The Lord has asked us as covenant keeper to proclaim the Lord's teachings unto the entire world and to prepare to accomplish what the Prophet Joseph Smith proclaimed - to see that "the truth of God [goes] forth boldly, nobly … till it has penetrated every continent … swept every country, and sounded in every ear, till the purposes of god shall be accomplished. …" (Documentary History of the Church, vol. 4, p. 540.)
In order to proclaim and to prepare the world we must teach our children not only to be righteous covenant keepers, but to become effective teachers too. As mothers we are their teachers, but how are we teaching them to become teachers?
Here is how to teach them how to teach:
The church has two new manuals/programs to help us: Gospel Teaching and Learning and Teaching Christ's Way. They are both fantastic in helping us become better teachers and teaching how to teach.
Here is a few things the Savior said about teaching:
The next few Table Talk Discussions will be focusing on a learning pattern to help you and your children how to teach effectively so that we, as mothers, are preparing to accomplish and witness the "truth of God [going] forth boldly, nobly, till it has penetrated every continent … swept every country and sounded in every ear, till the purposes of god shall be accomplished. …"
Tresta Neil is a homeschool mother of eight. She was born with curiosity and increases that curiosity through symbology!