To inspire class members to follow the example of the Kirtland Saints who made great sacrifices to share the gospel and remained steadfast during times of adversity.

1. Meridian Magazine

2. Neuman Institute

3. Gospel Doctrine Handout for Lesson 26 by Doug Simpson

4. LDS Living

5. Gospel Doctrine Plus

6. Bill Beardall's [lesson outline] [handout]

7. Tedd Gibbons

8. Making Precious Things Plain