Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Spice Voyage

We decided February was a good month to learn more about spicing things up...
in the kitchen that is

Sisters signed up and were provided with a different spice and were given the task of making a dish using that spice. We brought our muffin tins and tasted exotic cuisines from all over. 
Our "Spice Voyage" activity was a success and here are some the yummy recipes to prove it! 
(Pleas email me your recipes asap so I can add them below)

"In ancient days the balm of Gilead was an aromatic spice used to heal and soothe. Made from a bush or a tree that grew plentifully around Gilead, it was a popularly traded commodity, always in high demand... In Relief Society we hold constant the virtues relating to women, mothers, families, and righteous living. At peace with this God-defined direction, Relief Society sisters can bring this balm of Gilead to troubled times. We have the spiritual resources of faith, hope, and compassion to apply as the balm..."

 "My sisters of Relief Society, we are the bearers of the balm of Gilead. May your Relief Society sisterhood soothe and bless you. May you know how I support you in all you do for and with your families. May you feel the ameliorating influence, the balm of Relief Society." 
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Monday, February 3, 2014

February 2014 VT Message

Happy February! The visiting teaching message for the month is The Divine Mission of Jesus Christ: Good Shepherd And here are the printables if you choose to use them in your visiting teaching this month. Remember what we learned during the Visiting Teaching Conference we had on Sunday and let's implement it, being a visiting teacher is our most important church calling. No one says it better than the prophet when he said, 

Click HERE to download the printables to your computer.