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Family Home Evening for Come Follow Me 11/4 for Kids
- What is our family’s favorite recipe? Start making it together.
- Talk about how you need to have the right ingredients to make the dish come out right.
- What would happen if you used salt instead of sugar? Or added pepper instead of salt?
- Read the scripture and discuss the ‘ingredients’ to make miracles possible.
- What miracles have you seen in your own family?
Eat the food you made!
Scripture of the Week for Come Follow Me 11/4 for Kids
Work on memorizing this scripture with your children during the week for Come Follow Me 11/4: Mormon 8:22
For the eternal purposes of the Lord shall roll on, until all his promises shall be fulfilled.
You can download these tracing sheets as a PDF.
Devotionals for Come Follow Me 11/4 for Kids
Remember that these are guidelines for you to use in your daily Come, Follow Me 11/4 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 11/4:
- 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 11/4 daily devotionals:
- Explore the footnotes for each of the scriptures listed in Come, Follow Me 11/4
- Ask additional discussion questions found in the Personal Study section of Come, Follow Me – For Home and Church: Book of Mormon 2024 for Come Follow Me 11/4
- 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.
- Here are some ideas for marking your scriptures.
The Eighth Article of Faith (Children’s #127)
- Mormon’s last recorded words are for the Lamanite descendants, but they are also for us. What does he tell us?
- The Bible has the Old Testament and New Testament. Then teh Book of Mormon is another testament, or testimony, of Jesus Christ.
- What do we learn about Jesus in these verses?
- Why would Mormon choose these words to be his last ones for us?
How can I lay hold on the gospel of Christ?
“Sharing Time: Mormon—A Valiant Prophet” Read statements about Mormon, then number and color the pictures to match the story.
Stand for the Right (Children’s #159)
- Mormon and Moroni knew what it felt like to be alone in a wicked world.
- For Moroni the loneliness must have been especially severe after his father died in battle and the Nephites were destroyed.
- Have you ever felt alone? Are we ever really alone?
- What was Moroni commanded to do, and how did he obey?
- If you could ask Moroni how he remained faithful, what do you think he would say?
- How can we choose right, even if no one is watching?
- Watch “All May Know the Truth: Moroni’s Promise”
How can I be more like Moroni?
Jesus is my friend. Have the child trace the words and then draw themselves with Jesus.
We’ll Bring the World His Truth (Children’s #172)
- President Russell M. Nelson asked: “If you were offered diamonds or rubies or the Book of Mormon, which would you choose? Honestly, which is of greater worth to you?”
- Mormon and Moroni knew the record they were keeping would be of great worth in our day, so they made great sacrifices to prepare and protect it.
- Why is it so important for us?
How can I show my appreciation for the Book of Mormon?
Make this Book of Mormon trace and paste book
An Angel Came to Joseph Smith (Children’s #86a)
- Jesus Christ showed Moroni what would be happening when the Book of Mormon came forth
- What Moroni saw led him to give bold warnings for our day.
- What are some of those warnings? Are any signs of these attitudes and actions in your life?
What can I do differently so I don’t have the attitudes Moroni warned about?
“From Golden Plates to a Priceless Book” (March 2017 Friend) A crossword puzzle with clues about the coming forth of the Book of Mormon.
Faith (Children’s #96)
- Moroni continues his warnings about the last days when the Book of Mormon would come forth.
- These verses contain Moroni’s message in response to the widespread lack of belief in Jesus Christ he foresaw in our day.
- What are the consequences of not believing in Christ? (verses 1–6, 26)
- What is the importance of believing in a God of revelation and miracles? (verses 7–20)
- Moroni had special counsel for us – what is it? (verses 21–30)
What miracles have I seen in my life?
Make a miracles tree – put a large trunk on your wall (or make a poster like in craft #4). Cut out leaves from green paper. On each leaf, put a miracle that has occurred in your life (or one from a scripture story) and add it to the tree.
Primary Children’s Activities for Come Follow Me 11/4
The Come, Follow Me – Home and Church: Book of Mormon 2024 manual suggests that you look at this month’s issue of the Friend magazine for more ideas.
There is also an activity page in this week’s section of the CFM manual.
Sunday Ideas for Kids for Come Follow Me 11/4
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 11/4 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 Meeting, 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 11/4
Sunday Kids Activities for Come Follow Me 11/4
- Do this week’s free activity pages from Color Me Christian (or do them in the workbook if you purchased it from Amazon).
- Look at the picture Gospel Art Picture: “Mormon Bids Farewell” and talk about Mormon and his son Moroni. What were they thinking and feeling at this time?
- “Many Mighty Miracles” (August 2015 Friend and Liahona). Match the scripture references with the pictures of Christ’s miracles. Includes a summary of the story of Jesus and Lazarus.
- Make a miracles of Jesus lapbook
- Read these stories in the Friend about miracles.
- Role-play situations where your kids feel lonely or are being bullied or there is peer pressure. Also role-play what to do in situations where other kids might feel this way.
- Passing kindness activity.
- Sing the song “I’ll Walk with You” (Children’s Songbook, 140) and talk about the lyrics.
- Look at the image Bright Idea Poster: “Be of good cheer, and do not fear, for I the Lord am with you, and will stand by you.” (October 2012 Friend) and talk about what the verse means
- Read the poem “Feelings” (March 2013 Friend) and talk about it.
- “Comfort Cards” (April 2019 Liahona and Friend) Cut out these cards, and keep them in your scriptures or another place to look at when you feel sad, lonely, or scared.
- Read the story “What Really Matters” (February 2013 Liahona and Friend) and talk about it.
- Listen to the seminary soundtrack song “For Our Day” and talk about the lyrics. You can also watch the seminary video.
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