Come Follow Me 7/24/2023 – 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 7/24/2023.

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You can get all of the devotionals here.

Last week’s devotionals

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Family Home Evening for Come Follow Me 7/24 for Kids

Song

I Hope They Call Me on a Mission (Children’s #169)

Scripture

Acts 16:4-5

Lesson

  • Use this map to trace Paul’s Journeys as a missionary.
  • Pick a few examples from Acts 16–21 and share them with your family.
  • What impressions do you have about Paul and his dedication to the gospel?
  • If you have missionary experiences you could show a map of your mission and where you went.

Activity

Paul’s Journeys passport

Treat

Minionaries – these are adorable!

Scripture of the Week for Come Follow Me 7/24 for Kids

Work on memorizing this scripture with your children during the week for Come Follow Me 7/24: Acts 17:29

Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man’s device.

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

Devotionals for Come Follow Me 7/24 for Kids

Remember that these are guidelines for you to use in your daily Come, Follow Me 7/24 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 7/24:

  • 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 7/24 daily devotionals:

  • Explore the footnotes for each of the scriptures listed in Come, Follow Me 7/24
  • Ask additional discussion questions found in the Personal Study section of Come, Follow Me – For Individuals and Families for Come Follow Me 7/24
  • 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

Alma 7:17–20; Acts 16:9

Discussion

  • The Prophet Joseph Smith declared, “No man can preach the Gospel without the Holy Ghost.”
  • The Holy Ghost guides missionary work. We are going to see a lot of examples about that this week.
  • He teaches us what to say and when to say it.
  • Have you every felt the Holy Ghost tell you to do or say something? What did you do?

Journal Entry

How can I hear the Holy Ghost today?

Activity

Missionary Preparation matching game

Tuesday Devotional

Song

Hark, All Ye Nations! (Hymns #264)

Scripture

Acts 16:16–34

Discussion

  • The missionaries took every opportunity to share the gospel, even in times where it wasn’t convenient or easy (like in a jail cell.)
  • We don’t have to be in a specific situation to talk about the gospel, we can share it anytime with anyone.

Journal Entry

Who can I share the gospel with today?

Activity

I Can Be a Missionary Now board game

Wednesday Devotional

Song

I Am a Child of God (Children’s #2)

Scripture

Acts 17:29

Discussion

  • What does it mean to be the ‘offspring’ of God?
  • Why is it important to you to know that you are a child of God?
  • What does that tell you about your future? Your potential?

Journal Entry

What does it mean that I am a child of God?

Activity

I am a Child of God crown

Thursday Devotional

Song

A Child’s Prayer (Children’s #12)

Scripture

Acts 17:23

Discussion

  • These people worshiped an unknown God. It means they didn’t understand Him.
  • Do you know your God?  How do/can you know Him?
  • Why is it important to know God?

Journal Entry

What do I know about God?

Activity

“Lead Me, Guide Me” game to talk about ways that God tries to communicate with you on earth.

Friday Devotional

Song

Scripture

Romans 8:16-17

Discussion

  • What does it mean to be a child of God?
  • Even though we are all different and unique, we are all His children.
  • How can we know we are children of God?
  • What does it mean to be joint-heirs with Christ? How do we suffer with Him?

Journal Entry

What does it mean to be a child of God?

Activity

Child of God snowflake

Primary Children’s Assignment for Come Follow Me 7/24

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 7/24:

Encourage the children to look for a scripture this week that teaches about Jesus Christ (this could happen during their personal or family scripture study). Next week, invite them to share what they found.

Sunday Ideas for Kids for Come Follow Me 7/24

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 7/24 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 7/24

Sunday Kids Activities for Come Follow Me 7/24

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