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- Family Home Evening
- Scripture of the Week
- Primary Challenge
- Sunday Activity Ideas
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Family Home Evening for Come Follow Me 10/10 for Kids
- How is pottery made? (Clay jars, cups, etc.)
- What does it mean to be clay in the Lord’s hands? Why would this be important?
- Listen to the song “Clay in His Hands” by Jenny Jordan Frogley
- How can we be clay in His hands?
Use playdoh or modeling clay to make pots.
Scripture of the Week for Come Follow Me 10/10 for Kids
Work on memorizing this scripture with your children during the week for Come Follow Me 10/10: Jeremiah 1:4–5
Then the word of the Lord came unto me, saying,
Before I formed thee in the belly I knew thee; and before thou camest forth out of the womb I sanctified thee, and I ordained thee a prophet unto the nations.
Devotionals for Come Follow Me 10/10 for kids
Remember that these are guidelines for you to use in your daily Come, Follow Me 10/10 devotionals with your children! Please don’t feel as though you have to use every single question, journal entry, or activity. Just make sure you look at the activity in advance so you can gather any materials they may require.
Here is a general outline for each devotional for Come Follow Me 10/10:
- Start by singing the song together and saying a prayer
- Read the scripture together, then your family can have a discussion using the questions/comments provided.
- Copy the journal entries into a spiral notebook. The child or the parent can write the question at the top, after which the child can write or draw an answer.
- Have fun together doing the activity as a family!
Modifications for older children for Come, Follow Me 10/10 daily devotionals:
- Explore the footnotes for each of the scriptures listed in Come, Follow Me 10/10
- Ask additional discussion questions found in the Personal Study section of Come, Follow Me – For Individuals and Families for Come Follow Me 10/10
- Instead of answering the journal entry with a drawing, you can create a study journal (a simple spiral notebook will work) to answer the question with a few sentences or paragraphs, depending on the child’s age.
You might also enjoy these Come Follow Me Workbooks for Kids:
- Jeremiah was called to be a prophet after Isaiah. He was called to tell them they were to be scattered and exiled.
- At first Jeremiah didn’t think he would do a good job. Why not?
- Jeremiah set aside his fears and accepted the call. He warned Jerusalem’s kings and priests that their pretended holiness would not save them from destruction.
- Sometimes the Lord asks us to do things we don’t think we can do. How can we follow Jeremiah’s example?
What is something I am afraid to do?
- Before Jeremiah was born, God knew him and chose him, or foreordained him, to fulfill a specific mission on earth.
- Why do you think it was important for Jeremiah to know this?
- God also knew you before you were born and foreordained you to specific responsibilities.
- What difference can this knowledge make in your life?
- Even though we can’t remember these assignments, the Holy Ghost can guide us to fill them. As we get older, we can get a special blessing called a Patriarchal Blessing that will help us know more about our special missions on earth.
What can I do today to listen to the Holy Ghost?
- In the arid region where the Israelites lived, people stored precious water in underground reservoirs called cisterns.
- Why would receiving water from a fountain be better than relying on a cistern?
- Christ often taught that He was the fountain of living water.
- What does it mean to forsake “the fountain of living waters”?
- How might we forsake Christ in our lives?
How can I drink from living waters today?
- When Jeremiah prophesied of the gathering of scattered Israel, he said it would be even more monumental than the Exodus from Egypt.
- What do these verses suggest about how that gathering happens?
- President Russell M. Nelson said: “You were sent to earth at this precise time … to help gather Israel. There is nothing happening on this earth right now that is more important than that [gathering]. … This gathering should mean everything to you.”
- How can we help gather Israel?
How can I gather Israel today?
“Article of Faith 10” (September 2011 Friend)
- When Jeremiah was called as a prophet, he didn’t think he would do a good job. What is a prophet’s job supposed to be?
- Jeremiah’s preaching was often rejected.
- What do you learn from Jeremiah’s words in Jeremiah 20:9?
- What about Jeremiah inspires you to follow our living prophets today?
How can I follow the prophet today?
Primary Children’s Assignment for Come Follow Me 10/10
The Come, Follow Me – For Primary manual contains a section in each week’s lesson entitled “Encourage Learning at Home.” Here is this week’s invitation for Come Follow Me 10/10:
Invite the children to take home a copy of this week’s activity page and play the matching game with their families. Encourage them to talk with their families about how missionary work has blessed them.
Sunday Ideas for Kids for Come Follow Me 10/10
Use Sundays for a time of reflection; share what you discussed that day in each of your classes. Did you learn anything new or hear a different perspective about what you studied this week?
If you went to a class that did not use the Come, Follow Me 10/10 Manual, then share what stood out to you the most in your class.
Take a few minutes to talk about what parts of Sacrament Meeting you felt like were meant for you. If your younger children are struggling during Sacrament, try using these Ideas and Activities to Keep Toddlers and Kids Quiet During Church
Here are some activities that go along with this week’s topic in Come Follow Me 10/10:
Sunday Kids Activities for Come Follow Me 10/10
- Do this week’s free activity pages from Color Me Christian
- Read Jeremiah the Prophet
- Watch Introduction: Our Heavenly Father’s Plan” (in New Testament Stories, 1–5)
- Free printables about Jeremiah
- If you have children who are old enough to begin thinking about receiving a Patriarchal Blessing (usually in their teenage years), then you might like “Lesson Thirty-one: Receiving a Patriarchal Blessing”
- For younger children, you can read “A Blessing for Katy” (January 2014 Friend) to learn more about Patriarchal Blessings.
- “Article of Faith 10” (August 2015 Friend). Discussion and memorization tips for learning the tenth article of faith.
- Read Elder Richard J. Maynes’s message “The Joy of Living a Christ-Centered Life” (Ensign or Liahona, Nov. 2015, 27–30).
- Read “The Gathering of Scattered Israel,” Ensign or Liahona, Nov. 2006, 81.
- Watch “Why Do We Have Prophets?”
- Read or watch Russell M. Nelson and Wendy W. Nelson, “Hope of Israel” [worldwide youth devotional, June 3, 2018], supplement to the New Era and Ensign, Aug. 2018, 15, ChurchofJesusChrist.org
- Watch the video “Your Day for a Mission”
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