School has or is about to start again in many places in and outside the United States. As prophets continue to recommend, this is the perfect time to pronounce a blessing on the students in your family and other family members who might request one.

It is good if there is a father or priesthood holder in the home to give the blessing, but sometimes this isn't the case, and that's where a home teacher or family friend can be of real assistance.

I am a big fan of priesthood blessings because they benefit both the individuals and families involved.

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