3 Tips for Preparing Your Children for Baptism
How do parents decide on the best way to teach their child about the importance of baptism? And how much does the child actually understand? We want to hear from you!
Baptism Pillowcase Gift Idea & Free Printable!
I have been busy working on several different Primary Gift ideas. Last week I shared a 2016 Birthday Gift idea, HERE. I also shared some great Christmas gift ideas on Facebook & Periscope (post…
Baptism Talk with Kit Kat Reminder
This afternoon I am speaking at the baptism of a sweet nine-year old son who was just adopted into our friends' family. They asked me to speak at his baptism this afternoon so I wrote this talk this morning. Our main audience will be children so I know this object lesson will hold their attention and that they'll remember what is said. Feel free to use this talk. By the way, I didn't think of the concept of using the Kit Kat, it is "out there" on Pinterest. I just made the graphics and wrote…
Baptismal Covenants - KITKAT
My kids came home with a little hand out from primary last week involving chocolate and they ate it right in front of me too. NOT COOL! So... I stole the idea from the cute primary leaders in our ward who I think stole it from Pinterest. Of course I had to make my own cute-i-fied version. I printed them out on 4x6 cardstock paper front and back. The KitKat picture on the page is the same size as the little miniature two piece kitkats. So after you print them out, just stick the real one…
Look who is turning 8! …. in May. So why am I writing about Crew’s 8th birthday this early? Because when you are a Mormon, 8 is the age when we are generally baptized. We believe childre
A Baptismal Talk
Over the weekend I was able to attend a baptism of a girl my family has helped bring the gospel to. It was such a sweet blessing to be able to see and to be able to feel the spirit that was present on that special day. I was honored and surprised when she asked me to give the talk on baptism. I've only attended one other baptism that I can remember besides my own, and I was not paying attention to the talks in either mine or the one I attended. I had no idea what I was going to say…
Instant Pot Cheesy Chicken and Rice
This Instant Pot Cheesy Chicken and Rice will be the best comfort food recipe that you make in your pressure cooker! A one-pot recipe loaded with cheese and mixed vegetables, it will become a family favorite that you make over and over again.
LDS Primary Aged Child Baptism Ideas
One of my favorite things when I was Primary President was the baptisms! I loved interviewing the primary children and looked forward to attend their baptisms. I meant to post this a while ago before I was released, but times get busy. Here are some ideas and free printables I used: Free PDF Baptism Printables Download Baptism Interview Sheet: Baptism Towel and Poem: Free PDF Download for the 4 to a page Faith in God Introduction: When I would do my baptism interviews I would take a Faith in…
Talk on Baptism
This is a talk on baptism that I gave on Saturday. It was a Stake baptism and only three boys were being baptized, one of which was my nephew, Jake. I am honored to have been asked to give th…
Baptism Candy Bar Posters
My nephew is getting baptized on Saturday. Here is our gift to him: "Dear Anden, You are a Sweetart and Mounds of fun. We are full of Joy for your decision to get baptized. What you did today was more than a Fun Dip, it was a real Lifesaver. When you come to a Rocky Road and need Extra help, be sure to Take 5 to pray and read your scriptures Good & Plenty. We love you to Pieces!" We're so excited to give it to him! UPDATED: Another baptism candy bar poster: