My kids are growing older and in a few years my youngest will be out of the house. I’ve been trying to figure out what I’m going to do with the next 40 years or so of my life. It’s no easy task. I have a lot of interest in many things, but I haven’t […]
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We learned about the Nauvoo Whittling and Whistling Brigade today.Everyone can do their part to serve.Even something as insignificant as whistling played an important role in protecting the Saints.We did our own whittling and whistling with Ivory Soap….
I can’t find my notes for this lesson. This was a good lesson — as good as or better than last week — and so I don’t know why I can’t find my notes. I’m wondering if I just taught this straight out of the manual. It’s all marked up in my online version….. I pitched this on our Facebook group as “Come find out why there’s an almost 2…
I used this document when teaching the Establishment of Nauvoo lesson and D&C 124-127. Both the PDF and ODT version include name tags and the text to include in the letter. —— Wilford Woodruff (speaking to himself): Whew. That’s the second sermon I have preached today. After the meeting this evening I would assume that nearly one thousand people will have heard the Lord’s message today. Clergyman (standing on the…
We made lemonade out of lemons today as we studied the Saints arrival in Commerce, Illinois and began to settle and build the city of Nauvoo after being expelled from Missouri.The land was a swamp infested with mosquitos and many of the Saints co…
This map of Nauvoo is from the Doctrine and Covenants Institute Manual. These are of a type that can be enlarged to any size.
Lesson O how great the plan of our God! (2 Ne. 9:13). Before you were born on earth, you lived with Heavenly Father. While you were there, an important meeting was held and Heavenly Father presented a plan that would enable you to live with him again someday. Part of the plan was that you would receive a physical body and learn to choose the right and to do good….