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Pitching Our Tents Towards the Temple. Things my parents did or what I wish they did:. Pictures of temples in the home Take us to the temple as a family Taught us about our family and ancestors. Family prayer and scripture study Family Dinner. Ways I can steer my family towards the temple:.

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Things my parents did or what I wish they did:

Pictures of temples in the home

Take us to the temple as a family

Taught us about our family and ancestors.

Family prayer and scripture study

Family Dinner

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Ways I can steer my family towards the temple:

Perform ordinances as a family, depending on age of family.

Do family history work as a family.

Pictures of Christ in the home.

Family and Individual counsels

Family Record or Journal

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Favorites from Both Lists:

Family Dinner

Pictures of the Temple in the Home

Pictures of Christ in the Home

Family Prayer and Scripture Study

Family Journal or Record

Go to the Temple as a Family

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The Oakland Temple: Why I Chose it?

  • I have been through it the most
  • I served my mission in the California Oakland mission.
  • It overlooks the bay and sits atop the hills like a castle
  • It is used by not only Mormons, but also ships as a landmark to guide them into port.
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The Oakland Temple: History

  • Was the second temple built in California, after the Los Angeles Temple
  • One of three temples with a central spire built around four corners. The others are the Cochabamba Bolivia Temple and Provo City Temple
  • Originally built with two large ordinance rooms that fit 200 people.
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The Oakland Temple: History

  • Has two 35 ft. sculpted panels that show Christ teaching in the Holy Land and the Americas.
  • It took 14 years to negotiate the purchase of the land for the temple site.
  • Pledged to raise $500,000 toward construction costs but ended up raising $675,000.
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The Oakland Temple: History

  • Over 347,000 people visited during the month long open house. On the last day, people stood in line for hours to get inside.
  • Was closed for two years for renovation from 1988 to 1990.