Family Home Evening Outline for: I will be honest with Heavenly Father, others, and myself.
Welcome everyone to Family Night
Sing: "I Believe in Being Honest" Children's Song Book pg 149
Have a member of the family member say the prayer
Discuss any family business
Scripture: 13th Article of Faith "We believe in being honest, true, chaste, benevolent, virtuous, and in doing good to all men; indeed, we may say that we follow the admonition of Paul - We believe all things, we hope all things, we have endured many things, and hope to be able to endure all things. If there is anything virtuous, lovely, or of good report or praiseworthy, we seek after these things."
Read the story the "Apple Adventure" by: Lindsay Law Wilcox found here.
Print out the three printables below.
Cut out the apples and tape them onto the tree. Have each family member take turns picking an apple off of the tree. Read the coordinating question with what number is on the chosen apple. Discuss the answers as a family. The questions are geared more towards primary age children, you may want to make different questions for mutual age.
Discuss why it is important to be honest. If we are honest then others will trust us. We are also keeping our Heavenly Father's commandment and we will be blessed for doing so.
Bear testimonies on honesty.
Close with a Family Prayer.
Cut up some apples and dip them into your favorite dipping (Caramel, white chocolate, Milk Chocolate, or even dark chocolate, Peanut Butter)
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