Lesson 31: Jesus Christ Wants Us to Love Everyone


In Primary 3 Lesson 31: Jesus Christ wants Us to Love Everyone we learn that we show love by helping others understand their eternal worth.

Teaching Thoughts

The following are LDS.org resources unless otherwise stated.

Teacher Study

"The Worth of Souls" by Elder Harold G. Hillam

"The Atonement and the Value of One Soul" by Elder M. Russell Ballard


"Love One Another"- Children's Songbook pg. 136

"I Think When I Read That Sweet Story"- Children's Songbook pg. 56

"Jesus Said Love Everyone"- Children's Songbook pg. 61

"I'll Walk with You"- Children's Songbook pg. 140

"We Are Different"- Children's Songbook pg. 263

"Book of Mormon Stories"- Children's Songbook pg. 118 (See verse 8)

"Jesus Loved the Little Children"- Children's Songbook pg. 59


Love One Another (about 2 minutes)- Examples of love

Dayton's Legs (about 3 minutes)- I love this one; friends running the race together

My Brother Hyrum (about 2 1/2 minutes)- Everyone deserves love-

My Joy is Full (about 4 minutes)- Jesus visits the Americas musical presentation


My Primary 3 Lesson 31 handout packet includes

  • 8 love notes- You can hand them out to class, make them for some of the leadership in your ward, or customized them for their families. Get some glitter glue to jazz them up a little and some googly eyes for fun.

Activity Ideas

Book of Mormon Scripture Figures- Characters to use to tell about Jesus visiting the Nephites

Origami Heart Envelope- Instructions to make your won

Happy Hearts Club- Assign as homework or do in class with these tags and challenge

Jesus Christ Loves Everyone- (Scroll down) Booklet to color

Heart Wreath- Make one for the class or send one home- write things you like about each other on the hearts

I Love You This Much Card- (Scroll down) Make these fun cards to give away. You can also make it with yarn instead of the paper accordion. 

Three Meanings of Love- How do these pictures show love

Where Do You Stand?- (Scroll down) Take the quiz to see how you can be more loving

I Love Everything About You- Bright Idea poster

Coloring Pages

Jesus Appears to the Nephites

Jesus Christ Blesses the Little Children

My Family and I Can Serve Others