Added Focus on Ministering Strengthens Visiting Teaching

by | Mar. 23, 2012

Lesson Helps

While Visiting Teaching Messages have always focused on the teachings of the Savior Jesus Christ, beginning in April they will begin to teach about ministering as He would. April’s message, “Love, Watch Over, and Strengthen,” is the first such message to teach these principles.

Visiting teaching can help all sisters follow a higher path of discipleship, said the Relief Society general presidency. They hope that visiting teachers will discuss these responsibilities with sisters they watch over or teach principles that will help sisters increase their faith, strengthen families, and give service.

Several resources have been provided to help familiarize Relief Society leaders and sisters with the current guidelines for visiting teaching.

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