Funstuf

By O. J. Robertson


Bird Riddles

1. When people see
My big, round eyes,
They say, “That bird
Is very wise.”
What bird am I?
__ __ __
2. If you should walk
Majestically,
Some may say
You’re proud like me.
What bird am I?
__ __ __ __ __ __ __
3. I sing and soar
High in the sky,
A happy bird
Some say am I.
What bird am I?
__ __ __ __
4. I walk and talk
In an odd way—
“A silly bird,”
Some people say.
What bird am I?
__ __ __ __ __

Answers:

(1) owl, (2) peacock, (3) lark, (4) goose.

John the Baptist Puzzle

Can you follow these instructions exactly to learn what John the Baptist restored to Joseph Smith?

  1. 1.

    Write John the Baptist as one word.

  2. 2.

    At the beginning, put a double portion of the first vowel of the alphabet; at the end, put a double portion of the fourth vowel of the alphabet.

  3. 3.

    Take out all B’s, H’s, and J’s.

  4. 4.

    Put an R in the third position from the beginning and in the sixth position from the end.

  5. 5.

    Move the seventh and eighth letters to be the sixth and fifth letters from the end.

  6. 6.

    Cross out the first two T’s.

  7. 7.

    Put a C after every N, and a D after every O.

  8. 8.

    Put the eighth letter of the alphabet in the fifth position from the end, then put the ninth letter of the alphabet in the seventh position from the beginning.

  9. 9.

    Cross out the last A.

  10. 10.

    Take out the first two D’s and put a space after the C.

Answer:

Aaronic Priesthood.

Articles of Faith Word Mazes

Find a letter path through each maze by connecting the letters that spell out the sixth and seventh articles of faith by reading forward, backward, down, up, and diagonally. Your path must never cross itself. Be careful—some of these are tricky! We have started you off with the first two words, We believe. (See A of F 1:6 and A of F 1:7.)

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