Come, Follow Me
Learning Resources for Youth
teaching and learning for conversion
About this manual
The lessons in this manual are organized into units that address doctrinal fundamentals of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. Each lesson focuses on questions that youth may have and doctrinal principles that can help them find answers. The lessons are designed to help you prepare spiritually by learning the doctrine for yourself and then plan ways to engage the youth in powerful learning experiences.
You can find additional resources and teaching ideas for each of these lessons at lds.org/ youth/learn. Online lessons include: • Links
to the most recent teachings from the living prophets, apostles, and other Church leaders. These links are updated regularly, so refer back to them often. to videos, images, and other media you can use to prepare yourself spiritually and to teach the youth. that demonstrate effective teaching to enhance your ability to help the youth become converted. teaching ideas.
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January: The Godhead
What do we know about the nature of the Godhead? How can I know my Heavenly Father? Why is Jesus Christ important in my life? What are the roles of the Holy Ghost? Who am I, and who can I become?
February: The Plan of Salvation
What is the plan of salvation? What happened in my premortal life? What is the purpose of life? Why do the choices I make matter? Why do we have adversity? How can I find comfort when someone I care about dies? Why should I treat my body like a temple?
March: The Atonement of Jesus Christ
What is the Atonement of Jesus Christ? What does it mean to have faith in Jesus Christ? How can repentance help me every day? What is grace? Why do I need to forgive others? What is the resurrection? How can the Atonement help me during my trials?
April: The Apostasy and the Restoration
Why was a restoration necessary? Why do we need the Book of Mormon? How was the priesthood restored? What was Joseph Smith’s role in the Restoration? Why is the First Vision important?
May: Prophets and Revelation
Why is it important to listen to and follow the living prophets? How do I receive personal revelation? How can I make my prayers more meaningful? Why is it important to study the scriptures? How can I strengthen my testimony? How can a patriarchal blessing help me?
June: Priesthood and Priesthood Keys
What is the priesthood? What are the duties of priesthood holders? What are the keys of the priesthood? How does the priesthood bless me? How do I honor and uphold the priesthood?
January: The Godhead
“We believe in God, the Eternal Father, and in His Son, Jesus Christ, and in the Holy Ghost” (Articles of Faith 1:1). The outlines in this unit will help the young women understand the true nature of the members of the Godhead and the roles of each in fulfilling Heavenly Father’s plan of salvation. This knowledge will help the young women come to understand better their own divine identity and purpose as daughters of God.
Seek the inspiration of the Spirit as you select from the outlines below. Let the questions and interests of the young women guide you as you decide which outlines to teach and how long to spend on a topic. These outlines are not meant to prescribe what you will say and do in the class. They are designed to help you learn the doctrine for yourself and prepare learning experiences adapted to the needs of the young women you teach. What do we know about the nature of the Godhead? How can I know my Heavenly Father? Why is Jesus Christ important in my life? What are the roles of the Holy Ghost? Who am I, and who can I become? yourself. Study the...