05 March 2013

RootsTech: Classes for Priesthood and Church Leaders



General Authority and other Church leaders provide Family History Training on March 23, 2013, at the Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City

Priesthood and Church leaders are invited to participate in free family history training on Saturday, March 23, 2013.

Registration is required at rootstech.org/Fhcallings Training includes:

Special Family History Devotional
9:45 AM, Elder Allen F. Packer, First Quorum of the Seventy, Salt Palace Hall 2
For all Church Members
The doctrine of family history and the work of salvation.
The Role of Family History in the Work of Salvation
11:00 AM, Elder Bradley D. Foster, Second Quorum of the Seventy, Salt Palace Hall 2
For Anyone with a Family History Related Calling
Learn successful practices for using family history in wards and stakes to:
  • Receive the full blessings of the temple
  • Focus on the work for YOUR dead
  • Strengthen family connections
  • Support Priesthood leaders and councils

Priesthood Leaders: Family History as a Resource in the Work of Salvation
12:40 PM, Elder Paul E. Koelliker, First Quorum of the Seventy, Salt Palace Hall 1
For Priesthood Leaders:  Learn how Priesthood leaders play a large role in the success of ward or stake family history activities. Learn how to use family history to strengthen families, reactivate members, and as a missionary too.
Youth Leaders: Using Family History to Bless the Lives of Your Youth
12:40 PM, David L. Beck, Young Men General President, Salt Palace 155 C
Using Family History to Bless the Lives of Your Youth
Learn about the blessings promised to youth who engage in family history work. Come away with ideas on how to plan activities like pioneer treks, youth conferences, scouting, and the Duty to God and Personal Progress.