Elder Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles tells youth that happiness can only be found by living the gospel of Jesus Christ.
The Mutual theme for the year comes from Joshua 1:9. Read a message from the Young Men and Young Women general presidencies, and a Line upon Line feature providing specific explanation of the scripture from which the theme is taken.
Each month in 2010, the Friend will include an article featuring a different part of Temple Square. The January 2010 Friend features the opportunity a 11-year-old girl had to visit the grounds outside of the Salt Lake Temple. Friend readers will get a closer look at Temple Square and learn why it is an important place.
The Friend has included a teaching guide that Primary leaders and parents can use to help children learn “I Know that My Savior Loves Me.” The teaching guide focuses on helping children recognize similar phrases in the song’s two verses.