Funstuf

By Joany Erickson


We Believe

Decipher the following verse, using the code chart to fill in the blanks. For example, A5 is Z and D5 is D.

 

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

A

V

W

X

Y

Z

1

2

6

B

U

T

S

R

Q

P

O

5

C

H

I

J

K

L

M

N

4

D

G

F

E

C

D

B

A

3

“___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___: D7 C7 D5 B2 C1 D3 D2 D7 B2 C1 D3 B4 B3 D7 C2 D5

___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___, ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___, B4 D3 B6 D3 C7 B2 A4 D3 B4 D3 B6 D3 C7 B2 A4 D3

___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ D7 C7 D5 D6 D3 D6 D7 B6 B2 C2 A5 D3 D5 C2 C7 B2 C1 D3

___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___” C7 D7 C6 D3 B7 D2 C6 A4 D6 D3 C5 B7 A1 D3 D5 B3 B7 C7

(___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___ ___:___ ___). A7 C7 D3 B6 C1 C2 D8 A6 A6 A6

Answer:

“And the Father said: Repent ye, repent ye, and be baptized in the name of my Beloved Son” (2 Ne. 31:11).

Switcheroo

The words in the right column are real words, but they don’t match the definitions in the left column. Rearrange the letters of the words in the right column to match the definition.

Column 1

Column 2

1. A shade of green

mile

2. Something you wear on your feet

hoses

3. A way to cook vegetables

meats

4. A container to cook in

top

5. A measure of land

race

6. Partly frozen rain

steel

7. A fruit

cheap

8. A tree

cared

9. A measure of weight

not

10. A planet

heart

Answers:

(1) lime, (2) shoes, (3) steam, (4) pot, (5) acre, (6) sleet, (7) peach, (8) cedar, (9) ton, (10) earth.

King Benjamin’s Tower

Read Mosiah 2, then complete King Benjamin’s tower by filling in the missing word from each of these statements. If you can’t think of the answer, reread the verse listed in parentheses.

Across

  1. 1.

    King Benjamin __________ with his own hands (14).

  2. 2.

    “When ye are in the _________ of your fellow beings ye are only in the __________ of your God” (17).

  3. 3.

    King Benjamin told his people these things so that they would “learn _________” (17).

  4. 4.

    He erected a tower so that the __________ could hear his words (7).

  5. 5.

    He served his people righteously so that he could have a “clear __________ before God” (15).

  6. 6.

    Even if we serve the Lord with our whole souls, we are still “__________ servants” (21).

Down

  1. 7.

    They called Benjamin their __________ (18).

  2. 8.

    The Nephites came to the temple to __________ King Benjamin’s words (1).

  3. 9.

    They also came to thank God for giving them a king who “taught them to __________ the commandments” (4).

  4. 10.

    The people knew that if they kept the commandments, they would “be filled with __________ towards God and all men” (4).

  5. 11.

    “They pitched their __________ round about the temple” (6).

  6. 12.

    King Benjamin was a “__________ and a king over this people” (11).

  7. 13.

    He served with all his “might, mind and __________” (11).

  8. 14.

    We “ought to thank [our] __________ King” (19).

  9. 15.

    The Lord had “__________ … a just man to be their king” (4).

  10. 16.

    The people were __________ that day to what King Benjamin had spoken (14).

  11. 17.

    All men are “subject to … infirmities in body and __________” (11).

  12. 18.

    God lends each person breath that they “may __________” (21).

Diagonally Down

  1. 19.

    “Serve one __________” (18).

  2. 21.

    “Consider on the blessed and happy state of those that keep the ______________s of God” (41).

Diagonally Up

  1. 20.

    King Benjamin caused his words to “be __________ and sent forth” (8).

  2. 22.

    “Beware lest there shall arise __________ among you” (32).

Answers:

Across—(1) labored, (2) service, (3) wisdom, (4) multitude, (5) conscience, (6) unprofitable. Down—(7) king, (8) hear, (9) keep, (10) love, (11) tents, (12) ruler, (13) strength, (14) heavenly, (15) appointed, (16) witnesses, (17) mind, (18) live. Diagonally Down—(19) another, (21) commandments. Diagonally Up—(20) written, (22) contentions.