The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the 2019 Mutual theme “If ye love me, keep my commandments.”
The theme, which was announced by the Young Men and Young Women General Presidencies, is based off of the Bible verse found in John 14:15.
“The purpose of the yearly theme is to provide opportunities for youth worldwide to learn about,
study, internalize, and apply the principles taught in the scripture. Youth are encouraged to
memorize the scripture, study its doctrine, and act on the principles learned throughout the year.
In addition, the theme can be used in Mutual opening exercises, as a topic for sacrament
meeting talks given by youth, and to provide focus for youth activities—including camps, youth
conferences, and devotionals.
Resources—including videos, music, and suggestions for using the theme throughout the
year—will be available to leaders at youth.lds.org and in Church magazines at the end of 2018 and
throughout 2019. An email will be sent to leaders later this year when these resources become