Lesson 41: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego


The purpose in teaching LDS Primary 6 Lesson 41: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego is to help everyone want to be valiant in their testimonies of the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Teaching Thoughts

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Teacher Study

"Faith Is Not by Chance, but by Choice" by Elder Neil L. Andersen

"A Living Testimony" by President Henry B. Eyring

"Be Valiant in Courage, Strength, and Activity" by Elder Gary E. Stevenson


Be Valiant in Your Testimony- Quotes from President Benson about 2 minutes

Stripling Warriors- Elder Ballard talks about the stripling warriors and how valiant they are (about 2 1/2 minutes)

We Believe in Christ: Personal Testimony(about 3 minutes)- Youth share their testimonies of the Savior.

Book of Mormon Testimonies (about 4 minutes)- General Authorities share why it is so important to gain a testimony of the Book of Mormon.

He Lives: Testimonies of Jesus Christ (about 2 minutes)- Apostles bear their testimony of the living Christ

Dare to Stand Alone (about 4 1/2 minutes)- President Monson's story of courage


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

"I Will Be Valiant"- Children's Songbook pg. 162

"I Know My Father Lives"- Children's Songbook pg. 5 

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

"The Church of Jesus Christ"- Children's Songbook pg. 77

"I Am a Child of God"- Children's Songbook pg. 2


Alma 53:20- Stripling warriors are valiant

D&C 76:79- What happens when you aren't valiant


My LDS Primary 6 Lesson 41 handouts include

  • Flames to tape on plastic cups. As your class answers questions, they get a chance to knock down the fire.

  • Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego figurine. Knock down the fire without knocking down these three. If you do, it all resets!

  • Treasure map to chart your course to a valiant testimony.

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Activity Ideas

A Growing Testimony- Color a leaf for each sentence you agree with

Testimony Glove- Make this glove to practice your testimony

Gaining a Testimony- Solve the puzzle to figure out the best way to gain a testimony

How Can I Gain a Testimony- Color and match

I Have a Testimony of Jesus Christ- Build a stone wall of testimony

Our Testimony is Like a Snowball- Bright Idea poster

I Will Be His Servant- Activity about Ammon, a valiant servant

Coloring Pages

I Have a Testimony of Jesus Christ (girl)

What is a Testimony? (Jesus with Children)

Why do I Need a Testimony (house)

Joseph Smith- Valiant Servant of God- Color and write how you will be valiant

Mormon- Valiant servant of God