Lesson 15: Come Follow Me


Primary 2 Lesson 15: Come Follow Me- The purpose of this lesson is to strengthen each child's desire to follow Jesus. 

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Teacher Study

"Followers of Christ" by Elder Dallin H. Oaks

"We Follow Jesus Christ" by Elder Quentin L. Cook


"Come Follow Me"- Hymn #116 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

"I'm Trying to be Like Jesus"- Children's Songbook pg. 78 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir sing it.

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

"Love One Another"- Children's Songbook pg. 136 or Hymn #308 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

"Keep the Commandments"- Children's Songbook pg. 146


"Christ and the Rich Young Man"- About 2 1/2 minutes long

"Come Follow Me"- Elder Holland's words, 2 minutes long

Follow Him- An Easter Message about Jesus Christ (about 2 minutes)- This one come out this year and is perfect for this lesson. 




My Primary 2 Lesson 15 handout packet includes:

  • I Will Follow Jesus scene to color- Get the children to add themselves in the boat or running to shore to follow Jesus. They can also add some fish stickers in the water and net. Tired of coloring pages? See how you make them so much more with these 6 ways to use the same coloring page.
  • 3 sets of footprints as per the preparation section of the manual

Click the image to print

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Activity Ideas

Follow Jesus Christ- Make a kindness bouquet

Star Puzzle- For older classes, solve the puzzle (answer is Come Follow Me)

Going on a Errand for the Lord- President Monson shares a story then look at the pictures to see how you can help.

I Can Follow Jesus Christ's Example- Use the picture to show ways that we follow in His footsteps.  Journaling activities for the older classes as well. 

What Does Jesus Christ Want me to Do?- Color the picture then make the slider to remember to follow in His footsteps.

"You Found Me, Bishop!"- Use the story from President Monson and the activities with it- one is a story with pictures.

The Prince of Peace- Can make this booklet as a reminder to follow Him

Listen to a Prophet's Voice- About following the prophet but you can tie it into follow in the Savior's footsteps; a fun craft and coloring project.

Following the Savior's Path- Pictures to talk about the Savior's life and ways to follow Him.

I'll Follow Him in Faith- Poster to print 

"Come Unto Christ"- Make this viewer for a reminder

"I'll Follow Him in Faith"- This is a cross stitch pattern but you can use it as a coloring sheet- the shapes as different colors.

What can I do to follow Heavenly Father's plan for me?- Read these answers from Elder Richard G. Scott- poster

I Obey Jesus Christ Because I Love Him- Fill out the 10 commandments on these tablets

Keep the Commandments- Figure out the commandment in this word puzzle

Commandments- Paste the picture in the right box. 

Showing the Way- Maze and story from President Thomas S. Monson

Living the Commandments- Make 3 jars with these labels then write down when you notice people keeping these commandments and add it to the jar. You could do this for a couple of weeks.

Coloring Pages

Use these coloring pages to show something Jesus has done then ask how we can follow His example. 

I Am the Light of the  World

I Follow Jesus Christ in Faith when I Make and Keep My Baptismal Covenant

I Have Faith in the Lord Jesus Christ (children gathered around Jesus)

Jesus Calms the Tempest

Jesus Christ is Baptized

Jesus Walks on the Water

Jesus Teaches the Parable of the Lost Sheep

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