Now, all of you at some time or another have come up with an issue you have about Relief Society visiting teaching. You say, “Well, I’m not really fond of my partner.” Or, “The sisters we’re asked to visit and I, don’t connect. Our schedules don’t match,” or “I’m afraid to go,” or “I’ve had […]
Self-reliance is the ability, commitment, and effort to provide for the spiritual and temporal well-being of ourselves and of our families. As we learn and apply the principles of self-reliance in our homes and communities, we have opportunities to care for the poor and needy and to help others become self-reliant so they can endure […]
Welfare The purposes of Church welfare are to help members become self-reliant, to care for the poor and needy, and to give service. Welfare is central to the work of Relief Society. Opportunities to serve often begin with visiting teachers who seek inspiration to know how to respond to the needs of each sister they […]
If you’ve got a watch, and it’s not digital, you can use it like a compass. First, point the hour hand towards the sun. Then find an imaginary line halfway between the hour hand and the 12 on the watch face. (During daylight savings time, the halfway line is between the hour hand and the […]
For the home Make a small ironing table out of a tv tray!
Jesus Christ was a master teacher. He set the example for us as He “taught women in multitudes and as individuals, on the street and by the seashore, at the well and in their homes. He showed loving-kindness toward them and healed them and their family members.”1 He taught Martha and Mary and “invited them […]