Funstuf

By Hilary Hendricks


President Lorenzo Snow Crossword

You can learn about President Lorenzo Snow, the fifth 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.

President Lorenzo Snow

children

Emigration Fund

now

tithing

Dramatic Association

Hebrew

prison

winter

Eliza R. Snow

Italy

Queen Victoria

Across

  1. 2.

    While on a mission to this country, Elder Snow helped with the translation of the Book of Mormon into Italian.

  2. 4.

    He promised the Saints that if they would pay this, the Lord would send the rain they needed for their crops. The Saints paid, and the rain came.

  3. 7.

    His sister ______________________ became the second general president of the Relief Society.

  4. 8.

    While he led the people of Brigham City, he started public schools and this, to help the Saints learn great books and plays.

  5. 10.

    He wrote as a couplet (two lines of verse) a revelation that he had and that the Prophet Joseph Smith said was true: As man ____ is, God once was: As God now is, man may be.

  6. 11.

    Like the Prophet Joseph, Elder Snow spent time in this place because he would not deny his belief in the Church’s teachings.

Down

  1. 1.

    Young Lorenzo loved school but could only attend during __________ months, when he was not helping on his family’s farm.

  2. 3.

    Once the Saints reached the Salt Lake Valley, he helped to build the Perpetual _______________________, which gave other Saints the opportunity to move west.

  3. 5.

    While serving a mission in England, he presented a copy of the Book of Mormon to this important leader.

  4. 6.

    He traveled to Kirtland, Ohio, not because he wanted to learn about the Church, but because he wanted to learn this language, which a professor was teaching to Church leaders there. Soon after his arrival, Lorenzo was baptized.

  5. 9.

    President Lorenzo Snow died October 10, 1901, at the age of eighty-seven. Over one thousand Primary ______________ honored him by throwing flowers in the path of his funeral procession.

Answers:

Across—(2) Italy, (4) tithing, (7) Eliza R. Snow, (8) Dramatic Association, (10) now, (11) prison. Down—(1) winter, (3) Emigration Fund, (5) Queen Victoria, (6) Hebrew, (9) children.

The Good Shepherd

In Psalm 23:1 [Ps. 23:1], David acclaims: “The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want.” A shepherd looks after each and every one of his sheep, just as Jesus Christ looks after each and every one of us. To discover what happens when we follow Jesus Christ, write the letter that comes in alphabetical order between each pair of letters on the blank. (For this puzzle, A follows Z). Check your answer in the scripture.

RT ___

TV ___

QS ___

DF ___

KM ___

XZ ___

       

FH ___

NP ___

NP ___

CE ___

MO ___

DF ___

RT ___

RT ___

   

ZB ___

MO ___

CE ___

 

LN ___

DF ___

QS ___

BD ___

XZ ___

 

RT ___

GI ___

ZB ___

KM ___

KM ___

         

EG ___

NP ___

KM ___

KM ___

NP ___

VX ___

 

LN ___

DF ___

 

ZB ___

KM ___

KM ___

 

SU ___

GI ___

DF ___

     

CE ___

ZB ___

XZ ___

RT ___

 

NP ___

EG ___

 

LN ___

XZ ___

KM ___

HJ ___

EG ___

DF ___:

 

ZB ___

MO ___

CE ___

 

H J ___

VX ___

HJ ___

KM ___

KM ___

 

CE ___

VX ___

DF ___

KM ___

KM ___

HJ ___

MO ___

 

SU ___

GI ___

DF ___

       

GI ___

NP ___

TV ___

RT ___

DF ___

 

NP ___

EG ___

   

SU ___

GI ___

DF ___

 

KM ___

NP ___

QS ___

CE ___

   

EG ___

NP ___

QS ___

 

DF ___

UW ___

DF ___

QS ___

(Ps. 23:6).

[illustration] The Good Shepherd by Del Parson

Books of the Old Testament

There are thirty-nine books in the Old Testament. To spell the names of twelve of these books, fill in the circles with the correct vowels, and the squares with the correct consonants.

  1. 1.

    G (__) N (__) S (__) S

  2. 2.

    1 and 2 |__| A |__| U E |__|

  3. 3.

    K (__) N G S

  4. 4.

    |__| U |__| |__| E |__|

  5. 5.

    (__) S (__) (__) (__) H

  6. 6.

    |__| O |__|

  7. 7.

    P R (__) V (__) R B S

  8. 8.

    E |__| O |__| U |__|

  9. 9.

    J (__) S H (__) (__)

  10. 10.

    |__| |__| A |__| |__| |__|

  11. 11.

    D (__) N (__) (__) L

  12. 12.

    E |__| E |__| I E |__|

Answers:

(1) Genesis, (2) 1 and 2 Samuel, (3) Kings, (4) Judges, (5) Isaiah, (6) Job, (7) Proverbs, (8) Exodus, (9) Joshua, (10) Psalms, (11) Daniel, (12) Ezekiel.