Presentation on theme: "Congratulations on your new Stake Young Women’s Calling!"— Presentation transcript:
1 Congratulations on your new Stake Young Women’s Calling!
2 Vision of the Young Women’s Auxiliary Help prepare each young woman to be worthy to make and keep sacred covenants and receive the ordinances of the temple.
3 As a Stake Young Women’s Leader you assist Ward Young Women Leaders to assist parents and priesthood leaders to watch over and strengthen young women ages 12 to 18
4 Help Each Young Woman: Understand her identity as a daughter of God Be worthy by obeying the commandments and living the standardsRecognize and act upon the prompting of the SpiritPrepare for her future roles as wife, mother, homemaker, and leader.Keep her baptismal covenant and be worhty to make and keep sacred temple covenants.
6 Prepare SpirituallyStudy the scriptures with young women and young women leaders in mind.Pray, ponder, be worthy, attend the temple, and listen for revelationBe strictly obedient to the commandments, and exemplify the standards in behavior, language, dress and so on.Rejoice in the privilege to serve
7 Participate in Councils Represent the needs of ward young women leaders and young women leaders to the stake councilOffer observations, concerns, and recommendations for consideration.Follow the direction of priesthood leaders
8 Serve as a resource to Ward Young Women Presidencies Instruct and advise individual presidencies as requested by the ward and directed by the stake presidencyTeach leaders how to identify and respond to the needs of the young womenInstruction could address how to improve gospel teaching and learningTeach the doctrine and then allow them to govern themselves.
9 Occasionally visit ward Young Women meetings and activities to give support and ensure that the organization is functioning properlyCoordinate these visits with the ward Young Women’s PresidencyAttend New Beginnings & Young Women in Excellence when invited.Attend during Ward Conference
10 Meetings Sacrament Meeting & other church block meeting Stake Young Women Presidency MeetingLeadership MeetingStake Aaronic Priesthood-Young Women CommitteeStake CouncilGeneral Young Women’s BroadcastGeneral Leadership Meetings (Regional, SLC)Orientation of new presidency if requested by wardStake Youth CouncilWard ConferencesOther meetings, as directed by Stake PresidencyCamp/Jr LeaderEarly Morning Youth DevotionalsWard New Beginnings and Young Women in Excellence
11 Resource Material that is available to help you in your callings ScripturesGeneral Conference AddressManuals and HandbooksGuidebook for parents & leaders of youthYoung Women manuals and annual resource guidePersonal ProgressFor the Strength of Youth pamphletYoung Women Camp Manual & leader bookletChurch Handbook of Instructions, Book 2Church Magazines, True to the Faith, Preach My GospelLDS.org (youngwomen.lds.org)
12 Activities Camp General Young Women’s Broadcast Stake Activities Youth CouncilPennies by the InchRegional ActivitiesService ActivitiesFiresides
13 FinancesSubmit a yearly budget to stake presidency to be approved by OctoberTo be reimbursed fill out Reimbursement Request or Expense Authorization Form and attach all receipts and give to stake Financial Clerk or Stake Presidency memberEnsure that Stake Young Women finances are used according to the current budget and finance policies of the church
14 CalendarSubmit a yearly calendar of proposed events to be approved by Stake Presidency and high council by October
15 Young Womanhood Recognition You can get letter for the young women and their leaders as they complete their Young Womanhood RecognitionRecognize them in a meeting
16 Advice we’d like to share Love the young women leaders you servePray for the young women leaders you serveListen to your Priesthood leaders and follow their counsel.Be Patient