January: The Godhead

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 them come to understand better their own divine identity and purpose as daughters of God.

Who am I, and who can I become?

Who am I, and who can I become?
Who am I, and who can I become? https://www.lds.org/youth/learn/yw/godhead/become?lang=eng We are beloved spirit daughters of heavenly parents, and, as such, we have a divine nature and destiny. By divine design, we have unique gifts and talents that will help us fulfill our destiny as daughters of God. Knowing who we are gives our lives purpose...

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What are the roles of the Holy Ghost?

What are the roles of the Holy Ghost?
What are the roles of the Holy Ghost? https://www.lds.org/youth/learn/yw/godhead/roles?lang=eng The Holy Ghost, a member of the Godhead, bears witness of Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. He is the source of personal testimony and revelation. He can guide us in our decisions and protect us from physical and spiritual danger. He is known as the Comforter,...

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Why is Jesus Christ important in my life?

Why is Jesus Christ important in my life?
Why is Jesus Christ important in my life? https://www.lds.org/youth/learn/yw/godhead/important?lang=eng Jesus Christ was chosen to be our Savior. His Atonement makes it possible for us to be resurrected and to repent and be forgiven so we can return to our Heavenly Father’s presence. In addition to saving us from our sins, Jesus Christ, our Savior, also...

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How can I know my Heavenly Father?

How can I know my Heavenly Father?
  How can I know my Heavenly Father?   https://www.lds.org/youth/learn/yw/godhead/heavenly-father?lang=eng   We are daughters of our Heavenly Father, who loves us and wants us to draw near to Him. He has given us the opportunity to pray to Him and has promised to hear and answer our prayers. We can also come to know Him...

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What do we know about the nature of the Godhead?

What do we know about the nature of the Godhead?
What do we know about the nature of the Godhead?   https://www.lds.org/youth/learn/yw/godhead/know?lang=eng The Godhead includes God the Eternal Father, the Savior Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost. Although the members of the Godhead are distinct beings with distinct roles, They are one in purpose. They are perfectly united in bringing to pass Heavenly Father’s plan...

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From LDS.ORG

Mutual

Many of the lesson topics and learning activities in this unit would work well as Mutual activities. Work with class presidencies in selecting and planning appropriate activities to reinforce what the young women learn on Sunday.

Personal Progress

The following activities from Personal Progress relate to the lessons in this unit:

Faith value experience 5

Divine nature value experiences 1, 2, and 6

Individual worth value experience 1

Note to the teacher

Throughout this unit, you may want to remind the young women that the names of Deity are sacred (see D&C 63:61). Encourage them to use these names with reverence and respect.

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