Nursery Lesson 5: Jesus Christ Showed Us How to Love Others
Use for: Primary Lesson, Family Home Evening, Sharing Time
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OBJECTIVE: The lesson helps children learn that Jesus Christ set a perfect example of kindness and love. Throughout His earthly ministry, Jesus showed His love for others by blessing and serving the poor, the sick, and the distressed. He told His disciples, “This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you” (John 15:12; see also John 13:34–35; Moroni 7:46–48).
CRAFT ACTIVITY – I Love Babies – Baby in a Blanket with Baby-care Items
1. Print or copy the activity. Fold blanket on fold lines and glue sides 1/4″ to create a pocket for baby and baby-care items. Place baby and baby items in the blanket to show and talk about baby care. Role play taking care of baby to show love for others.
2. Tell children that Jesus set the perfect example of love and kindness. Jesus showed His love by serving and blessing the poor, sick, and distressed. He told His disciples to “love one another, as I have loved you” (John 15:12).
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THOUGHT TREAT: Baby-Rattle cookie or candy Pacifier. Bake a cookie in the shape of a baby rattle or give children candy pacifiers.
SINGING for Jesus Christ Showed Us How to Love Others Lesson 5: Sing with children. Sing “A Happy Family” and “Jesus Said Love Everyone” (Children’s Songbook, 198, 61). For fun visuals, go to the same songs in the Super Little Singers book (1, 62) or CD-ROM. You can also sing “Popcorn Popping” (Children’s Songbook, 242). For fun action ideas, go to the same song in the Super Little Singers book (160) or CD-ROM.
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