Choose the Right

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Stories | Activities | Media


  • “A Day to Choose the Right” (March 2009 Friend)
    A short story written in rhyme about what a small child might do in a day.
  • “An Unshakable Foundation” (May 2013 Friend)
    President Henry B. Eyring teaches that choosing the right creates the solid ground under our faith. Includes three simple activities.
  • “Choose the Best” (February 2012 Friend )
    Marcus always tries to choose the right, but he learns to choose the best when he is faced with two good choices.
  • “Choose the Right Media”  (April 2012  Friend)
    A visual guide to making smart media choices.
  • “Choosing Sides” (April 2003 Friend )
    Sarah learns that she has to choose to be on the Lord’s side. Since being baptized she is accountable for her sins.
  • “Choosing to Choose the Right”  (February 2011 Friend )
    Abbey decides to choose the right when a new friend wants her to break a school rule.
  • “Crossroads” (April 2004 Liahona and Friend)
    President Thomas S. Monson teaches that our decisions lead to our destiny.
  • “Decide Right Now” (March 2012 Liahona and Friend)
    President Thomas S. Monson shares a story about choosing the right. Includes a short activity about choices.
  • “Even Though Everyone Else Is Doing It” (July 2011 Friend )
    Elder F. Michael Watson shares a story about when he broke his arm as a boy after making an unwise decision.
  • “How Can I Follow the Savior?” (December 2011 Liahona and Friend )

    Elder Quentin L. Cook of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shares some thoughts on this subject.
  • “How Can the Gospel Help Me Be Happy?” (March 2011 Liahona and Friend )

    Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shares some thoughts on this subject.
  • “I Am Accountable for My Choices” (February 2000 Friend )
    Drew was nine and knew right from wrong. He feels bad after he lies. Includes a puzzle.
  • “I Chose the Right” (September 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    Ekene from Nigeria chooses not to drink wine as part of a traditional ceremony.
  • “Jehovah Saves Faithful Daniel” (September 2010 Liahona and Friend )

    Stories from the Old Testament about Daniel choosing the right.
  • “Matt and Mandy” (January 2012 Friend )
    The two siblings discuss the importance of making good choices now and later.
  • “Matt and Mandy” (June 2012 Friend )
    Mandy teaches a friend what her CTR ring means.
  • “My Big Decision” (June 2011 Liahona and Friend )
    Nicole knew that when she turned eight she would be accountable or responsible for making good choices.
  • “Never Let Go” (July 2012 Friend )
    Elder Lawrence E. Corbridge of the Seventy shares how he learned a hard lesson when he let go of his horse’s reigns. We must never let go of the iron rod.
  • “One Scoop at a Time” (July 2013 Friend)
    Lisa’s dad teaches about how each time she chooses to keep a commandment she adds oil to her lamp.
  • “Righteous Desires” (October 2004 Liahona and Friend )
    Elder Clate W. Mask Jr. of the Seventy teaches that we usually end up doing what we want—the key is to want the right things!
  • “Standing for Righteousness” (October 2006 Liahona and Friend )
    Elder Wolfgang H. Paul of the Seventy shares how he stood for his beliefs even when classmates and teachers teased him.
  • “What to Do Now?” (October 2006 Liahona and Friend )
    Ideas for how to live righteously after your baptism.