Peace in America

After Jesus left America, the Church leaders converted all the people to the Church of Christ. For two centuries they lived in peace (see 4 Ne. 1). Draw a circle around the words that relate to peace and happiness.

Healing

Righteousness

Church of Christ

Prayer

War

Yelling

Lying

Fasting

Joy

Fighting

Blessings

Anger

Swords

Sharing

Pride

Answers

[illustration] Illustrated by John Scott

healing, prayer, sharing, joy, fasting, Church of Christ, blessings, righteousness.

Drawing Activity

On a separate piece of paper draw a picture of something that gives you the feeling of peace. It could be a rainbow, flower, tree, pet, friend, church, the scriptures, or something else.

Book of Fourth Nephi

Complete the sentences by filling in each blank with the most correct word from the list (see 4 Ne. 1).

  1. 1.

    All the ____________ and ____________ joined the Church of Christ.

  2. 2.

    The people worked hard and built many new ____________.

  3. 3.

    There were no ____________ among the people.

  4. 4.

    The Church leaders ____________ the sick and raised the ____________.

  5. 5.

    Many years went by, and the people were ____________.

  6. 6.

    The people ____________ and had many children.

  7. 7.

    When the people became rich, they did not ____________ anymore.

  8. 8.

    ____________ wrote on the gold plates and hid them.

  9. 9.

    Three hundred years after Jesus came to America, many of the people were ____________ again.

  10. 10.

    The people were happy when they obeyed God’s ____________.

Ammaron

Commandments

Lamanites

Married

Cities

Wicked

Dead

Share

Poor

Nephites

Happy

Healed

Answers

[illustrations] Illustrated by Robert A. McKay

(1) Nephites, Lamanites; (2) cities; (3) poor; (4) healed, dead; (5) happy; (6) married; (7) share; (8) Ammaron; (9) wicked; (10) commandments.