Malachi Teaches about Tithes and Offerings (Lesson helps)


Primary 6 Lesson 44: Malachi Teaches about Tithes and Offerings- The purpose of this lesson is to increase our desire to pay tithing.


"I'm Glad to Pay a Tithing"- Children's Songbook pg. 150

"I Want to Give the Lord My Tenth"- Children's Songbook pg. 150

"Because I Have Been Given Much"- Hymn #219 (no words online)

"We Give Thee But Thine Own"- Hymn #218


Genesis 14:18-20- Abraham pays tithing

Leviticus 27:30-34- All the tithe is the Lord's

Deuteronomy 14:22, 28- Tithe all the increase

2 Chronicles 31:5- Tithes paid abundantly

Malachi 3:8-11- Will a man rob God?

D&C 64:23- The tithed will not be burned at the Second Coming

D&C 97:11-12- Paying tithes to build the temple

D&C 119- How much to tithe

The first two sheets can be folded into envelopes. This tithing slip is nice and big so it is easier to teach how to fill it out. Click to print they one you want.

Lesson Ideas

I Choose the Right by Living Gospel Principles- coloring pages

Where Does Tithing Go?- A few different ways tithing money is used

How Tithing is Used- Find the picture that is different

The Law of Tithing- Questions with scriptures to look up the answers

Tithes and Offerings- From the For Strength of Youth includes Mormonads and other talks from leaders if you need them.

Tithing Around the World- Match the currency to the right country

Paying Your Tithing- Illustrated steps of tithing

Where is Jack's Tithing?- Find all the missing money

Tithing Maze- Get through the maze by following the tithing steps

Tithing Time- Find the way to the podium to pay the bishop

Why is Tithing Important?- Answers from Elder Hales


Jesus Teaches about the Widow's Mites- Bible video about 1 minute. Or watch the illustrated scripture video one (about 1 minute)

Tithing- Illustrated story from D&C about 1 1/2 minutes

The Miracle of Tithing- Clip from President Gordon B. Hinckley's talk

Get this great handout and more ideas from Rachael's Booknook!