temple to receive holy ordinances.
Every young man and young woman should have a copy of For the Strength of Youth. They should be encouraged to review the standards often and consider how well they are living them.
As a parent, you should have a copy of the pamphlet. Study it. Discuss the standards and principles with your sons and daughters. Plan family home evenings to discuss the standards. Live the standards yourself. Your example will do much to help your children live them too.
If you are a leader, you should study the standards in the pamphlet. Find ways to reinforce them in lessons and in quorum and class activities. For the Strength of Youth is a key resource for planning Mutual activities.^ Back to top