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Nettie Francis

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B.S., Brigham Young University; co-founder and editor, The Wyoming Woman Magazine; columnist, Casper Journal, mother of 10 children

Classes Taught

  • Principles and Practices of Family Organization
    • Fri 10:20 AM
    • Sat 10:20 AM
  • The family is the basic and eternal unit of society and, like any institution, may become a great force for good when effectively led and organized. Discussion of specific practices for maximizing family councils, family home evening, family prayer, family scripture study, Sabbath day observance, and other gospel tools. Effective family organization can build testimony, strengthen unity, teach children leadership skills, and help families fulfill our purposes on earth to return intact to our Heavenly Home.

  • Principles and Practices of Purposeful Motherhood
    • Thu 1:00 PM
    • Fri 1:00 PM
  • There is no way to be a perfect mother, but there are a MILLION ways to be a good one! Thankfully, prophets and church leaders have provided principles for purposeful parenting. We will take an in-depth look at these principles and discuss specific ways to implement them so we can feel happy and successful in our divine motherhood role.