Lesson 33: The Savior Appears to the Nephites

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The purpose in teaching Primary 4 Lesson 33: The Savior Appears to the Nephites is to strengthen everyone's testimony that Jesus Christ is the Son of God, our Savior, and He lives today.

Remember to come join our private Primary Facebook group to share and discuss more ideas.

Pull your 3 Nephi timeline from last week before you jump into today's scripture story. Review last week then continue the story. 

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


The Signs of Christ's Crucifixion (about 2 1/2 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

Jesus Christ Appears to the Nephites (about 2 1/2 minutes)- Illustrated scripture story

He Lives: Testimonies of Jesus Christ (about 2 minutes)- Mormon Message


"He Sent His Son"- Children's Songbook pg. 34

"This Is My Beloved Son"- Children's Songbook pg. 76

"Had I Been a Child"- Children's Songbook pg. 80

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

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

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


My Primary 4 Lesson 33 handout packet includes:

  • Newspaper Sheet- Be the reporter and write the stories- goes great with the last question in the Discussion and Application Questions section
  • Head over to the Scripture Helps section to print out a beautiful poster and testimony sheet that goes great with this lesson- perfect for Enrichment Activity 2.

Click the image above to print

Activity Ideas

There are only coloring pages related to Christ appearing in America. You may want to try these 6 ways to use coloring pages in this week's lesson.

I Have a Testimony of Jesus Christ- building blocks of testimony

For more testimony themed activities see the helps for Primary 4 Lesson 8

Coloring Pages

Jesus Appears to the Nephites

Jesus Appears to the Nephites (new one)

Jesus Christ Is My Savior (with the Nephites)

What Is a Testimony?

Why Do I Need a Testimony?

I Have a Testimony of Jesus Christ