Serving Others

Faith in God for Girls, (2003), 8–9


Complete at least two of the following activities each year:

    Service to others by baking bread.
  • Read and discuss the parable of the good Samaritan (see Luke 10:30–37). Plan and complete a service project that helps a family member or neighbor. After completing the project, discuss how it helped your faith grow stronger.

  • Write a letter to a teacher, your parents, or your grandparents telling them what you appreciate and respect about them.

  • Make a list of the qualities you like in a person. Choose one quality to develop in yourself. Discuss how showing respect and kindness strengthens you, your family, and others.

  • Plan, prepare, and serve a nutritious meal.

  • Entertain young children with songs or games you have learned or made yourself. Show that you know how to care for and protect a young child.

  • Learn about and practice good manners and courtesy.

  • Plan and hold a parent-child activity, such as a dinner, picnic, hike, day trip, or service project.

  • Read the twelfth article of faith. Discuss what it means to be a good citizen and how your actions can affect others. knot icon

  • Plan and complete your own activity to serve others (write the activity below).