Behold Your Little Ones Lesson 12: I Can Pray with My Family


Behold Your Little Ones Lesson 12: I Can Pray with My Family

Teaching Thoughts

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The following are resources unless otherwise stated.

Teacher Study

"Prayer and Promptings" by President Boyd K. Packer

"The Power of Family Prayer" by Elder John H. Groberg


"A Prayer Song"- Children's Songbook pg. 22

"Family Prayer"- Children's Songbook pg. 189

"I Pray in Faith"- Children's Songbook pg. 14

"Love is Spoken Here"- Children's Songbook pg. 190

"Thanks to Our Father"- Children's Songbook pg. 20


My Behold Your Little Ones Lesson 12 Handout Packet includes

  • "We are thankful for our blessings" pocket- fold in half and secure on the ends leaving the top open
  • 10 Thankful Cards- Cut and inserts into pockets to go along with the Bag Activity

Activity Ideas

Time for Family Prayer- An easy maze or just color the picture of a family coming for prayer

Fasting and Prayer- Figures that you can assemble with movable parts as a family praying

Family Prayer- A poem

Prayer Reminders- Puzzle pieces to put together- could do as part of lesson with one half of pieces in a bag to draw out or older nursery can do

Shhh...It's Time For Prayer- Poem with Puppets you can make to act it out

Coloring Pages

Faith, Prayer, Repentance, and Forgiveness Strengthen Me and My Family

I Can Pray to Heavenly Father

I Can Pray to Heavenly Father, and He Will Hear and Answer My Prayers

I Should Respect and Worship God