Official policies and announcements

Gospel literacy efforts will vary, depending on local circumstances. For example, Church leaders may:

Help members complete community or private literacy programs.- Encourage members to read and discuss the scriptures, record testimonies, and study the words of the prophets.

Encourage families to read together at home.

Invite all members to bring their scriptures to Church, and encourage teachers to use the scriptures in their presentations, giving the references so class members can read along.

Devote some homemaking activities to literacy needs and skills, such a teaching sisters to help children learn to read. . . .

Gospel Literacy Guidelines

for Priesthood and Relief Society Leaders

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