“Matthew 26; Mark 14; Luke 22; John 18,” Ensign, June 2019
After you’ve studied the scripture passages for this week and reviewed the questions and activities in the manual, consider sharing any of the following articles and activities with your family. These additional resources selected by the Church magazines staff can assist you as you strive to teach the gospel in your home.
Jesus broke bread and gave wine to his disciples to symbolize his coming suffering and death. As you prepare for the sacrament this week, consider reading the articles below and pondering on the symbolic significance of that ordinance.
“Behold the Lamb of God.” In this general conference address, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland counsels us to keep the Sabbath and the sacrament holy as we ponder on Christ’s ultimate sacrifice.
“That They Do Always Remember Him.” In this general conference address, Elder Claudio R. M. Costa of the Seventy gives some ways we can better focus on Christ as we listen to the sacrament prayers each week.
“The Last Supper.” Watch this Bible video and discuss what it might have been like to experience this sacred event.
“Jesus Gave Us the Sacrament.” Share this illustrated story of Christ before and after he was resurrected, and then discuss how your family can remember Jesus more in your daily lives.
“The Sacrament Helps Us Remember Jesus.” Use the story and activity ideas from this Friend article to help your family appreciate the importance of the sacrament.
After the Last Supper, Jesus went to the Garden of Gethsemane, where He bled from every pore and suffered for each of us that we might be able to repent and return to our Heavenly Father.
“The Purifying Power of Gethsemane.” In this classic general conference address, Elder Bruce R. McConkie (1915–85) invites all members of the Church to gain a surer knowledge of the Atonement of Jesus Christ.
“The Savior Suffers in Gethsemane.” Share with your family this Bible video depicting Christ’s suffering in Gethsemane. Discuss how His sacrifice has helped you in your life.