Family Home Evening Lesson
"Love at Home"
Opening Song: “Love Is Spoken Here” (Children’s Song Book # 190)
Opening Prayer: Daddy
Love at Home:
Read 1 John 4:7-12, 16-21 and talk about these scriptures.
Explain that without love our home is just black and white. There is no color. If we love each other we love God and that brings light and color into our home. Color the “Love at Home” coloring page.
Song: “Love at Home” (Hymn # 194)
Activity: “My Family Loves Me” mirror coloring page. Color and cut out heart and place it on a mirror.
Make a list of 5-10 things you can do as a family to show each other how much you love each other and post it in a place that the whole family can see it and remember to make home a more loving environment.
Closing Song: “Where Is Love” (Children’s Song Book # 138)
Closing Prayer: Mommy
Treat: Blueberry Buckle
Blueberry Buckle Recipe
2 cups all purpose flour
2 tsp. baking powder
½ tsp. salt
¾ cup sugar
¼ cup butter
½ cup milk
2 cups blueberries
½ cup sugar
1/3 cup all purpose flour
½ tsp. ground cinnamon
¼ cup butter
Preheat oven to 350º. Grease 9x9x2 inch baking pan; set aside.
Stir together 2 cups flour, baking powder, and salt; set aside. In a medium bowl, combine ¾ cup sugar and ¼ cup butter. Beat with an electric mixer on medium speed until combined. Add egg; beat until fluffy. Alternately add flour mixture and milk to egg mixture, beating on low speed after each addition just until combined (batter will be slightly thick). Gently fold in blueberries. Spread batter in prepared pan.
For topping: In a small bowl combine- ½ cup sugar, 1/3 cup flour, and cinnamon. Cut in ¼ cup butter until mixture resembles coarse crumbs. Sprinkle topping over batter; sprinkle with additional sugar.
Bake for 40-45 minutes or until topping is golden and toothpick inserted in center come out clean. Serve warm. If desired, serve with whipped cream.