Funstuf

By Hilary Hendricks


President Brigham Young Crossword

You can learn about President Brigham Young, the second President of the Church, by doing this crossword puzzle. Read the clues, then fill in the puzzle by choosing the correct answer from the list.

Crossword puzzle

brass band

Lion of the Lord

carpenter

Nauvoo

Great Salt Lake

Ohio

Joseph Smith

silk

learning

temple

Across

  1. 2.

    After reading the Book of Mormon and joining the Church, Brigham Young traveled to this state to meet the Prophet Joseph Smith.

  2. 5.

    After his mother died and his father remarried, Brigham left home at the age of fourteen and became an apprentice ____________.

  3. 7.

    In Utah, he hoped Church members could grow their own food and make their own clothes. He asked the Relief Society sisters to produce ________ for dresses, neckties, and hats.

  4. 8.

    He told Church members to set up schools in Utah to study the gospel, because he knew ___________ is very important.

  5. 9.

    The Saints called him the “___________________” because he was so brave in defending the gospel and leading the Church.

  6. 10.

    One of the first things he did after arriving in the Salt Lake Valley was to set aside land for a _____________.

Down

  1. 1.

    When some members of the Church wanted to stop following _____________, Elder Young stayed loyal and said that they should follow the Prophet.

  2. 3.

    While crossing the plains, he asked the ____________ from Nauvoo to lift the Saints’ spirits by playing while the other travelers danced.

  3. 4.

    He finally brought the Saints to a safe new home in the __________________ Valley.

  4. 6.

    When mobs in Missouri made life dangerous for members of the Church, he helped Church members move to this city in Illinois.

Answers:

Across—(2) Ohio, (5) carpenter, (7) silk, (8) learning, (9) Lion of the Lord, (10) temple. Down—(1) Joseph Smith, (3) brass band, (4) Great Salt Lake, (6) Nauvoo.

Sacrament

Find these words about the sacrament by reading forward, backward, down, up, and diagonally. All the words have at least one letter that is not used in any other word. After you find all the words, write the unused letters (reading from left to right and top to bottom) on the blanks below to find a scripture about the sacrament.

Always

Commandments

Father

Remember

Ask

Covenant

Hymn

Reverence

Baptism

Drink

Keep

Spirit

Bless

Eat

Name

Water

Body

Eternal

Partake

Witness

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Prayer

 

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Answer:

[illustration] Painting by Robert T. Barrett

“This is my body which is given for you: this do in remembrance of me” (Luke 22:19).