Lesson 29: Having Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ


Primary 3 Lesson 29: Having Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ's purpose is to strengthen our faith in Jesus.

Teaching Thoughts

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

Teacher Study

"The Miracle of Faith" by President Gordon B. Hinckley

"Faith- the Choice is Yours" by Brother Richard C. Edgley


"Faith"- Children's Songbook pg. 96

" I Know That My Redeemer Lives"- Hymn #136

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

"God's Love"- Children's Songbook pg. 97

"I Know My Father Lives"- Children's Songbook pg. 5 or listen to this Primary Song Medley

"Nephi's Courage"- Children's Songbook pg. 120


The Jaredites Travel to the Promised Land (about 3 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

A Mother's Hope (about 3 minutes)- Story of President Uchtdorf's mom of how hope and faith can overcome fear


My Primary 3 Lesson 29 handout packet includes

  • Faith coloring page with Jaredite stones
  • Jaredite boat coloring page

Activity Ideas

Brothers of Faith- (older classes) Crossword

Story of Faith: The Brother of Jared- Circle the correct picture to answer the questions

Book of Mormon Timeline- Use this timeline to show how the Jaredites fit in

The Brother of Jared- Poster

The Brother of Jared Sees Jesus- Scripture figures to help tell the story

Safe on the Sea- Learn how to be safe on the seas like the Jaredites with this coloring activity

Faith Is like a Seed- Poem with actions (great for the younger classes)

Faith Helps Us Choose the Right- Door hanger

Faith in Jesus Christ- Booklet

I'll Follow Him in Faith- Make this mobile (you can find a President Monson picture to use instead here)

The Story of the Wise Man the Foolish Man- Draw strips and talk about if it builds faith or not

Live True to the Faith- Meme

Faith without Works Doesn't Work- Mormonad

Plant a Seed- Poster

Discover more ways to use Posters and Images in your classroom in this great post.

Coloring Pages

I Have Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ

My Faith in Jesus Christ Grows as When I Follow His Example and Keep His Commandments

A Shield of Faith