Lesson 42: I Belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Lesson

The main purpose of teaching Primary 1 Lesson 42: I Belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is to help each child in your class understand that they belong to this great church.

Teaching Thoughts

The following are links to LDS.org resources unless otherwise stated.


Teacher Study

"Why the Church" by Elder D. Todd Christofferson

"The Importance of a Name" by Elder M. Russell Ballard


Music

"Follow the Prophet"- Children's Songbook pg. 110

"The Church of Jesus Christ"- Children's Songbook pg. 77

"Book of Mormon Stories"- Children's Songbook pg. 118

"The Sixth Article of Faith"- Children's Songbook pg. 126

"Tell Me the Stories of Jesus"- Children's Songbook pg. 57

Videos

Getting Ready for the Church of Jesus Christ (about 3 1/2 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

Organization of the Church of Jesus Christ (about 1 1/2 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

Jesus Christ Names His Church (about 30 seconds)- Illustrated scripture story

The Church of Jesus Christ Today (about 1 1/2 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story


 
 

My Primary 1 Lesson 42 handout packet includes

  • Badge to go with Enrichment Activity 1
  • Cut outs to go with Additional Activities for Younger Children 1

Activity Ideas

I Belong to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints- Posters to use- can cut up and make into a puzzle.

I Belong to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints- Put the church together with these building blocks (you could even really use blocks).

I Belong to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints- A mini booklet to put together.

The Church of Jesus Christ Was Organized- Cut out and put on a Roller TV box to tell the story or try printing the pictures out in coloring book format.

Jesus Christ Restored the Fulness of the Gospel Through Joseph Smith- Two wheels to fasten together to the tell the story of the Restoration.

Jesus Christ Restored His Church in the Latter Days- Treasure box to fill with gold coins of the blessings that come from the church. 

Coloring Pages

Meethinghouse

Worship

Church