Tithing and Fasting/Gospel Doctrine Lesson #17

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Articles:

All Things Are The Lords: The Law of Consecration in the Doctrine and Covenants

Singular and Plural Address in the Scriptures by James R. Rasband

Like A Watered Garden by Elder Jeffrey R. Holland

The Windows of Heaven by Elder David A. Bednar

Letter to Edward Partridge, 2 May 1833

The Widows Mite by President Gordon B. Hinckley

The Law of the Fast: A Personal Responsibility to Care For the Poor and the Needy by Bishop Dean M. Davies

Why Does The Lord Require People to Live the Laws of Tithing and Fasting?

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E is for Earth

When one tugs at a single thing in nature, he finds it attached to the rest of the world. ~John Muir

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Invitation:

Recycled Materials Creation Station: For this invitation I cut up cardboard boxes into about 5×7-inch rectangles.  I put out toilet paper tubes that I had cut into about 1-inch circles, bottle caps, bits of fabric and paper leftover from other collage projects, cut up egg cartons, pieces of ribbon and pictures from magazines.  I also set out scissors and glue.  As the children arrived, I showed them our “creation station” and talked to them about creating a collage, however they wanted, out of all of these material.  Of course, since this is an invitation, whether they create a collage or not, is entirely up to the child. Continue reading