Gospel Grab Bag

Reach in and grab 2,000 LDS learning activities, crafts, games and more to teach Primary, family home evening, and young women. Also enjoy Bible fun activities.

Gospel Grab Bag - Reach in and grab 2,000 LDS learning activities, crafts, games and more to teach Primary, family home evening, and young women. Also enjoy Bible fun activities.

SABBATH DAY: Primary Lesson Helps, Old Testament Lesson 20 Activity – The Israelites Receive Food from Heaven, Primary 6 manual

 Lesson 20 – The Israelites Receive Food from Heaven
Old Testament
, Ages 8-11

Use For: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

TO FIND LESSON: Present Lesson 20 – Primary 6 Manual – Old Testament: The Israelites Receive Food from Heaven.

OBJECTIVE: To help each child observe the Sabbath as a day of worship and joy. Review enrichment activity 3 in the lesson manual for which the following activity illustrates.

ACTIVITY: Sabbath Day Activity advent calendar
Challenge children to try these 14 activities on the Sabbath Day to keep it holy.  Read instructions on the calendar, “Try an activity and tear off the wordstrip below. Then enjoy a treat in the gag and say, ‘It’s sweet to honor the Sabbath day!’” (See Candy Treat below).  Each Sunday you might ask children to share their experiences with the activities.

CLICK HERE to purchase the Sunday Savers Old Testament book or CD-ROM. DOWNLOADS are not yet available.

TO MAKE: Print and cut out the Sabbath Day Activity advent calendar for each child. Cut between each wordstrip so children can fold and tear them off as they do them (not cutting at the top of wordstrips). Punch holes at the top of calendar and tie a 20″ piece of yarn to hang it on the wall. Candy Treat: Ahead of time, place 14 pieces of candy in a zip or snap-close plastic bag.

THOUGHT TREAT (when appropriate): Welcomed Wilderness Manna.  Serve some bread in the shape of rolls to look like the manna provided by the Lord to the Israelites (Exodus 16:11–15).

MORE OLD TESTAMENT LESSON ACTIVITIES:

NEXT LESSON
Click HERE to find the next Old Testament Lesson 21 activity – The Ten Commandments.

GO BACK
Click HERE to find the previous Old Testament Lesson 19 activity – Moses Delivers the Israelites from Bondage.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Click HERE for Old Testament lessons 1-47.

 

SABBATH DAY: LDS Activity Days – Learning and Living the Gospel – Goal 10, learn and live the gospel

Learning and Living the Gospel – Goal 10

Theme: Sunday Fun Activities

Subject: Sunday, Keep Sabbath Day Holy
USE FOR Faith in God Activity Days Activity or Family Home Evening

Goal 10 - Plan and complete your own activity that will help you learn and live the gospel.

See MORE CHOICES below to find three more themes for this Goal 10.

INVITATION: Give girls invitation ahead of time (see below to download).

ACTIVITY DAYS PLANNER

Sunday Fun Activities (brainstorm Sabbath activities and create an activity box):
1. Print and color the Sabbath Day Activity Box label and glue-on stickers, and the Super Sunday Sabbath Day Activities list.
2. Brainstorm worthy Sabbath day activities, review the list, and talk about how you feel the Spirit when you are engaged in worthy Sabbath day activities. Read Exodus 20:8-11. Talk about the importance of sharing the Sabbath day with your family.
3. Write select activities on cards so you can try one or two each week.
4. Create a Sabbath Day Activity Box to fill with Sabbath fun. Find a large box with a lid and cover it with wrapping paper or paint, then glue on Sabbath Day Activity Box label and suns. In the box, put the Super Sabbath Day Activity items listed on the handout, along with any others you think of. Meet with your family to decide which activities to complete.

THOUGHT TREAT (“Sun”day Cake). With bright yellow frosting, frost a two-layer round cake (frost heavy on the sides). Stick wafer cookies on the side to make sun rays. Talk about how the Sabbath Day Activity Box will help you create a sunny disposition and spread sunshine on “Sun”day with your family.

More Activity Day Activities:

• NEXT activity: Serving Others - Goal 1

• PREVIOUS activity: Learning and Living the Gospel – Goal 9

• TABLE OF CONTENTS: LEARNING AND LIVING THE GOSPEL - Goals 1-10

Shop STORE for more Activity Days activities like this one, or access them from the ACTIVITY Days menu above.

 MORE CHOICES

 for Learning and Living the Gospel – Goal 10:

• Theme #1: Wise Man “Built His House Upon a Rock”  (Wise Man “Built His House Upon a Rock” testimony building project)

• Theme #2: B.E.A.R.S. Be Enthusiastic about Reading Scriptures (bookmarks and scripture chase)

• Theme #3: My Gospel Standards Help Me (My Gospel Standards review and symbols to decorate hat or vest)

• Theme #4: Sunday Fun Activities (Sabbath day activities brainstorm and activity box) 

Come unto Christ – 2014 – Come Follow Me, September – Commandments: “Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?” Young Women lesson helps

Young Women Lesson Activity and Ideas

September: “Commandments”
“Consider on the blessed and happy state of those that
keep the commandments of God” (Mosiah 2:41).

Click lesson: Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?

ACTIVITY: FHE Poster Presentation: Sabbath Day Scavenger Hunt

Help young women create this family home evening poster presentation they can share with children. They can tell children, “Our family can be strong as we keep the Sabbath day holy. Let’s have a ‘Sabbath Day’ Scavenger Hunt to learn ways we can keep the Sabbath day holy.”
To Present:
1. Tape visuals on the far left of the chalkboard or on a wall, or tape visuals under chairs ahead of time. Provide a space on the board to post visuals.

2. From the Scavenger-Hunt Clues page, call out two items at a time and have two children find them, saying, for example, “I need the temple and a pair of shoes” (shown below). Then have them tell how each item can help them keep the Sabbath day holy. Ideas are found on the Scavenger-Hunt Clues page.

SOON YOU WILL BE ABLE TO DOWNLOAD THIS ACTIVITY.

TO MAKE: Print activity in color or black and white on cardstock. Laminate.

TESTIMONY SHARING: The following week ask young women to share their testimony on the following. Click on the following website objective to introduce the testimony sharing (that follows):  Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?  “The Lord has given the Sabbath day for our benefit and has commanded us to keep it holy. Observing the Sabbath shows our commitment to honor and worship God and keep our covenants. It will bring us closer to the Lord and to our family. It will give us an eternal perspective and spiritual strength. The Sabbath also allows us to rest from our physical labors and worship the Lord.”

MORE “COME FOLLOW ME” LESSON ACTIVITIES:

Click HERE to find the NEXT activity (Miss Honest or Dishonest? Consequences journal) for the SEPTEMBER young women lesson, “Why is it important to be honest?”.

Click HERE to find the PREVIOUS activity (Sabbath Day Planner) for the SEPTEMBER young women lesson, “Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?”.

Click HERE to go back to the September TABLE OF CONTENTS.

 

Source: Fun in a Flash #11 /2004 Sharing Time #11

Sabbath Day – LDS Lesson Activity – Sabbath Day Planner – “Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?”

Use for Young Women, Young Men, Seminary,
Family Home Evening, Primary Sharing Time or Activity Days

ACTIVITY: Sabbath Day Planner

YOUNG WOMEN LDS Lesson Helps, come follow me lesson match activities, lds, family home evening, arrow 1, gospelgrabbag.comAsk youth to think of how they are measuring up to Sabbath day activities. Are the activities spent in doing good? Are they spiritually uplifting? Would Jesus do these activities on the Sabbath? 

$0.50 - Sabbath Day - LDS Lesson Activity - Sabbath Day Planner - "Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?", gospelgrabbag.com, YW1.25Have youth write on this planner:
(1) What they would do on Saturday to prepare for the Sabbath, (2) Activities to do on Sunday to keep the Sabbath day holy.

TO MAKE: Print activity in color or black and white.

THOUGHT TREAT: 7th Day 7 Candy Reminder. Give youth 7 candies (e.g., M&Ms). Have them eat 5 pieces of candy. As they eat #6, have them tell something they can do to prepare for the Sabbath. As they eat #7, have them name a worthy Sabbath day activity.

TESTIMONY SHARING: Ask youth to share their testimony on the following. Click on the following website objective to introduce the testimony sharing (that follows):  Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?  “The Lord has given the Sabbath day for our benefit and has commanded us to keep it holy. Observing the Sabbath shows our commitment to honor and worship God and keep our covenants. It will bring us closer to the Lord and to our family. It will give us an eternal perspective and spiritual strength. The Sabbath also allows us to rest from our physical labors and worship the Lord.”

More Learning Activities:

With these ideas and those of the youth, you should be able to make each Sabbath day memorable.

MAKE A SABBATH DAY QUIET BOOK FOR CHILDREN: Invite someone who does quiet books to come with supplies to show youth how to make them. Youth can give quite books to a charity, donate them to a ward family or the nursery, or save them for their own children someday. Have youth write a short poem about how they feel about the Sabbath. Use fabric paints to write on inside cover. Serve veggies and dip (an easy Sunday treat). 

SABBATH DAY SHOW-AND-TELL IDEA NIGHT: Have youth bring games and activities they like to do with their family. They can present a family home evening idea, gospel game (or any game their family enjoys), scripture activities, and more.
Ideas:  ~ Bible Bingo (make up your own game)    ~ scripture chase ~ give a sharing time lesson from the Friend ~ make thumbprint pictures of animals found in the scriptures  ~ share journal entries ~ review missionary discussions ~ write letters to missionaries or family and friends ~ tell stories about ancestors or show an object that belonged to an ancestor ~ make a gospel grab bag by looking up favorite scriptures and placing them in a bag ~ make a testimony time capsule by writing testimonies, burying them in a container, and digging them up before graduating from the youth program.$0.75 - Teachings of Jesus Bring Happiness, Scripture Poster - John 15:11 - LDS Lesson Idea for Primary, Youth, and Family Home Evening, gospelgrabbag.com

MEMORIZE SCRIPTURE: Teachings of Jesus Bring Happiness – John 15:11 TO DOWNLOAD FROM THIS WEBSITE.

VIDEO: Keeping the Sabbath Day Holy – The Clayton Christensen Basketball Story

VIDEO: Keeping The Sabbath – (Mark 2:23-28) President Gordon B. Hinckley teaches the importance of keeping the Sabbath day holy. (1:05) CLICK HERE TO VIEW VIDEO FROM YOUR I-PHONE.

$1.00 - PLAN OF SALVATION: LDS Primary Singing Time - Practice Song Visuals, "I Will Follow God's Plan" - Primary music leader, family home evening, gospelgrabbag.comSING song using the song visuals TO DOWNLOAD FROM THIS WEBSITE:
 I Will Follow God’s Plan (CS, 164) (preview right)

YOUNG WOMEN LDS Lesson Helps, come follow me lesson match activities, lds, family home evening, arrow 2, gospelgrabbag.com

Presenting Activity to Young Women or Young Men

USE IN SEPTEMBER:

September: “Commandments”

“Consider on the blessed and happy state of those that
keep the commandments of God” (Mosiah 2:41).

“Come Follow Me” Lesson: Why are we commanded to keep the Sabbath day holy?

To download all YOUTH activities go to:

 

 

 

To download all FAMILY HOME EVENING activities go to:

 


To download all ACTIVITY DAYS activities go to:

 

 

 To download all SINGING FUN song visuals and activities go to:

 

 

 

Source YW1.25

Primary Lesson Helps, Sunbeam Lesson 15 – The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship, Primary Manual 1

SABBATH: Sunbeam Lesson 15, The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship, Sunday Savers book or CD-ROM, gospelgrabbag.com, Primary Lesson Helps, Primary 1 manualSUNBEAM – CRAFT

Sunbeam Lesson 15:
The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship

Use for: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

Click the following to find Lesson 15 - The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship in the Primary 1 manual.

OBJECTIVE: Help children realize that the Sabbath day is a day of worship and rest, where we remember Heavenly Father and Jesus. It is a commandment from Heavenly Father to keep Sunday—the Sabbath day—holy.

CRAFT ACTIVITY – Sunday Is a Day of Rest – Creation Collar
1. Print or copy activity. Mount parts A and B together and place around child’s neck.
2. Talk to children about the days of creation on the collar telling them of the seventh day, a day of rest.

CLICK HERE to purchase the Sunday Savers: Sunbeam book or CD-ROM.
DOWNLOADS are not yet available.

THOUGHT TREAT:  Day 7 cookie (cut out sugar cookies in the shape of a 7 for the seventh day of creation or an S for Sabbath or Sunday, and bake). Children may have fun frosting the cookie and decorating them with colored candies. QUICK-TO-MAKE OPTION: Make pancakes in days 1–7 shapes. Top with honey butter (mix 1/4 part honey with 3/4 part butter or peanut butter).

SINGING for  Sunbeam Lesson 15 – The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship: Sing “Saturday” (Children’s Songbook, 196). For fun action ideas, go to the same song in the Super Little Singers book (160) or CD-ROM or download activities for this song HERE.

MORE SUNBEAM LESSON ACTIVITIES:

GO TO ANOTHER LESSON 15 ACTIVITY
Click HERE to find 15b POSTER activity for this same lesson – Sunbeam Lesson 15: The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship.

NEXT LESSON
Click HERE to find 16a CRAFT activity for the next Sunbeam 16: I Have a Body.

Click HERE to find 16b POSTER activity for the Sunbeam 16: I Have a Body.

GO BACK
Click HERE to find 14a CRAFT activity for the previous Sunbeam lesson 14: Adam and Eve Were Created in Heavenly Father’s Image.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Click HERE for Sunbeam lessons 1-46.

 

Primary Lesson Helps, Nursery lesson 8, Sunday Is a Day to Remember, Sunbeam lesson 15, The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship

NURSERY OR SUNBEAM LESSONS:

SABBATH DAY: Primary Nursery Lesson 8, Sunbeam Lesson 15, Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ, Sunday Savers book or CD-ROM, gospelgrabbag.com, Primary Lesson Helps

NURSERY – POSTER

Nursery Lesson 8:
Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ

Use for: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

Click the following to find Nursery Lesson 8 - Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ.

SUNBEAM – POSTER

Sunbeam Lesson 15:
Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ
Use for: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

Sunbeams, Lesson 15: The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship
Primary Lesson Helps or Family Home Evening

Click the following to find Sunbeam Lesson 15 - The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship.

OBJECTIVE: Tell children that the Sabbath day is a day of rest where we remember Heavenly Father and Jesus. It is a commandment from Heavenly Father to keep Sunday—the Sabbath day—holy.

POSTER ACTIVITY – Sabbath Special Day Poster
1. Give each child an activity poster (shown) to color.

2. Talk about poster, saying, “The Sabbath day is a special day!”
• “I am happy when I go to church on Sunday to learn about Jesus.” Show a picture of Jesus and tell a story about Him. We learn to make right choices so we can be happy and live with Jesus again someday.
• “I am happy when I spend time with my family on Sunday.” Children can share favorite Sunday family activities (maybe ask parents ahead of time).
• “I am happy when I can rest on Sunday.” Discuss ways to rest on the Sabbath.
3. Talk about the Home Activity: “Praise me when I do the right things on Sunday. Help me to do work on Saturday so I can be ready for Sunday.”

TO OBTAIN ACTIVITY:
DOWNLOADS ARE NOT AVAILABLE

FOR THIS ACTIVITY: You will need to purchase  the book or CD-ROM to copy or print this activity. CLICK HERE to purchase the Sunday Savers: Sunbeam book or CD-ROM. CLICK HERE to purchase the Sunday Savers Nursery book or CD-ROM.

THOUGHT TREAT:  Sabbath smoothie. Blend ice with juice to create a smoothie. Give children a straw to drink it as they talk about smooth (good)—Sabbath day things they can do to make the day go smoothly.

SINGING for Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ Lesson 8: Sing “Saturday” (Children’s Songbook, 196). For fun action ideas, go to the same song in the Super Little Singers book (160) or CD-ROM.

MORE NURSERY LESSON ACTIVITIES:

GO TO ANOTHER LESSON 8 ACTIVITY
Click HERE to find 8a CRAFT activity for this same lesson – Nursery Lesson 8: Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ.

NEXT LESSON
Click HERE to find 9a CRAFT activity for the next Nursery 9: I Have a Body like Heavenly Father’s.

Click HERE to find 9b POSTER activity for the Nursery 9: I Have a Body like Heavenly Father’s.

GO BACK
Click HERE to find 7a CRAFT activity for the previous Nursery lesson 7: Jesus Christ Created the World for Me.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Click HERE for Nursery lessons 1-30.

MORE SUNBEAM LESSON ACTIVITIES:

GO TO ANOTHER LESSON 15 ACTIVITY
Click HERE to find 15a CRAFT activity for this same lesson – Sunbeam Lesson 15: The Sabbath Is a Day of Worship.

NEXT LESSON
Click HERE to find 16a CRAFT activity for the next Sunbeam 16: I Have a Body.

Click HERE to find 16b POSTER activity for the Sunbeam 16: I Have a Body.

GO BACK
Click HERE to find 14b POSTER activity for the previous Sunbeam lesson 14: Adam and Eve Were Created in Heavenly Father’s Image.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Click HERE for Sunbeam lessons 1-46.

 

Sabbath Day – Worshiping at Church, Primary Lesson Helps, Primary 3 CTR-B, Lesson 40

SABBATH WORSHIP: Primary 3 CTR-B, Lesson 40, Primary 3 manual, Worshiping at Church, Primary Lesson Helps, Sunday Savers book or CD-ROM, Gospel Grab Bag, gospelgrabbag.comLesson 40 – Worshiping at Church
CTR-B
, Ages 4-7

Use For: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

TO FIND LESSON: Present Lesson 40 – Primary 3 Manual – CTR-A: Worshiping at Church.

OBJECTIVE: The lesson helps children strengthen the children’s desire to worship at church. Review the game (p. 200) in the manual for which the following activity illustrates.

ACTIVITY: Sunday Block Game
Show children ways to worship at church. To play the game: Take turns rolling block. Each side of the die (block) shows a way that we can worship at church.

For example, if “sacrament” lands faceup, have the child tell how we can worship during the sacrament. For “listen,” have child tell what we can learn as we listen. For “sing,” have child give the name of a favorite Primary song. For “pray,” have child say what we can pray for. When block lands on the girl and boy, ask a girl or boy what they like about coming to church on Sunday. When block lands on ”I Want to Worship at Church,” have child tell one thing he or she has learned about the gospel.

NOTE: Copy and print the nurse’s shoes below to illustrate the story in this lesson about Vaughn J Featherstone story found in the lesson where he had to wear nurses shoes to church. Click lesson 40 noted above to find story.

TO OBTAIN ACTIVITY:
DOWNLOADS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS ACTIVITY:
You will need to purchase the
Sunday Savers CTR-B book or CD-ROM.

Click HERE to buy it online. Or visit your nearby LDS bookstore.

TO MAKE: Print or copy, color, and cut out the activity on cardstock paper. Fold game into a block. Fold flaps inside block and glue.

THOUGHT TREAT (when appropriate): Soft Candy. As children let candy melt in their mouth, they can think of how quiet we must be while we worship at church.

MORE LESSON ACTIVITIES:

CLICK HERE FOR THE NEXT ACTIVITY: CTR-B LESSON 41 Fasting Brings Us Closer to Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ.

CLICK HERE FOR THE PREVIOUS ACTIVITY: CTR-B LESSON 39 Showing Love for Our Parents.

CLICK HERE FOR THE CTR-B TABLE OF CONTENTS.

 

I Can Keep the Sabbath Day Holy, Primary Lesson Helps, Primary 2 CTR-A, Lesson 37

SABBATH DAY: Primary CTR-A, Lesson 37, Primary 2 manual, I Can Keep the Sabbath Day Holy, Primary Lesson Helps, family home evening, Sunday Savers book or CD-ROM, gospel grab bag, gospelgrabbag.comLesson 37 – I Can Keep the Sabbath Day Holy
CTR-A
, Ages 4-7

Use For: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

TO FIND LESSON: Present Lesson 37 – Primary 2 Manual – CTR-A: I Can Keep the Sabbath Day Holy.

OBJECTIVE: The lesson will help strengthen each child’s desire to keep the Sabbath day holy. Review the preparation 3 (p. 199) in the manual for which the following activity illustrates.

ACTIVITY: Sabbath Day Medallion
Create a picture message medallion to strengthen each child’s desire to keep the Sabbath Day a holy day. Help children figure out the scripture message (Exodus 20:8): “Remember the sabbath day, to keep it holy.”

TO OBTAIN ACTIVITY:
DOWNLOADS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS ACTIVITY:
You will need to purchase the Sunday Savers CTR-A book or CD-ROM.
Click
HERE to buy it online. Or visit your nearby LDS bookstore.

TO MAKE: Print or copy activity on cardstock, color and cut out. Punch holes at top left and right. Tie a string at each end to hang around child’s neck or head. Shown here, children tied two extra-large elastics together. Elastics are flexible for headbands. Children can hang medallion in their room as a reminder.

THOUGHT TREAT (when appropriate): Sabbath Sandwich. Make a peanut butter or cream cheese sandwich, cutting off the crust; then cut in fourths. Then add the letter “S” for Sunday or Sabbath day on top, using thinned peanut butter or processed cheese in a tube or can.

MORE LESSON ACTIVITIES:

CLICK HERE FOR THE NEXT ACTIVITY: CTR-A LESSON 38 I Will Remember Jesus Christ during the Sacrament.

CLICK HERE FOR THE PREVIOUS ACTIVITY: CTR-A LESSON 36 I Am Wise When I Choose the Right.

CLICK HERE FOR THE CTR-A TABLE OF CONTENTS.

 

Sabbath Day: The Saints Settle the Salt Lake Valley

Lesson Helps: Doctrine and Covenants-Church History Lesson 41

For children ages 4-7

TO FIND LESSON: Present Lesson 41 – Primary 5 Manual – Doctrine and Covenants-Church History: The Saints Settle the Salt Lake Valley.

OBJECTIVE: The lesson helps children understand that keeping the Sabbath day holy is one way to show gratitude for the blessings we receive from Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. Review the enrichment activity 1 (p. 242) in the manual for which the following activity illustrates.

TO OBTAIN THE ACTIVITY:

YOU WILL NOT BE ABLE TO DOWNLOAD THIS ACTIVITY AT THIS TIME. 

CHECK BACK EACH MONTH TO SEE IF THEY ARE AVAILABLE. WE HAVE OVER 2,000 ACTIVITIES TO LOAD ON THIS WEBSITE. WE APPRECIATE YOUR PATIENCE (see below to purchase books or CD with activity):

TO PURCHASE ACTIVITY:  Copy or print the pattern from Sunday Savers: Doctrine and Covenants-Church History book or CD-ROM.

ACTIVITY: Sabbath-day Decisions Drama-or-draw

Help children learn the difference between right and wrong Sabbath Day activities.
DECISION DRAMA-OR-DRAW: Children can play this game by dividing into teams, with opposing teams sitting across from one another. Children take turns drawing a wordstrip from a jar and reading it silently.
OPTION 1—DRAMA: Act out the activity.
OPTION 2—DRAW: Draw activity on paper or the chalkboard for all to see.
The first team to guess the activity and vote “yes” (good Sabbath activity) or vote “no” (not a good Sabbath activity) wins a point for their team. Play by voting on all wordstrips or until time runs out.

TO MAKE: Print or copy, color, and cut out the label and wordstrips for the activity. Mount label on a jar and place wordstrips inside.

THOUGHT TREAT (when appropriate): Sabbath-day Hugs and Kisses. Purchase some Hershey’s Hugs and Kisses chocolate candies. As you play the game (above), give out candies. Tell children that we show love (hugs/kisses) to Heavenly Father as we keep the Sabbath day holy.

Sabbath Day: Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ, Primary Lesson Helps, Behold Your Little Ones – Nursery, Lesson 8

SABBATH DAY: Primary Nursery Lesson 8, Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ, Sunday Savers book or CD-ROM, gospelgrabbag.com, Primary Lesson Helps, Behold Your Little Ones NURSERY – CRAFT

Nursery Lesson 8:
Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ

Use for: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time

Click the following to find Nursery Lesson 8 - Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ.

OBJECTIVE: Tell children that the Sabbath day is a day of rest where we remember Heavenly Father and Jesus. It is a commandment from Heavenly Father to keep Sunday—the Sabbath day—holy.

CRAFT ACTIVITY – Sunday Is a Special Day – Fun Box Game
1. Give each child a fun box (shown) to create. Fold and glue edges.  Stuff with tissue or cotton balls and fold and tape down lid.
2. Play the Sunday Is a Special Day game. Children take turns rolling and showing the activity that faces up on block (e.g., child shows “pray” by folding arms, bowing head, and closing eyes). Other children can follow the leader to copy the Sabbath-day action. When rolling Sunday Fun Box block, children can smile a sunny smile and say, “I keep the Sabbath day holy.”

TO OBTAIN ACTIVITY:
DOWNLOADS ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS ACTIVITY:
You will need to purchase the book or CD-ROM to copy or print this activity.
 CLICK HERE to purchase the Sunday Savers Nursery book or CD-ROM.

SINGING for Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ Lesson 8: Sing “Saturday” (Children’s Songbook, 196). For fun action ideas, go to the same song in the Super Little Singers book (160) or CD-ROM.

THOUGHT TREAT:  Sunny Sunday cookies. Top round sugar cookies with yellow frosting and a smiley face. Tell children that on Sun-day they can always smile as they remember Heavenly Father and Jesus.

MORE NURSERY LESSON ACTIVITIES:

GO TO ANOTHER LESSON 8 ACTIVITY
Click HERE to find 8b POSTER activity for this same lesson – Nursery Lesson 8: Sunday Is a Day to Remember Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ.

NEXT LESSON
Click HERE to find 9a CRAFT activity for the next Nursery 9: I Have a Body like Heavenly Father’s.

Click HERE to find 9b POSTER activity for the Nursery 9: I Have a Body like Heavenly Father’s.

GO BACK
Click HERE to find 7a CRAFT activity for the previous Nursery lesson 7: Jesus Christ Created the World for Me.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
Click HERE for Nursery lessons 1-30.