Month: January 2021

January 18-24, 2021 Come, Follow Me Songs

“My Work Shall Go Forth”

Doctrine and Covenants 3-5

God’s paths are straight. (Doctrine and Covenants 3:1-4)

  1. The Iron Rod  H274 (also Trust)
  2. Come All Ye Saints Who Dwell on Earth H65, especially verses 2 & 3
  3. *Choose the Right Way CS160 (also Trust)

I should trust God rather than fearing man. (Doctrine and Covenants 3:1–15)

  1. How Gentle God’s Commands H125 (also Straight)
  2. We’re Not Ashamed to Own Our Lord H57
  3. *Dare to Do Right CS158 

The Lord asks me to serve Him with all my heart. (Doctrine and Covenants 4)

  1. I’ll Go Where You Want Me to Go H270 (also Trust)
  2. Go Forth with Faith H263
  3. Let Us All Press On H243 (also Trust)
  4. Called to Serve H249 or CS174
  5. I Will Be Valiant CS162   (also Straight, Trust)

I can gain my own witness of the Book of Mormon. (Doctrine and Covenants 5)

  1. As I Search the Holy Scriptures H277
  2. An Angel from on High H13 (also Serve)
  3. I Want to Be a Missionary Now CS168
  4. *Search, Ponder, and Pray CS109 
  5. *The Eighth Article of Faith CS127

This generation shall receive God’s word through Joseph Smith. (Doctrine and Covenants 5:1–10)

  1. Now We’ll Sing with One Accord H25
  2. Come, Sing to the Lord H10
  3. An Angel Came to Joseph Smith CS86 (also Witness)
  4. On a Golden Springtime CS88

*These songs are especially appropriate for young children. For a topical index of more Primary Songs that are great for young children, see the Ideas page.

For suggestions about how to use this music list, see the Ideas page.

January 11-17, 2021 Come, Follow Me Songs

“The Hearts of the Children Shall Turn to Their Fathers”

D&C 2; Joseph Smith—History 1:27-65

God has a work for me to do. (Joseph Smith—History 1:27-33)

  1. I Will Follow God’s Plan CS164 
  2. Have I Done Any Good? H223
  3. I Have Work Enough to Do H224
  4. Put Your Shoulder to the Wheel H252

I can come to the Lord with my mistakes and seek forgiveness. (Joseph Smith—History 1:28-29)

  1. Help Us, O God to Understand CS73b
  2. Choose the Right Way CS160
  3. Dare to Do Right CS158 
  4. As Now We Take the Sacrament H169, especially verse 2

The Book of Mormon contains “the fullness of the everlasting Gospel.” (Joseph Smith—History 1:34-65)

  1. An Angel From on High H13 (also Prophecies)
  2. Now We’ll Sing with One Accord H25 (also Prophecies)
  3. An Angel Came to Joseph Smith CS86a

The Restoration of the gospel fulfilled ancient prophecies. (Joseph Smith—History 1:36-41)

  1. Let Earth’s Inhabitants Rejoice H53, especially verse 2
  2. High on the Mountain Top H5, especially verse 2
  3. Awake and Arise H8, especially verse 2
  4. Come, Sing to the Lord H10, especially verse 2

Elijah came to turn my heart to my ancestors. (D&C 2)

  1. Family History – I am Doing It CS94
  2. The Hearts of the Children CS92
  3. Truth from Elijah CS90
  4. Turn Your Hearts H291
  5. Holy Temples on Mount Zion H289

*These songs are especially appropriate for young children. For a topical index of more Primary Songs that are great for young children, see the Ideas page.

For suggestions about how to use this music list, see the Ideas page.