Additional Answers about What’s Coming for Children and Youth in 2020

  • 21 September 2018

On May 8 of this year, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced plans for new resources for girls and boys, young women, and young men coming in 2020. Some have wondered if camps and activities would continue to be a part of the experience for children and youth.

In response to these questions, two new frequently asked questions and answers have been posted on

The frequently asked questions explain that “camps and other outdoor activities will be an important part of gospel learning, building relationships, and strengthening faith in Jesus Christ.”

President M. Russell Ballard recently emphasized the need to find new ways to bless the children and youth of the Church.

“We have been considering for many years how we can best meet the needs of a worldwide Church. Our children and youth in every part of the world are so precious to us. We have a deep desire to help them strengthen faith in the Savior Jesus Christ and feel of His love,” President Ballard said.

To read the new frequently asked questions and answers, visit

Camps and other outdoor activities will be a part of the new children and youth experiences the Church is currently developing for 2020.