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Teaching Primary Children to Love the Creation

Wednesday, 20 January, 2016

Not long ago, my daughter came home from Primary and told us she had learned about fish in Sunbeams. I thought that was pretty awesome, but also unexpected, so I did a little looking around online to see if her teachers had gone rogue. They hadn’t. In fact, the Sunbeam manual spends nearly two months on Creation-themed…

Walking to Zion: Week 4

Wednesday, 27 July, 2011

Walking to Zion   “I’ll walk with you. I’ll talk with you. That’s how I’ll show my love for you.” (I’ll Walk with You, Children’s Songbook 140). Take time to walk with someone this week. The time we spend together is the way we come to know and love each other. It equips us to…

Walking to Zion: Week 3

Friday, 15 July, 2011

Walking to Zion Isaiah 40:31 But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint. What will you do to “wait on the Lord” this week? How will you serve Him and…

Walking to Zion: Week 2

Thursday, 7 July, 2011

Walking to Zion      “Saturday is a special day. It’s the day we get ready for Sunday:” Try to make time to walk to at least one meeting or errand this week to which you might otherwise drive. Walking to church, for example, allows time to enjoy a quiet walk in a beautiful neighborhood…

Walking to Zion: Week 1

Saturday, 25 June, 2011

Walking to Zion   “Whenever I touch a velvet rose, Or walk by a lilac tree, I’m glad that I live in this beautiful world Heavenly Father created for me.” (My Heavenly Father Loves Me, Children’s Songbook 228) The lilacs are done for this spring, but new plants are sprouting and flowering every day. As…

Walking to Zion Challenge: Introduction

Saturday, 25 June, 2011

Walking to Zion   This summer our Primary will be walking. We will walk to remember the pioneers who traveled the 1,415 miles along the Mormon Trail. We will walk to experience the beauty of the world that surrounds us. We will walk to strengthen our community. As we walk this summer, we will sing…