Behold Your Little Ones Lesson 28: Heavenly Father Blesses Me through the Priesthood


"The Priesthood is Restored"- Children's Songbook pg. 89

"A Young Man Prepared"- Children's Songbook pg. 166

"Love is Spoken Here"- Children's Songbook pg. 190 or watch the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

"The Fifth Article of Faith"- Children's Songbook pg. 125


Joseph and Oliver Are Given the Priesthood (about 2 1/2 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

Priesthood Leaders (about 3 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

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

Restoration of the Priesthood (about 2 minutes)- People sharing how they have been blessed by the priesthood

Lesson Ideas

The Priesthood is Restored- Make a diorama of the restoration of the priesthood for your lesson or turn the figures into stick puppets

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

The Miraculous Story of Elijah- Cut and paste and color as you tell the story of Elijah and his role

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 

Coloring Pages

We Receive the Ordinances of Salvation...- Coloring page of a boy being baptized 

My Faith in Jesus Christ Grows- Coloring page of a girl receiving the Holy Ghost 

Jesus Heals a Man Taken with a Palsy- Scroll down and you will find this coloring page

The Power to Baptize and Confirm- A good coloring page of the Priesthood in ancient times

Priesthood Blessings- A good coloring page

Use this picture to glue cheerios on or put stickers over the circles or just color it. Click on it to print.

Thanks to Melonheadz for these cute graphics

For Older Primary Kids

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.