3 Nephi 1–7
September 2020

Come, Follow Me: Book of Mormon—Support Articles and Activities

September 7–13

3 Nephi 1–7

“Lift Up Your Head and Be of Good Cheer”

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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 can assist you as you strive to teach the gospel in your home.

3 Nephi 2:1–3

Remembering Spiritual Experiences

The Nephites started to fall into wickedness as they let themselves forget the signs of the birth of Jesus Christ and the miracles they had seen. Similarly, if we forget our spiritual experiences, it will be easier for us to drift away from the gospel.


  • Spiritually Defining Memories.” In this general conference address, Elder Neil L. Andersen of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles teaches that spiritual experiences, when brought back to our minds, are like luminous stones that can brighten the way before us.

  • How Can We Keep from Forgetting Spiritual Experiences?” This article from the Ensign provides some ideas of how you can remember spiritual experiences.

  • 5 Unique Ways to Record and Remember Revelation.” This young adult article from the Ensign provides five tips that can help you as you strive to remember your spiritual experiences.

  • Questions and Answers.” This New Era article has advice from leaders and youth to help you know if you’ve had a spiritual experience and how to remember it later on.

  • Jared’s Journal.” In this Friend story, Jared learns he can color in a journal to remember important things.


  • Remembering Jar.” Use this activity from the Ensign series “Family Study Fun” to help your family notice the blessings of God in your daily lives.

  • Scripture Journal.” This activity idea from the Friend can help your children start writing what they learn from the scriptures. Includes a doorknob tag to print and cut out.

3 Nephi 3:12–25

Coming Together in Strength

The Nephites found strength in numbers when they gathered together to fight against the Gadianton robbers. Similarly, when we unite as members of the Church, we can find power and peace together as we defend ourselves against the forces of the adversary.


  • The Book of Mormon and the Descent into Dissent.” This article from the Ensign shows us the dangers of dissent in the Church and how we are strongest when we are united.

  • Love Crosses Borders.” Read this New Era article to see how youth from California and Mexico worked together as one to build homes for those that needed them.

  • The Perfect Match.” In this Friend article, Maggie learns to play with someone who is different from her.