Lesson 16: Alma and Amulek in Prison

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As you teach Primary 4 Lesson 16: Alma and Amulek in Prison remember the purpose is to help you class develop the kind of faith in Christ that will help them stand for the right.

This Alma Study Journal from the Redheaded Hostess goes through Alma 16 which includes this lesson. If you didn't use it last week, you can do a few pages as a review then jump into this week's lesson.

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

Teacher Study

"Dare to Stand Alone" by President Thomas S. Monson

"Stand Strong in Holy Places" by Elder Robert D. Hales

"Spiritual Whirlwinds" by Elder Neil L. Andersen


Zeezrom Lay Sick (about 1 1/2 minutes)- President Packer speaks about spiritual disorders

Dare to Stand Alone (about 4 1/2 minutes)- President Monson share a story of when he stood for right.

Choose the Harder Right (about 1/2 minute)- Video Meme from President Monson's April 2016 General Conference talk


Incorporate music into your next lesson with these 10 ideas.

"Stand for Right"- Children's Songbook pg. 159

"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

"Dare to Do Right"- Children's Songbook pg. 158

"I'm Trying to Be like Jesus"- Children's Songbook pg. 78 

"Choose the Right Way"- Children's Songbook pg. 160 


My Primary 4 Lesson 16 handout packet includes:

  • "I Will Strengthen My Faith" worksheet
  • Alma and Amulek coloring page- every now and again I like to throw a coloring page in for these older classes- sometimes they do enjoy coloring. You can also try one of these 10 ways to use a coloring page instead.
  • Journal page

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Activity Ideas

The Bullying Problem/The Kindness Challenge- Relate it to the story and give the challenge

The Courage to Choose the Right- Match these people to their courageous acts of faithfulness

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

For Choose the Right themed activities please see lesson helps for Primary 2 Lesson 14

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