Funstuf

By Callie Buys


Hidden Heart Message

Cross out the letters B, C, J, K, X, and Z in the puzzle below. Then write the remaining letters in order on the blanks below to find the hidden scripture message. See answer below.

JLCX OJCV JEJXTZJBHJ ECZLCXOZKR DXBBTCKZKHJB KCYKJGCKKOCZ XDCZWXJJIZZTKHXCAXBLKBLXCJ KXTBBZHKKBCZJYJHEZCJACRCXKJ TJJKWJBXIBJKTCBJHXXJAZBLXZ JLZCTJCHZXZXYJKZZBMBCZJJK KICZXCBGXZKXJBHZBBZCTKZ XMBXKBIKXCNKJCDZBXAC BXNZXDZXBSJZTXJBR KZECBCNJBGK KTBH J

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__ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ , __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

__ __ __ __ __ , __ __ __ __ , __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __” (D&C 59:5).

Answer:

“Love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, with all thy might, mind, and strength” (D&C 59:5).

Jumbled Jobs!

These children want to help their family by doing jobs around the house, but they cannot read the list of chores. Can you unscramble the letters to find out how they can help? (Hint: The letters in each scrambled word match the letters in the correct word.) See answers below.

1. tse het abtle

1. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

2. kipc pu tyso

2. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

3. efed het tpe

3. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

4. wcath bayb tsirse

4. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

5. od het iseshd

5. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

6. pleh kema nerdin

6. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

7. vumuca het oforl

7. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

8. neacl het mortabho

8. __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __ __

Answers:

[illustration] Illustrated by Mark Robison

1) set the table, 2) pick up toys, 3) feed the pet, 4) watch baby sister, 5) do the dishes, 6) help make dinner, 7) vacuum the floor, 8) clean the bathroom.

Colorful Scriptures

Each of the scriptures below is missing a “colorful” adjective. Look up the scripture references and find the missing word. Then draw a line from the scripture to the missing color. See answers below.

  1. 1.

    Come now, and let us reason together, saith the Lord: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be __________ like crimson, they shall be as wool ( Isa. 1:18).

  2. 2.

    The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in __________ pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul (Ps. 23:1–3).

  3. 3.

    He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in __________ raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels (Rev. 3:5).

  4. 4.

    Neither shalt thou swear by thy head, because thou canst not make one hair __________ or white (3 Ne. 12:36).

  5. 5.

    Moreover thou shalt make the tabernacle with ten curtains of fine twined linen, and __________, and purple, and scarlet: with cherubims of cunning work shalt thou make them. (Ex. 26:1).

  6. 6.

    Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies. … She stretcheth out her hand to the poor; yea, she reacheth forth her hands to the needy. … She maketh herself coverings of tapestry; her clothing is silk and __________ (Prov. 31:10, 20, 22).

Answers:

[illustration] Illustrated by David Deitrick

1) red, 2) green, 3) white, 4) black, 5) blue, 6) purple.