Saturday, January 12, 2013

'New Beginnings' in a new year - must read!

Young women learn about all the Lord intends them to become

By the Young Women general presidency

Each member of the Young Women general presidency shares her thoughts on new beginnings in 2013

Sister Elaine S. Dalton, Young Woman general president
A new year marks a new beginning — and in the Young Women we celebrate New Beginnings. Each year, parents and young women gather to learn how the Young Women lessons and activities can assist parents in helping their precious daughters become all that the Lord intended them to become. This gathering, "New Beginnings," can include an orientation to Personal Progress, activity plans for the coming year and, especially this year, the new resource "Come Follow Me: Learning Resources for Youth." This information is presented by the Laurel class and other leaders and advisers. Young women who will turn 12 in the coming year and all young women ages 12 to 18 are invited along with their parents. The new Mutual theme, "Stand ye in holy places, and be not moved" (Doctrine and Covenants 87:8) is introduced to both parents and young women using some of the resources in the "Strength of Youth" media. This wonderful resource helps support the youth in living the standards and learning how other youth around the world are incorporating the scriptural Mutual theme into their lives. These resources can also be used in lessons, family home evenings, activities and youth conferences. They coordinate with the doctrines being taught on Sunday and add a rich media element to the Teaching and Learning Resources for young women
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