Come Follow Me 6/20/2022 – Devotionals & FHE for Kids

Daily devotionals, Family Home Evening (FHE), and Sunday ideas for kids and young children that go with Come, Follow Me for 6/20/2022.

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You can get all of the devotionals here.

Last week’s devotional

Family Home Evening for Come Follow Me 6/20 for Kids

Song

Come, O Thou King of Kings

Scripture

2 Samuel 7:16

Lesson

  • The throne and king referred to in these verses is Jesus Christ.
  • What does it mean that Christ is our king?
  • Why are you grateful that he is our king?

Activity

Make paper crowns and write or draw on them things that remind you of Jesus.

Treat

Make Sour Cream Sugar Cookies with Cream Cheese Frosting and cut them out with crown cookie cutters to decorate the crowns like this.

Scripture of the Week for Come Follow Me 6/20 for Kids

Work on memorizing this scripture with your children during the week for Come Follow Me 6/20: 1 Kings 8:61

Let your heart therefore be perfect with the Lord our God, to walk in his statutes, and to keep his commandments, as at this day.

Here are some ideas for marking your scriptures. You can download these tracing sheets as a PDF.

Devotionals for Come Follow Me 6/20 for kids

Remember that these are guidelines for you to use in your daily Come, Follow Me 6/20 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 6/20:

  • 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 6/20 daily devotionals:

  • Explore the footnotes for each of the scriptures listed in Come, Follow Me 6/20
  • Ask additional discussion questions found in the Personal Study section of Come, Follow Me – For Individuals and Families for Come Follow Me 6/20
  • 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:

Monday Devotional

Song

If with All Your Hearts (Children’s #15)

Scripture

2 Samuel 5:1-5, 17–25

Discussion

  • As King, David united all of the children of Israel into one kingdom. Then he had to defend them against the Philistines.
  • How can David’s example in verses 17-25 help us with challenges we face?
  • How are we seeking the Lord’s direction in our lives?
  • In what ways are we being blessed by acting on the revelation we receive?

Journal Entry

What can I do to seek the Lord’s direction today?

Activity

David is crowned king coloring page

Tuesday Devotional

Song

I Will Follow God’s Plan (Children’s #164)

Scripture

2 Samuel 7

Discussion

  • When David offered to build a house, meaning a temple, for the Lord (see 2 Samuel 7:1–3), the Lord responded that in fact David’s son would build it 
  • he Lord also said that He in turn would build David a “house,” meaning a posterity, and that his throne would last forever.
  • This promise was fulfilled in Jesus Christ, our Eternal King, who was a descendant of David.
  • The Lord always keeps His promises to us, even if they don’t happen in this lifetime.

Journal Entry

How have I seen the Lord’s promises in my life?

Activity

King David crossword puzzle

Wednesday Devotional

Song

Hum Your Favorite Hymn (Children’s #152)

Scripture

2 Samuel 1112:1–14

Discussion

  • David’s faithfulness to the Lord in the past did not make him immune to temptation.
  • He saw a pretty woman, and instead of looking away or trying to think of something else, he thought of her over and over until he committed sins.
  • What choices did David make that led him down an increasingly sinful path? What righteous choices could he have made instead?
  • How might the adversary be trying to lead you down sinful paths in your own life? What choices could you make now to return to safety?

Journal Entry

What should I do when I am tempted into sin?

Activity

David and Bathsheba crossword puzzle

Thursday Devotional

Song

Listen, Listen (Children’s #107)

Scripture

1 Kings 3:1–15

Discussion

  • If the Lord said to you, “Ask what I shall give thee” (1 Kings 3:5), what would you ask for?
  • What did Solomon ask for?
  • Why is Solomon’s request such a valuable gift?
  • What can we do to seek this gift?

Journal Entry

How can I seek for wisdom?

Activity

King Solomon coloring page

Friday Devotional

Song

I Love to See the Temple (Children’s #95)

Scripture

1 Kings 8:12–61

Discussion

  • For hundreds of years, God’s presence was represented by the portable tabernacle that Moses built. Although David had wanted to build God a more permanent dwelling place, God instead chose David’s son Solomon to build the temple of the Lord.
  • How did Solomon feel about the Lord and His house?
  • What blessings did Solomon ask for in his prayer?
  • How are we blessed by the temple today?

Journal Entry

How can I prepare to go to the temple?

Activity

Temple of Solomon coloring page

Primary Children’s Assignment for Come Follow Me 6/20

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 6/20:

Help the children think of something they can do to apply what they learned today. Then encourage them to act on their plans.

Sunday Ideas for Kids for Come Follow Me 6/20

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 6/20 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 6/20:

Sunday Kids Activities for Come Follow Me 6/20

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