Jesus Christ Used His Priesthood Power to Bless Others


The purpose of Primary 7 Lesson 15: Jesus Christ Used His Priesthood Power to Bless Others is to understand the power of the priesthood.

Teacher Study

"The Power of the Priesthood" by President Boyd K. Packer

"The Joy of the Priesthood" by President Dieter F. Uchtdorf


Blessings of the Priesthood (about 3 minutes)- The priesthood is the power of God

Jesus Chooses His Apostles (about 2 minutes)- Jesus sets his apostles apart

Lots of great Bible videos but these are the miracles mentioned in the chapter:

Calming the Tempest (about 2 1/2 minutes)

The Feeding of the 5,000 (about 3 minutes)

Wherefore Didst Thou Doubt (about 2 minutes)

Thanks again to Melonheadz for some of her graphics. You can find the priesthood picture from the journal page on The Primary 7 Lesson 15 packet includes:

  • 2 Article of Faith 5 posters- one that you can color and another one that is great for journals- comes in 2 sizes each
  • 1 Journal page to record feelings about the priesthood
  • 1 Duties of a Deacon page in 2 sizes. The half sheet allows you to do the activity below

Click the image above to print

Lesson Ideas

Aaronic Priesthood Activity- Have the kids dress the boy up for Priesthood duties.  Older kids can do the activity too

The Power and Authority of God- A puzzle- you could put a picture underneath the puzzle pieces

Article of Faith 5- Goes with Priesthood, this has pictures to be put in the right order- could use in the lesson

Remember- Memory game- you could also use the pictures to make a necklace or collage

Ready for Blessings- Pictures that show how to be reverent and not during a blessing

Time for a Blessings- Pictures to show different types and times for blessings

Lindsay's Priesthood Blessing- Hidden pictures 

The Priesthood- A crossword puzzle

Priesthood Hidden Scripture- A word puzzle 

Priesthood Word Square- Word search

Prayers and Ordinances- Decode the puzzle

The Priesthood Helps People- Draw yourself in these pictures where the Priesthood is being used

Coloring Pages

We Receive the Ordinances of Salvation...

My Faith in Jesus Christ Grows

Jesus Heals a Man Taken with a Palsy

The Power to Baptize and Confirm

Priesthood Blessings

Jesus Calms the Tempest 

Jesus Christ Feeds 5,000

Jesus Christ Heals the Ten Lepers

Jesus Heals a Man Taken with Palsy

Jesus Walks on the Water