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Measure your Christlike Love

Items needed

  • a small scale

Start out by asking who has the longest hair, longest fingernails, highest heel, heaviest church bag, etc.

Measure or weigh the items. After a few of these questions, ask who has the most Christlike love (or the most charity, the most faith, strongest testimony, etc.).

How can we measure these intangible qualities?

Discuss this quote from President Monson: “The worth of a soul is its capacity to become as God.”

See also Value Beyond Measure by Joy D Jones.

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Jenny Smith is a designer who started blogging in 2004 to share lesson and activity ideas with members of her home branch Mississippi. Her collection has grown, and she now single-handedly manages the world's largest collection of free lesson help for LDS teachers with faceted search. Her library includes teaching techniques, object lessons, mini lessons, handouts, visual aids, and doctrinal mastery games categorized by scripture reference and gospel topic. Jenny loves tomatoes, Star Trek, and her family -- not necessarily in that order.
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