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.
One of Mormon’s last exhortations was that we “lay hold upon the gospel of Christ” (Mormon 7:8). What role do the scriptures play in helping us follow that counsel?
“Lay Hold upon the Word of God.” This Ensign article tells how holding to and studying the scriptures helps us avoid temptation.
“Robots and Rereading the Book of Mormon.” In this New Era article, a young woman learns the truthfulness of the Book of Mormon as she sees how it applies to her problems.
“Book of Mormon Buddies.” In this Friend story, Tory, a new member of the Church, learns to lay hold upon the gospel by reading the Book of Mormon with friends.
Although the Book of Mormon was written long ago, the words are meant specifically for us. How does knowing that the words are meant for you change how you read the Book of Mormon?
“‘I Know Your Doing’: The Book of Mormon Speaks to Our Times.” This Ensign article explores the intended audiences of the Book of Mormon and how it contains a warning and a testimony for our day.
“How the Book of Mormon Is the Keystone of Our Religion.” In this New Era article, Elder Jeffery R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles shares three reasons why the Book of Mormon is the keystone of our religion.
“Mormon’s Plates.” In this illustrated scripture story for young readers, learn how Mormon put together the Book of Mormon so we could read it today. Includes a coloring page.