Come Follow Me 6/5/2023 – Devotionals & FHE for Children

Daily devotionals, Family Home Evening (FHE), and Sunday ideas for kids and young children that go with Come, Follow Me for 6/5/2023.

If you find these Come Follow Me 6/5 devotionals and other ideas for kids useful, please share them with others!

You can get all of the devotionals here.

Last week’s devotionals

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Family Home Evening for Come Follow Me 6/5 for Kids

Song

Lead, Kindly Light (Hymns #97)

Scripture

John 14:5–6

Lesson

  • How is Jesus “the way”? Where does He lead us?
  • When have we felt lost before, either as a family or individually?
  • How can Jesus lead us? How has He led us in the past?

Activity

Go for a walk on a path or sidewalk. Take turns leading one another.

Treat

Use small candies to make different paths, then eat them.

Scripture of the Week for Come Follow Me 6/5 for Kids

Work on memorizing this scripture with your children during the week for Come Follow Me 6/5: John 14:6

Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.

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

Devotionals for Come Follow Me 6/5 for Kids

Remember that these are guidelines for you to use in your daily Come, Follow Me 6/5 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 6/5:

  • 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 6/5 daily devotionals:

  • Explore the footnotes for each of the scriptures listed in Come, Follow Me 6/5
  • Ask additional discussion questions found in the Personal Study section of Come, Follow Me – For Individuals and Families for Come Follow Me 6/5
  • 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

Let the Holy Spirit Guide (Hymns #143)

Scripture

John 14:16–17, 26

Discussion

  • Why did Jesus need to send the Holy Ghost once he died?
  • What are some of the ways that the Holy Ghost helps us?
  • The Holy Ghost guides us on God’s path, not our own.

Journal Entry

How can I listen to the Holy Ghost more closely?

Activity

The Holy Ghost activity page

Tuesday Devotional

Song

I Have Two Little Hands (Children’s #272)

Scripture

John 15:1–8

Discussion

  • The fruit is a symbol for the things that we do.
  • If we do good things and have good fruit that means that we are following Christ.
  • If you think about the symbols, what other things can you learn about our relationship with Christ?

Journal Entry

How can I provide good fruit?

Activity

By their fruits coloring page

Wednesday Devotional

Song

Where Can I Turn for Peace? (Hymns #129)

Scripture

John 16:33

Discussion

  • How has Jesus Christ overcome the world?
  • How has His Atonement brought us peace and good cheer?
  • How can I access His peace? (See also Doctrine and Covenants 68:6)

Journal Entry

How can I help my home have peace?

Activity

“Peace Letter Square” (November 1994 Friend)

Thursday Devotional

Song

How Firm a Foundation (Hymns #85)

Scripture

John 17:15-20

Discussion

  • Jesus Christ offered a very special prayer for his disciples before he went to the garden of Gethsemane.
  • He also prayed for us.
  • What are some of the things he prayed for? Do you think Heavenly Father gives us these things?
  • What does the word Sanctify mean? (to set apart or make Holy)

Journal Entry

Who can I pray for specifically?

Activity

Jesus Prayed for His Followers Coloring Page

Friday Devotional

Song

Families Can Be Together Forever (Children’s #188)

Scripture

John 17:22

Discussion

  • Jesus prayed that we would be one, just as He and the Father are one.
  • This means that we would be one in purpose (or goals and desires) like He and His Father are.
  • Our family can work together as one to get somethings done that just one of us couldn’t do.

Journal Entry

How can I help my family be one in unity?

Activity

Godhead coloring page

Primary Children’s Assignment for Come Follow Me 6/5

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 6/5:

Encourage the children to share with their families a song they have recently learned in class or in singing time.

Sunday Ideas for Kids for Come Follow Me 6/5

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 6/5 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 6/5

Sunday Kids Activities for Come Follow Me 6/5

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One Comment

  1. I really like the guide for everyday family discussion on come follow me assignment.
    Thank you so much.looking for more post

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