Funstuf

By LaRene Gaunt


Thirteenth Article of Faith

The thirteenth article of faith will provide many of the answers for this crossword puzzle.

Across

  1. 1.

    Worthy of praise

  2. 5.

    God’s spokesman

  3. 9.

    Remain faithful to the end

  4. 10.

    A means of communicating with God

  5. 12.

    You and I

  6. 13.

    Righteous

  7. 16.

    Not false

  8. 17.

    Telestial, terrestrial, or celestial ___________

  9. 19.

    Having clean and pure thoughts and actions

  10. 20.

    Truthful

  11. 21.

    Three degrees of __________

  12. 22.

    Number one

  13. 25.

    Belief, trust

  14. 26.

    Opposite of bad

  15. 27.

    Beautiful

Down

  1. 2.

    Opposite of forget

  2. 3.

    To record an event

  3. 4.

    There are __________ articles of faith

  4. 6.

    Look forward to, ________ for

  5. 7.

    Gratitude

  6. 8.

    Doing good, being __________

  7. 11.

    Author of the Articles of Faith (2 words)

  8. 14.

    Search for

  9. 15.

    Counsel or warning

  10. 16.

    “We seek after these ___________”

  11. 18.

    The __________ of Faith (title)

  12. 23.

    The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day __________

  13. 24.

    “Follow the admonition of ___________”

Answers:

Across—(1) praiseworthy, (5) prophet, (9) endure, (10) prayer, (12) we, (13) virtuous, (16) true, (17) kingdom, (19) chaste, (20) honest, (21) glory, (22) first, (25) faith, (26) good, (27) lovely. Down—(2) remember, (3) report, (4) thirteen, (6) hope, (7) thanks, (8) benevolent, (11) Joseph Smith, (14) seek, (15) admonition, (16) things, (18) Articles, (23) Saints, (24) Paul.

Gospel Threes

Use the scripture references to help you complete the information about these gospel “threes.”

  1. 1.

    Daniel’s three friends who were thrown into the fiery furnace for refusing to pray to idols were ______________, ______________, and ______________. (See Dan. 1:6–7; Dan. 3:12, 19–22.)

  2. 2.

    ____________ was in the belly of a ____________ for three days and three nights. (See Jonah 1:17.)

  3. 3.

    Of faith, hope, and charity, the greatest (most important) of these three is _______________. (See 1 Cor. 13:13.)

  4. 4.

    _______________, _______________, and _______________ are the three kingdoms, or degrees of glory, in Heavenly Father’s kingdom. (See D&C 76:91–92, heading.)

  5. 5.

    On the third day of Creation, God called the dry land ______________ and the waters He called ______________. (See Gen. 1:10–13.)

  6. 6.

    ______________ could not open his mouth for three days and three nights after seeing an angel. (See Alma 36:9–10, heading.)

  7. 7.

    In the Book of Mormon, there was no _______________ seen for three days after the death of Jesus Christ. (See 3 Ne. 8:22–23, heading.)

  8. 8.

    Jesus Christ took His three disciples ______________, ______________, and ______________ to a high mountain and was transfigured (appeared in a glorified state) before them. (See Matt. 17:1–2.)

  9. 9.

    The third article of faith says that we “may be saved, by obedience to the ______________ and ____________ of the Gospel” (A of F 1:3).

  10. 10.

    The Savior promised the Three Nephites that they would never taste of ______________ and would live to see Him come in His glory. (See 3 Ne. 28:4–7, heading.)

  11. 11.

    The third commandment given to ______________ for the children of Israel was “Thou shalt not take the name of the Lord thy God in ______________.” (See Ex. 19:23, Ex. 20:7.)

  12. 12.

    Jesus Christ told ______________ that he would deny Him three times before the cock crowed. (See Matt. 26:33–34.)

Answers:

[illustrations] The Fiery Furnace by William Maughan, The Transfiguration by Greg Olsen, Peter’s Denial by Carl Heinrich Bloch

(1) Shadrach, Meshach, Abed-nego; (2) Jonah, fish; (3) charity, (4) celestial, terrestrial, telestial; (5) Earth, Seas; (6) Alma; (7) light; (8) Peter, James, John; (9) laws, ordinances; (10) death; (11) Moses, vain; (12) Peter.

Visit to the Farm

If you live on or visit a farm, here are some things you might see. Find each of the words by reading forward, down, and diagonally. Each word has at least one letter that is not in any other word. Read the unused letters from left to right starting at the top to learn what the farm dog is named.

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The farm dog’s name is ______________.

barn

duck

horse

plow

silo

bull

farmer

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rabbit

squirrel

chicken

geese

mice

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stable

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planter

   

Answer:

Prince.