Elijah Uses the Priesthood


Primary 6 Lesson 33: Elijah Uses the Priesthood- The purpose of this lesson is understand the blessings of the Priesthood

I am thankful to have the Priesthood on this earth so that we can come closer to reaching our full potential and return to our Father in Heaven. I love knowing that my children and I are sealed together for eternity. I am extremely thankful for the guidance the many Priesthood blessings have given me. 


"The Priesthood is Restored"- Children's Songbook pg. 89

"A Young Man Prepared"- Children's Songbook pg. 166

"The Fifth Article of Faith"- Children's Songbook pg. 125

"Love is Spoken Here"- Children's Songbook pg. 190 or listen to the Mormon Tabernacle Choir


D&C 107:13- Why its called the Aaronic Priesthood

D&C 107:6- Two priesthoods

JS-H 1:72- Restoration of the Melchizedek Priesthood

D&C 107:4- Why its called the Melchizedek Priesthood

Lesson Ideas

The Blessings of the Priesthood are Available to All- Draw yourself in these scenes

I Believe that the Priesthood Blesses My Life- Color and cut out the pictures to tell the story that goes along with this activity and talk about priesthood blessings

Ready for Blessings- Circle the pictures that show the children who are ready to hear the priesthood blessing. Goes with Time for a Blessing.

Article of Faith 5- Sequence the cards

My Faith in Jesus Christ Grows..- Coloring page

The Power to Baptize and Confirm- Coloring page

We Receive Ordinance of Salvation Through the Priesthood- Coloring page

Priesthood Hidden Scripture- Color the letters to discover the scripture

Priesthood Word Square- Word search (scroll down)

Remember- Matching game

The Priesthood- Crossword puzzle (scroll down)

The Miraculous Story of Elijah- Sequence the pictures as well as a cut and paste. 

Elijah and the Widow- Use these figures to tell the story

Use the starfish for the fishing activity in the manual. Add paperclips to the starfish and make magnet fishing rod with a stick, yarn, and a big magnet at the end. Simple click on the page you want to print. 


Sanctify Yourselves- Great video about always being worthy to hold the priesthood and offer blessings

Priesthood Power- 1 minute clip from President Monson's General Conference talk

Let Every Man Learn His Duty- Young men share their feelings about being priesthood holders. About 3 1/2 minutes

The Magnificent Priesthood- a 3 minute video clip from Elder David L. Beck's General Conference talk on the priesthood. 

Restoration of the Priesthood- Members talk about how they have been blessed because of the Priesthood, about 2 minutes

Love this cute handout of what the Priesthood is- get and read her ideas at Rachael's Booknook.