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[25 Aug 2009 | 42 Comments | ]
Treat Tuesday #22 – Digi Scrapped Book Cover

Today’s Treat is AMAZING! One of my personal faves, if I may say so myself. It’s a digitally scrapped, removable, book cover for our Relief Society “Teachings of Presidents of The Church: Joseph Smith Manual.” It’s in color, has a pic of Joseph Smith, has quotes from the August 2009 Visiting Teaching Message all over it, has a mini calendar on the back (cause I always need one) and a cool Visiting Teaching sticker on it too. See pics below. I’ve included detailed instructions, but it’s really easy. …

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[22 Aug 2009 | Comments Off on Treat Tuesday #21 – Pencil Tags (Tri-Lingual) | ]
Treat Tuesday #21 – Pencil Tags (Tri-Lingual)

Today’s Treat (Yes, I know it’s Saturday but I still owed you all one because I had to go out of town spur of the moment.)

Huge thanks to Gladys Araneda, from Santiago, Chile. Muchisimas gracias Gladys! I am posting some pre-made tags which she made, they can be attached to some No. 2 pencils. Take advantage of those Back-to-School specials and get a pack of pencils for the sisters you Visit Teach.
Here’s how her pencils turned out.

She attached the tags with Ribbons and even glued a little rose bud …

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[11 Aug 2009 | Comments Off on Ribbon Scripture Bookmarks | ]
Ribbon Scripture Bookmarks

Today’s Treat can be made from some scraps of ribbon and some plastic craft canvas (the kind with a ton of squares usually for yarn projects). They are Ribbon Bookmarks! I made these myself and have them in my scriptures (quad) and are very handy and totally add color to your scriptures. Most importantly, they help me to know where I am for various studying needs, like Sunday School, Personal & Family Scripture Study and then just a couple others for scriptures I like to look back on. There are …

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[4 Aug 2009 | Comments Off on Treat Tuesday #20 – Pocket watch | ]
Treat Tuesday #20 – Pocket watch

Today’s Treat is also a Message Enhancer. It’s a Pocket watch! See printable PDF below. This pocket watch has 2 quotes from the August 2009 Visiting Teaching Message.
70. Clock, watch, Pocket Watch:

“The Lord has told us that our time should ‘be devoted to the studying of the scriptures’ (D&C 26:1) and that ‘the Book of Mormon and the holy scriptures are given … for [our] instruction.” (D&C 33:16)” Julie B. Beck, General Relief Society President, My Soul Delighteth in the Scriptures, Ensign, May 2004)
“We cannot waste time entertaining ourselves when …

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[1 Aug 2009 | Comments Off on Visiting Teaching Message (Aug ‘09) | ]
Visiting Teaching Message (Aug ‘09)

Seek Education and Lifelong Learning, Ensign, Aug 2009, 61

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Why Should I Continually Seek Spiritual and Secular Education?
D&C 93:36–37: “The glory of God is intelligence, or, in other words, light and truth. Light and truth forsake that evil one.”
Julie B. Beck, Relief Society general president: “The Lord has told us that our time should ‘be devoted to the studying of the scriptures’ (D&C 26:1) and that ‘the Book of Mormon and the holy scriptures are given … for [our] instruction’ (D&C …