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  • “Being Brave” (January 2006 Liahona and Friend)
    A girl stands up for a boy who is being bullied.
  • “Bullies and Brothers” (April 2008 Friend)
    Even though Kylie doesn’t always get along with her brother, she is grateful when he stands up for her at school. 
  • “The Bully Busters” (November 2013 Friend)
    Two girls decide to do something nice for a boy after they see him being bullied.
  • “Challenges Help Us Grow” (March 2014 Friend)
    President Dieter F. Uchtdorf tells how other children made fun of him when he was a child.
  • “Family Traditions” (September 2004 Liahona and Friend)
    Elder Christoffel Golden Jr. of the Seventy stood up to school bullies until they gradually lost their influence. When you stand for right, good triumphs.
  • “Following Jesus: Be Loving” (February 2014 Friend)
    Kathy L. shares an experience about bullying at her school.
  • “Friends by Mail: Recess Bully” (October 2008 Friend)
    A boy shares his experience being bullied at school.
  • “Friendship Bracelets” (March 2007 Liahona and Friend)
    Angie’s feelings are hurt when her friend leaves her out and makes fun of her, but she prays to forgive her friend and find a solution.
  • “Getting Pushy on the Pond” (January 2008 Friend)
    When Jeremy’s brother is bullied by a friend, he takes the lead and finds a solution to the situation.
  • “The Hidden Message” (March 2013 Friend)
    Amanda and her brother learn to hear a hidden message inside a bully’s taunts.
  • “I’ll Walk with You” (February 2014 Friend)
    An illustrated version of the words to the children’s song.
  • “My Friend Linda” (February 2006 Liahona and Friend)
    Kate defends a friend with special needs.
  • “The New Adventures of Matt and Mandy” (November 2013 Friend)
    Mandy tells her friend that we shouldn’t make fun of other people’s bodies.
  • “The New Adventures of Matt and Mandy” (September 2013 Friend)
    Mandy and Matt talk about dealing with bullies at school.
  • “The New Me” (January 2008 Friend)
    A poem about the confidence that comes from knowing we are each a child of God.
  • “The Note” (September 2003 Friend)
    Tyler stands up to his friends and befriends the classmate they are picking on.
  • “The Pumpkin Experiment” (October 2009 Friend)
    Abby learns to love the girl across the street even though they are different.
  • “Scriptures and Bullies” (September 2009 Friend)
    A girl finds strength to stand up to some bullies after praying and reading the scriptures. Includes information on what bullying is and what you can do if you or someone else is being bullied.
  • “Standing Up for Molly” (October 2007 Friend)
    Lindsay stands up for a girl at school and feels good about her decision, even though kids start making fun of her too.
  • “Standing up to a Bully” (July 2005 Liahona and Friend )
    President David O. McKay (1873–1970) had the courage to stand up to a bully who tried to intimidate him on the baseball field.
  • “Stop Bullying Now” (September 2009 Friend)
    What is bullying? What should you do if you are someone else is being bullied?
  • “Tag, You’re It” (August 2015 Friend and Liahona)
    Lauren decides to not follow Tami’s plan to be mean to Ally.
  • “Trying to Be Like Jesus: Kindergarten Bully” (August 2003 Friend)
    A girl chooses to be nice to a girl who is mean.
  • “What Really Matters” (February 2013 Liahona and Friend)
    After her friends make fun of her, Charlotte learns that Heavenly Father’s opinion is what matters.
  • “A Wildflower and a Prayer” (March 2004 Friend)
    Sister Gayle M. Clegg, former second counselor in the Primary general presidency, talks about a time when her daughter was being bullied.


  • Family Home Evening Idea: Bullying
    Read “Being Brave” (January 2006 Liahona and Friend). How does Rosella help Alan? Exercising faith and following the Spirit can place us in a position to bless others. Discuss how you can grow in faith and be prepared to serve someone.
  • “Passing Kindness” (August 2015 Friend)
    An activity about being kind to others. Comes with a fruit salad recipe.