2009 Primary Sharing Time Theme

2009 Primary Sharing Time Theme

“Happiness in family life is most likely to be achieved when founded upon the teachings of the Lord Jesus Christ." ("The Family: a Proclamation to the World," paragraph 7).

  • Theme: I am a spirit child of Heavenly Father.
  • Scripture: “All of you are children of the most High" (Psalm 82:6).
  • Song: “I Lived in Heaven” (CS, 4) OR "The Family is of God" (Friend or Liahona, Oct. 2008)

  • Theme: I came to earth as part of a family.
  • Scripture: “The family is ordained of God.” ( "Proclamation" paragraph 7)
  • Song: “How Firm a Foundation” (Hymns, no. 85, verses 1 and 3)

  • Theme: Family members have important responsibilities.
  • Scripture: “Organize yourselves; prepare every needful thing; and establish a house, even a house of prayer, a house of fasting, a house of faith, a house of learning, a house of glory, a house of order, a house of God.” (D&C 88:119)
  • Song: “My Eternal Family” (Pages 10-11 of outline)

  • Theme: Jesus Christ made it possible to live with my Heavenly Father again.
  • Scripture: “I am the way, the truth, and the life; no man cometh unto the Father, but by me” ( John 14:6)
  • Song: Song of your choice about Jesus Christ from the Children's Song Book, Hymns, Friend or Liahona

  • Theme: Baptism and confirmation are ordinances that bless my family.
  • Scripture: “Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit,he cannot enter into the kingdom of God” (John 3:5)
  • Song: “Baptism” (CS, 100) OR "I Want to be Baptized" (Friend, July 2005, 45)

  • Theme: Faith, prayer, repentance,and forgiveness strengthen me and my family.
  • Scripture: "Successful...families are established and maintained on principles of faith, prayer, repentance, [and] forgiveness ” ( "Proclamation," paragraph 7)
  • Song: “Seek the Lord Early” (CS, 108)

  • Theme: I will strengthen my family.
  • Scripture: “And ye will not have a mind to injure one another, but to live peaceably”
    (Mosiah 4:13)

  • Song: Song of your choice about Jesus Christ from the Children's Song Book, Hymns, Friend or Liahona

  • Theme: Temple blessings unite families.
  • Scripture: “I will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt bind on earth shall be bound on heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven ” (Matthew 16:19)
  • Song: “Families Can Be Together Forever” (CS, 188)

  • Theme: Prophets teach me how to strengthen my family.
  • Scripture: “What I the Lord have spoken, I have spoken,...whether by mine own voice or by the voice of my servants, it is the same” (D&C 1:38)

  • Theme: "The Family: A Proclamation to the World" teaches me about families.
  • Scripture: “The family is central to the Creator's plan for the eternal destiny of His children ” ("Proclamation," paragraph 1)

  • Theme: My family and I can serve others.
  • Scripture: “By love serve one another”
    (Galatians 5:13)

  • Theme: My family is blessed when we remember Jesus Christ.
  • Scripture: “I know that my redeemer liveth, and that he shall stand at the latter day upon the earth” (Job 19:25)

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