Tucson Temple

The kids and I decided to brave the heat the other day and headed to Tucson for the LDS temple open house for our Camp Beat the Heat field trip. It was a scorching day. But the views of the temple were worth the trip. The temple was beautiful! LDS temples are open to the […]

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Primary Singing Time and Special Needs Children, Part 3 of 3 Part Series

Guest post written by my sister, Chris Houghton.  Chris teaches music to children ages 3-11 each week during the children’s meeting (Primary) on Sunday. This class is split into two groups: ages 3-7 and 8-11.  Each class has an average of 40-50 children.      Singing Time Being a chorister for children is hard!  Let’s […]

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How Sunday Teachers Can Assist Special Needs Children, Part 2 of 3 Part Series

Over the years my children have had some great teachers in church and I have also had the opportunity to teach other special needs children in church. I have learned some things from these wonderfully patient teachers and from my own experiences. Love the Children Children are smart.  They know whether or not we like […]

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Helping Special Needs Children During Church, Part 1 of 3 Part Series

My husband and I love to attend church to renew and prepare ourselves for the week.  We believe that a belief in something greater than ourselves has helped us raise the children we have been given. Therefore, it has been important that we attend church to seek guidance and worship as we believe. So each […]

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