Category Archives: Youth Lessons

Orange armour

This was a sharing time in primary. I adapted it a bit for our Family Home Evening. Get a clear bowl or clear glass pitcher and fill with water. Get two oranges. You could draw a face on the orange … Continue reading

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Example

Idea from Zig Ziglar Its human nature to follow what your friends, pastors, leaders, parents DO more than what they say. That’s why your actions are so much more important than talking. Here is a little game that illustrates this … Continue reading

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Master Lock

Source: Heather M. K. Object lesson on priesthood authority. Teaches that in order to perform the ordinances necessary to gain eternal life you must have the proper priesthood keys given by the proper authorities. Take a “Master” lock and attach … Continue reading

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Know vs Do

Submitted by: Robin Guthrie After many lessons on explaining a testimony, I did this for my YW class: I played a game with the YW with about 20 questions of general and interesting things to know about the organization, history … Continue reading

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Gloves

Source:Jaburek For family home evening one night we were trying to teach our children that we may not know if they had done anything wrong when they were not around us, but there was one that would. We talked to … Continue reading

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Follow the recipe

Several years ago in our primary, we had an object lesson that made quite an impression. I hope my words are adequate to describe how we did this. It does require some preparation. First…bake cookies (snickerdoodles work well) Second bake … Continue reading

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Highway Exits

For this story, tell a story that you have actually experienced or heard (we have all done this!) about driving on a new highway and its unfamiliar. You have a map or even someone giving you directions and for what … Continue reading

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Clothes pin

For an object lesson regarding marriage, partnerships, working together, etc. I used a simple clothespin. I showed the class that if I only have one side of the clothespin it does not perform it’s full function. However, with the two … Continue reading

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Potassium parmanganate

Aim: If you let your bad habits grow out of control, you will be overcome by them (their effects) and will find it very hard to win over them. Therefore identify your bad habits at their roots and make your … Continue reading

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Comb your own hair

Bring a few combs to the class, or have them use their own combs. If you bring your own, please make sure they are washed and very clean before offering students to use them. Have students comb their hair, with … Continue reading

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