PEACE QUILT
My family can be together forever through temple blessings
(by Julie C in Boise)

This is an idea for an integrated share time for the month of February. Please understand that if done as written it would not take up the entire time...but these are just ideas...

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Usually you make quilts for someone you love. Today we are going to see how Heavenly Father made the gospel like a quilt because He loves us so much. SING I FEEL MY SAVIOR'S LOVE CS 74 VERSE 1

Sometimes quilts are called comforters. Heavenly Father sent us a comforter.

SING "THE HOLY GHOST" CS 105

Quilts are made of pieces. But that's different than the peace we feel when we are living the gospel. (PEACE)
SING "I FEEL MY SAVIOR'S LOVE" CS 74 VERSE 2

All the pieces of the quilt belong together, like all the member of your family belong together. I feel good knowing that I BELONG TO THE CHURCH OF JESUS CHRIST CS 77 & FAMILIES CAN BE TOGETHER FOREVER CS 188 (BELONGING)
SING CS 77/CS 188

It's silly to think the blanket will protect you, but it just feels safer. There's a feeling of safety that comes from knowing Heavenly Father and Jesus are watching over us. (SAFETY)

SING "I FEEL MY SAVIOR'S LOVE" CS 74 VERSE 3

One more thing quilts make me feel is quiet. Like the feeling I get when I walk in the church and feel the quiet spirit of reverence. (QUIET)
SING "REVERENTLY QUIETLY" CS 26

(Have quilt blocks made out of paper with designs or use actual quilt blocks. On each quilt block have one of the words written on it...WARMTH, COMFORT, PEACE, BELONGING, SAFETY, QUIET. As you prepare at home, put these pieces together, but have a space in the middle where there is no quilt block and it is in the shape of a heart. After the quilt is put together in share time put the letters LOVE in the open space. Have the children put the quilt together as you sing the songs in share time.)