Youth

    It is vital that the youth of today have a solid understanding of the gospel and a firm testimony of our Saviour Jesus Christ.
    A bishop’s primary role emphasized, ward Young Men presidencies discontinued, and Young Women presidents have a direct line to the bishop.
    “I’m bursting with joy because I can do something that I like.” (Fernanda, a 10-year-old girl from Curitiba, Brazil)
    All leaders and teachers of children or youth are to complete this training within one month of being called.
    “Remember, not a season of life passes without temptation, trial, or torment, whether spiritually or physically.” President Russell M. Nelson
    Youth in the United States and Canada will be eligible to attend FSY every other year between the year when they turn 14 and the year they graduate from high school.
    You can host your own indexing activity to get the youth excited about family history.
    “We want to see who you want to become, who you desire to become, and what you desire your life to look like.” Debbie Angelos
    “Youth are part of a battalion, as President Nelson taught; no one needs to feel alone. We are together.” Stephen W. Owen, Young Men General President
    These guidelines should be shared with youth and their parents before their first interviews.
    “I think the youth of this generation have been saved for this time--to bring family history forward.”
    “Let the dead speak forth anthems of eternal praise to the King Immanuel….” (Doctrine and Covenants 128: 22)