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Developing Christlike Attributes

Downloaded from: http://chestnutgroveacademy.blogspot.com/2013/10/developing-christlike-attributes.html 3 Nephi 27:27…Therefore, what manner of men ought ye to be?  Verily I say unto you, even as I am. The youth theme for this month is Becoming More Christlike.  The topic I taught on today was “How can I become more Christlike?”  I really felt that the message portrayed was important for all of us, so I decided to share it as my post for this…
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My Classroom

Downloaded from: http://seminarymoments.blogspot.com/2013/09/my-classroom.html I have a small room for my seminary classroom. It was manageable when we had shorter tables. BUT someone removed the short tables and I had to get the long ones that are stored under the stage. It took my son and me THREE hours of moving things around to come up with this:I am hopeful this configuration will give us the space we need to maneuver…
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{Sharing Time} Service Spinner

Downloaded from: http://littleldsideas.blogspot.com/2013/08/sharing-time-service-spinner.html My sister called me today and told me she had a Sharing Time idea she would like to share.And since I LOVE it when others share their ideas, I told her I would definitely share it.Remember a few weeks ago I shared an idea where you used a Prize Wheel Spinner, well if you made one then get it out and use it again!I want to say…
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{Sharing Time} The Scriptures Teach Me How To Pray.

Downloaded from: http://littleldsideas.blogspot.com/2013/08/sharing-time-scriptures-teach-me-how-to.html IDENTIFY THE DOCTRINE: Hold up the scriptures and ask the children to tell you some of the things we learn about in the scriptures. Tell the children that one of the things we can learn about in the scriptures is how to pray. ENCOURAGE UNDERSTANDING AND APPLICATION (hearing a scripture story): Tell the story of Alma and Amulek teaching the Zoramites (see Alma 31; 33–34). Invite the children to…
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{Sponsor Spotlight} Making Precious Things Plain: Your Ultimate Gospel Learning Resource

Downloaded from: http://littleldsideas.blogspot.com/2013/05/sponsor-spotlight-making-precious.html We have a new sponsor this month on Little LDS Ideas.You may remember this sponsor from a giveaway that was held a month or so ago…But if you are new to Little LDS Ideas then I would like to introduce you toMaking Precious Things Plain Making Precious Things Plain is a Gospel study resource website that includes lesson plans, handouts, Power Points, audio downloads, e-books, and a…
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New Scripture Mastery Passages for Book of Mormon 2013

Today another Seminary teacher came to observe my classroom (more on that later), and she mentioned something that the kids had talked about in class yesterday: the scripture mastery passages have changed!  I decided to take a quick look this afternoon before the kids get home to see what changes have been made. There are 8 changes to the Book of Mormon scripture mastery list as best I can tell….
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Jesus Christ Taught The Gospel And Set An Example For Us.: 1St Week Sharing Time Idea For March 2013

Downloaded from: http://littleldsideas.blogspot.com/2013/02/jesus-christ-taught-gospel-and-set.html Sharing Time Ideas from the 2013 Primary OutlineINDENTIFY THE DOCTRINE (singing a song): Sing together “Do As I’m Doing” (CS, 276) several times, inviting different children to choose the action to perform. Explain that when we follow the actions of someone else, we are following his or her example. Ask who set the perfect example for us to follow (Jesus Christ). Invite the children to say together, “Jesus…
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Story Of Easter In Plastic Eggs

Downloaded from: http://primarynotes29.blogspot.com/2013/02/story-of-easter-in-plastic-eggs.html image sourceI have been looking everywhere for a story of Easter countdown. Found one HERE on Mule’n Nag.PREP: 12 plastic eggs container for the eggs permanent marker to label eggs symbols + scriptures (list below) songs (list below) Label the eggs 1-12. Put the scripture & symbol in the corresponding egg (go in order) SYMBOL + SCRIPTURE LIST (printable list that will fit inside eggs on Mule’n Nag):…
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Understanding Grace Justification and Sanctification

  Understanding Grace, Justification, and Sanctification   Justification and sanctification are at the center of God’s gracious plan of salvation and are the essence of our witness of the Lord Jesus Christ. While justification and sanctification may be viewed as distinct topics, in reality I believe they are elements of a single divine process that qualifies us to live in the presence of God the Father and Jesus Christ. Justification…
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Valentine’s Day Scripture Chase

So we wanted to come up with a fun way to do a scripture chase.  We found scriptures that fit with a Valentines theme… So we thought conversational hearts was super cute– the girls worked together to match up the hearts to the scriptures and find the answers.

We divided up the girls into 2 groups to race with each other   They received the scripture reference  then they had to read it out loud, run to the candy bowl, pick out the conversational heart that it best matched with, run back to the group and read the next scripture.

The first team to complete this game won a sticker- I am sure we could have found something better- but stickers are fun!

Afterwards we went into the kitchen to decorate cupcakes with hearts and candy sprinkles.

These girls are super fun!!

Here is the list of Scriptures we used- but you may have to find the scriptures that best match your hearts:
John 3:16

16 For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.—
”ONLY ME”

34 A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.—
 “LOVE ONE”

21 And now as I said concerning faith—faith is not to have a perfect knowledge of things; therefore if ye have faith ye hope for things which are not seen, which are true.—
”IT’S TRUE”

4 And did all drink the same spiritual drink: for they drank of that spiritual Rock that followed them: and that Rock was Christ.—
”YOU ROCK”

18 Yea, blessed is this people who are willing to bear my name; for in my name shall they be called; and they are mine.—-”BE MINE”

 36 And he that reapeth receiveth wages, and gathereth fruit unto life eternal: that both he that soweth and he that reapeth may rejoice together.

 37 And herein is that saying true, One soweth, and another reapeth.—
”TRUE ONE”

30 And Elijah said unto all the people, Come near unto me. And all the people came near unto him. And he repaired the altar of the Lord that was broken down.—
”COME NEAR”

30 And it came to pass that the angel spake unto me again, saying: Look!  And I looked, and I beheld the heavens open again, and I saw angels descending upon the children of men; and they did minister unto them.—
”ANGEL”

7 Ask, and it shall be given unto you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.—
”ASK ME”

31 And ye my flock, the flock of my pasture, are men, and I am your God, saith the Lord God.—
”U R MINE”
2 And it came to pass that he spake unto me, saying: Behold I have dreamed a dream, in the which the Lord hath commanded me that thou and thy brethren shall return to Jerusalem.—
”DREAM”

2 Fulfil ye my joy, that ye be likeminded, having the same love, being ofone accord, of one mind.—
“ONE LOVE”




The Prophet Joseph Loved Children by Clark Kelley Price

3 Nephi 9:22; Moroni 8:17 Wherefore, all children are alike unto me; wherefore, I love little children with a perfect love. Moroni 8:17 Joseph Smith tried to keep all of Heavenly Father’s commandments. He wanted to be kind to everyone, especially children. Joseph knew that Jesus Christ wants all His disciples to have the faith and humility of little children (see 3 Nephi 9:22). Joseph taught the people about God’s…
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Catching up with John

Hello, friends.  It’s been a long time :).  I’m sure you can appreciate why, what with three holidays in a month, plus new pages for all the 2013 stuff, plus 4 family birthdays, plus teaching Seminary, plus two funerals, plus trying to keep my marriage intact during the culmination of an eight month web site upgrade during the past 5 weeks — I’ve been busy.  We have recently begun using…
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