Funstuf

By Marianne Bates


Prophets ABC

  • A __ __ __ __ __ __ was a Book of Mormon prophet who testified to King Noah. (See Mosiah 13:5–6, 27–28, 33–35; Mosiah 15:1–2, 7, 20; Mosiah 16:1, 14–15.)

  • B __ __ __ __ __ __ __ was the prophet-king who taught his people from a tower. (See Mosiah 2:7–4:30.)

  • The Lord spoke to the prophet Elijah in a still small voice while he hid in a c __ __ __ on Mt. Horeb. (See 1 Kgs. 19:9, heading.)

  • D __ __ __ __ __ was a prophet who was thrown into a den of lions. (See Dan. 6.)

  • The city of the prophet E __ __ __ __ was so righteous that it was taken up into heaven. (See Moses 7:19–21.)

  • According to the Prophet Joseph Smith, the first principle of the gospel is “F __ __ __ __ in the Lord Jesus Christ.” (See A of F 1:4.)

  • A friend and adviser of King David, the prophet and seer G __ __ helped arrange for music in the house of the Lord. (See 2 Chr. 29:25.)

  • President H __ __ __ __ __ __ __ is the prophet who receives revelation for the Church today.

  • The Lord asked the prophet Abraham to sacrifice his son I __ __ __ __. (See Gen. 32:24–30.)

  • J __ __ __ __ was a prophet whose name was changed to Israel. (See Gen. 32:24–30.)

  • While still a boy, David was anointed to be k __ __ __ by the prophet Samuel. (See 1 Sam. 16:1–13.)

  • Because of a vision, the prophet L __ __ __ left Jerusalem and took his family across the ocean. (See 1 Ne. 2:1–5; 1 Ne. 17:1, 6–8; 1 Ne. 18:4–6, 23.)

  • M __ __ __ __ __ __ prophesied that in the latter-days Elijah would “turn the heart of the fathers to the children, and the heart of the children to their fathers.” (See Mal. 4:5–6.)

  • N __ __ __ __ was a Book of Mormon prophet who went back to Jerusalem for the brass plates of Laban and who built a boat under the Lord’s direction. (See 1 Ne. 3–4; 1 Ne. 17:heading.)

  • Abraham, Elisha, Moses, Nathan, and Adam were all prophets in the O __ __ Testament.

  • The prophet Moses was raised by the daughter of P __ __ __ __ __ __. (See Ex. 2:1–10.)

  • The Lord provided q __ __ __ __ for the Israelites in the wilderness after the prayers of the prophet Moses. (See Ex. 16:9–13.)

  • As a sign of his promise to the prophet Noah that he would never again destroy the earth by flooding, the Lord put a r __ __ __ __ __ __ in the sky. (See Gen. 6:5, 13–22; Gen. 7:7–24; Gen. 8; Gen. 9:8–17.)

  • S __ __ __ __ __ the Lamanite was a prophet who prophesied to Book of Mormon peoples about the birth and death of Christ. (See Hel. 14.)

  • The third President of the Church, John T __ __ __ __ __, wrote about the martyrdom of Joseph and Hyrum Smith. (See D&C 135.)

  • The prophet Abraham was born in U __ of Chaldea. (See Gen. 11:28, 31; Gen. 17:1–5.)

  • The Prophet Joseph Smith saw the Father and the Son in a v __ __ __ __ __. (See JS—H 1:3–20.)

  • The W __ __ __ of W __ __ __ __ __ was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith with the promise that if the Saints would obey it, they would have health and wisdom and other blessings. (See D&C 89.)

  • Brigham Y __ __ __ __, the second President of the Church, was given a revelation about the Saints’ trek to the west. (See D&C 136.)

  • Z __ __ __ __ __ and Z __ __ __ __ were two Israelite prophets spoken of by Nephi and others in the Book of Mormon; they prophesied about the death of Christ and about other things. (See 1 Ne. 19:10–13; 3 Ne. 10:14–16.)

Answers:

Abinadi, Benjamin, cave, Daniel, Enoch, Faith, Gad, Hinckley, Isaac, Jacob, king, Lehi, Malachi, Nephi, Old, Pharaoh, quail, rainbow, Samuel, Taylor, Ur, vision, Word of Wisdom, [there is no X], Young, Zenock and Zenos.

Articles of Faith Ladder

We use ladders to climb to higher places. Look up the article of faith for each statement, and fill in the missing words. Next, write the letter of each number in the statements above the correspondingly numbered blanks on the ladder. Then fill in the words to the fifth article of faith by using each of the words of the ladder, starting at the bottom and climbing it to the top.

  1. 1.

    (A of F 1:11) “We claim the __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ of 13 3 __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ Almighty God. …” 5 1

  2. 2.

    (A of F 1:12) “We believe in being __ __ __ __ __ __ __ to __ __ __ __ __, 15 10 2 presidents, __ __ __ __ __ __, and magistrates. …” 17 11

  3. 3.

    (A of F 1:8) “We believe the Bible to be the word of God as far as it is __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ correctly. …” 14 16 8

  4. 4.

    (A of F 1:10) “We believe … that Zion (the New Jerusalem) will be built upon the __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ continent; that Christ will 12 6 reign __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ upon the earth. …” 4 9 7

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__ __ __ __ __ __ 4 17 3 6 10 1

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__ __ __ __ __ __ 11 6 7 13 9 2

__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ 4 17 5 4 1 3 10 7

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FIFTH ARTICLE OF FAITH: “We believe that a __ __ __ must be called of God, by __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __, and by the __ __ __ __ __ __ on of hands by those who are in __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __, to __ __ __ __ __ __ the Gospel and __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ in the __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ thereof.”