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the envelopes…finally!

by Shawni
I hope these are readable!

As promised, below please find pictures of the contents of our envelopes for our “Daughter of God” week. (Click HERE for more info. on what I’m talking about.)

I decided to just put pictures of what was in the envelopes here to make it easier, and I’ll have my secretary (she’s super cute and is named Elle/Grace…I know, weird name:) attach all the helpful word documents to an email and send it out shortly.

These will give anyone wanting to do this activity ideas. I think each group of girls will have different needs, worries or focuses so of course the seven envelopes can be filled with any variety of things, this is just what we came up with after attending the temple together and being prayerful about it for our specific girls.

The most important thing in my opinion is to keep the letters short and sweet (which you’ll see I did not adhere to so well…), and to end with a “call to action” or a challenge. We felt that if the girls wrote about their feelings in their journals –even just for a minute– those feelings would take seed in their hearts that much more fully.

SUNDAY:There were two letters in this one (above and below) and we just copied these ones from my friend who started this whole hoopla in California. I think she said things so perfectly.

MONDAY:

TUESDAY:

WEDNESDAY:(front above, back below)

THURSDAY:

FRIDAY:

SATURDAY:
We put all seven envelopes into larger manilla envelopes and handed them out the girls the first Sunday of the week.
There you go!

Again, Elle/Grace will send you attachments of some really helpful documents as well that have been whipped up by the amazingly creative and spiritual YW leader in California for you. (She’s the mastermind behind this whole idea). I think we need to all give her a round of applause and blow her a big kiss 🙂 Please be patient with us as we try to get info. out to so many! If you are still hoping to add your name to the list of those who would like the info. please see pink note below with digital files available rather than leaving more comments here. Let me know if for some reason that link isn’t working at sepphotography at gmail dot com.

Love, Shawni

p.s. (post-edit note) The attachments you can download from the link below are a sum-up of “how-tos” on doing the “Daughter of God” week, not files from these envelopes. Those I do not have…you can copy or come up with new much more creative ideas on those ones as you wish.


second post edit note: Elle has worked her little heart out to get emails sent to all the people on this list and is finally finished! (hooray!) If you are reading this post after January 12, 2012 and would still like to have the information, please see below…

THIRD post-edit note (7-9-14):
I have figured out how to attach all the info. from the email I have been sending directly to people who have requested it into a blog post.  Click HERE to download all the links and information about this week if you would like to replicate it in your own neck of the woods.  May these materials be a help to you and the girls you are working with!

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57 comments

gisa04 December 5, 2011 - 7:16 am

Thank you for taking the time to share this idea. It is so beautiful.

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Jen December 5, 2011 - 7:34 am

I'd love the info. Thanks so much for sharing. Please add my email: fivecrazykids@shaw.ca

Thank you!
🙂 Jenny

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Heather December 5, 2011 - 7:49 am

thanks!

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Lindsay Harrell December 5, 2011 - 1:11 pm

Thanks so much! Please add my email:
lindsayharrell@hotmail.com

Thanks again!

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Theresa December 5, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Would really appreciate the information. Thanks for sharing!!!
Tbliznik@aim.com

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kelly December 5, 2011 - 1:29 pm

I'd like this info. Thanks you very much.tonyandkelly20@msn.com

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likeschocolate December 5, 2011 - 1:44 pm

This is amazing. I hope the girls come out spiritually stronger and feel so loved. Saw your profile on Mormon.org, and it was fun to hear your voice. Hope you have a wonderful holiday season and that all goes well with the transition of a new ward.

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Johanna Markworth December 5, 2011 - 1:55 pm

Thanks for sharing! I would love to be added to the email list! Johannam34@gmail.com. Thanks again!

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Karen December 5, 2011 - 2:29 pm

I tried to leave a comment the link post but it wouldn't work, so sorry to leave it here!
kbabes204@yahoo.com

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Laura December 5, 2011 - 3:00 pm

I would love this! My email is lcsugarspice@comcast.net or you can drop it off in comment box at http://www.thisheavenonearth.blogspot.com.
Whichever is easier for Elle/Grace 🙂

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mimi December 5, 2011 - 3:19 pm

thank you so much – i would love a copy to share with my daughters. brownie5times@hotmail.com

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leslie December 5, 2011 - 3:51 pm

I'd love a copy.
Thanks!

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Angie December 5, 2011 - 4:26 pm

Love this! I so much appreciate your willingness to share. What a gem! Please add my email to the list: pkvance2@hotmail.com

Thanks!

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Allison December 5, 2011 - 4:28 pm Reply
jeanine December 5, 2011 - 5:22 pm

Thank you thank you thank you!

jeaninecraneATyahooDOTcom

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Anonymous December 5, 2011 - 6:30 pm

Please add me to the emails. heather@caldwellfam.org

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Anonymous December 5, 2011 - 6:30 pm

please add me to the emails: heather@caldwellfam.og

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Kat December 5, 2011 - 6:34 pm

I would so love an e-mail. Such a brilliant idea.
kathryn@babbitts.net

Thank you!

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Heather December 6, 2011 - 4:05 am

thanks for sharing!
hmwoolley@yahoo.com

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Kathryn December 6, 2011 - 2:34 pm

Thanks for sharing.
Kathrynlowther4@gmail.com

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Blake & Erica December 6, 2011 - 4:07 pm

Thanks for sharing.
Absolutely Wonderful.
erica.anderson15@gmail.com

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scrapmom4 December 8, 2011 - 2:01 am

Thank you!

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ThriftyNiftyCrafter December 9, 2011 - 8:40 pm

Oh could I get the email thanks so much. Elka.curl@gmail.com

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Bobbie Allen December 9, 2011 - 9:52 pm

This would be so great to do with our girls. Thanks so much for sharing this with us. It is very inspiring! My email address is: italianbobbie@gmail.com Thanks!

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Denise December 18, 2011 - 7:33 pm

Please send me the info!!! I love this idea!! We are going to use it for our New Beginnings.
My e-mail is Niseepoo2000@yahoo.com

Thanks
Denise

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Unknown December 19, 2011 - 5:43 am

I'd love the info. Thanks for sharing!! hatakam@netzero.net

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Barrientos Family December 28, 2011 - 4:21 am

Love this idea please send it to me! barrientos0406@msn.com

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Ray!a Sue January 10, 2012 - 4:02 am

Thanks would love more info

Kim

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Ray!a Sue January 10, 2012 - 4:03 am

My email

MaskFam@cox.net

Thx

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RBadger February 2, 2012 - 2:52 pm

I would love am email with this info. also. rjbadger1@comcast.net
Thanks for all of your hard work – what a lucky group of YW you have…

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Cami February 21, 2012 - 2:58 am

Thank you so much for sharing. I would love the ideas for what is written in the letters. Here is my email utvail@msn.com

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tyoung February 23, 2012 - 1:36 am

Would love the info – thanks for sharing! teganyoung@bigpond.com

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Sharla April 13, 2012 - 2:36 pm

I would love to share this with my daughter! Please add my e-mail: sharlavanneck@gmail.com

Thank you!!!!

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sam c. April 13, 2012 - 2:41 pm

if you are still accepting requests, i would love the files. thanks
sam
sam@mrqcorp.com

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Amber April 13, 2012 - 2:48 pm

Please add me. 🙂 wilkinsmom4@gmail.com

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mailes April 13, 2012 - 4:27 pm

This is amazing & so inspiring! Thank you for sharing this!!

mailesiatunuu@yahoo.com

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maria April 13, 2012 - 4:50 pm

Thank you for sharing. Please add my email address. mia.vlc7@gmail.com

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Cheryl June 27, 2012 - 5:13 pm

I have 4 daughters and I would LOVE to surprise (at least the 3 older ones) with this Can you send me the information?
Thank you so much!
Cheryl
redeemed49345@gmail.com

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Susan October 8, 2012 - 5:49 pm

I would love more information

susanlynch4@gmail.com

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Lisa October 18, 2012 - 4:02 am

I would love to do this for my young women. If you're still sharing the information I would love it! Thanks
lisablumell@gmail.com

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Kris November 28, 2012 - 4:10 am

This is beautiful! I would love the info emailed to me: veronicagilmore37@gmail.com. Thank you for sharing!

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rochelle Ludlow December 5, 2012 - 3:59 pm

Could you please email me your file for this? I love the idea of the leaders lullaby. Do you have the music for it? Would you be wiling to share? Here's my email rochelleludlow@msn.com

Thanks,
Rochelle

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Judy December 24, 2012 - 1:50 pm

Hi Shawni,
I just came across this. I would love to do it for my YW here in Cali. If you don't mind please email me the file at
gotaloha@gmail.com

Thanks,

Judy Cook

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Marcia December 31, 2012 - 8:56 pm

I just got called to be the YW president in my ward. Finally I can use some of the great ideas that you shared on your blog when you were president. Thanks for sharing. I am hoping that I can get a copy of the file/ideas for your Daughter of God week. Coulde you please send them to me. Your blog uplifts me daily. Thanks! slichtafamily@yahoo.com

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MartinCrew January 7, 2013 - 2:43 am

I would love this info! tammysnews@gmail.com
Thank you! ~Tammy

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Lisa Jeppson March 13, 2013 - 5:49 am

Please email me the information etc. So excited to do this for the yw in our ward. Thank you so much for helping someone like me that isn't very creative and feels a little intimidated by this new calling. Thanks so much

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Ebethteach May 19, 2013 - 3:27 am

I would love these items as well. The timing is great in my girls/niece lives.
ebethteach@centurytel.net

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Sheri July 11, 2013 - 11:47 am

Wow alot of work. I would love this!! Please add my email. sheri.madsen@gmail.com

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Myza Oraa July 28, 2013 - 7:43 am Reply
lawfamily July 23, 2014 - 3:48 am

I would love the info. Thanks so much!
monwlaw@yahoo.com

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lawfamily July 23, 2014 - 3:49 am

monwlaw@yahoo.com
I would love the info! Thanks!

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ShaunaSoria October 19, 2014 - 6:09 am

shauna_soria@gmail.com
This is so awesome. Please send the information.

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michelle October 21, 2014 - 3:42 pm

IF possible–I would be super grateful to get the information!
Thank you 🙂

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Buckway Family January 2, 2017 - 10:39 pm

Could I please get the handouts for each day of the week? Amandabuckway@gmail.com. Thank you!

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Kelly L January 8, 2017 - 12:15 am

Could i get the handouts as well? lowryfam4@gmail.com
Thank you I love this.

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Heidi Broberg January 23, 2017 - 9:14 pm Reply
Sadie Evans July 10, 2018 - 4:29 am

Can I get the handouts still? If so my Email is sadieevans2011@gmail.com
Thank you!

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