22947_000_016Creative ideas for using this issue of the New Era.
Family Home Evening Ideas
• Does the television interrupt your family life too much? Read together
Young Men and Young Women Activity Ideas
• As a class or quorum presidency, read President James E. Faust’s article on
• Bring a telephone to class and set it up in front without plugging it in. Ask someone to make a call. Have him or her explain to the class why it will not work. Compare the phone to prayer. We need to be “plugged in” to the right source, then we will never get a busy signal. Read Q&A on
Do you honor and respect the fact that you are one of our Father in Heaven’s most important creations? Do you sometimes say things to yourself you would never dream of saying to others? Read
“Mirror Image” on page 34, then write in your journal about things you are grateful your body can do. Also make a point of sincerely complimenting others to help them feel better about themselves.
President Ezra Taft Benson reminded us in the article,
“Of the Most Worth,” on page 46, that as Church members we are charged with the responsibility of sharing the gospel. Prayerfully select a friend, neighbor, or family member to present with a copy of the Book of Mormon. Don’t forget to write a note expressing your testimony in the front of the book.
• For the youth in Tonga, seminary graduation is a big deal (see