October 2016 Visiting Teaching Message: "The Family Is Ordained of God"

by LDS Living Staff | October 7, 2016 | Lesson Helps

The visiting teaching message for October 2016 highlights the line from "The Family: A Proclamation to the ...


September 2016 Visiting Teaching Message: "Parenthood Is a Sacred Duty"

by LDS Living Staff | September 2, 2016 | Lesson Helps

Our Heavenly Father established families to help us teach correct principles in a loving atmosphere. Presid...


August 2016 Visiting Teaching Message: "Nurturing Families Together"

by LDS Living Staff | August 1, 2016 | Lesson Helps

A "husband and wife have a solemn responsibility to love and care for each other and for their children. Th...


July 2016 Visiting Teaching Message: "Our Potential for Parenthood"

by Katie Lambert | June 30, 2016 | Lesson Helps

"It was essential that God’s spirit children have mortal birth and an opportunity to progress toward eterna...


3 Ways to Be an Outstanding Home/Visiting Teacher

by LDS Living staff | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Home teaching is a critical part of the Church. It puts extra Priesthood holders in the home at least once ...


June 2016 Visiting Teaching Lesson: "Temple Ordinances and Covenants"

by LDS Living Staff | June 2, 2016 | Lesson Helps

"All the ordinances necessary for salvation and exaltation are accompanied by covenants with God. “Making a...


May 2016 Visiting Teaching Lesson: General Conference

by LDS Living Staff | May 6, 2016 | Lesson Helps

The following is a story that Sister Bonnie L. Oscarson shared in the Sunday morning session of General Con...


April 2016 Visiting Teaching Message: "Daughters of Our Eternal Father"

by LDS Living Staff | Lesson Helps

The scriptures teach us that “we are the offspring of God” (Acts 17:29). God referred to Emma Smith, wife o...


The Unexpected Thing That Happened After I Learned My Visiting Teachee Didn't Like Me

by Debra Sansing Woods | Mormon Life

I’m convinced that every sister in the Church has a best friend in her ward or branch that she hasn’t made ...


February 2016 Visiting Teaching Lesson: "Marriage is Ordained of God"

by LDS Living Staff | Lesson Helps

Prophets, apostles, and leaders continue to “solemnly proclaim that marriage between a man and a woman is o...