When I am baptized, I
covenant with Heavenly Father
(CSMP-booklet June 2007, week 2)
Display Picture 1-11 or 3-13 (“Baptism of a child”).
Explain to the children that when we are baptized, the Holy Ghost makes us clean from sin.
Sing “When I Am Baptized” (CS, 103).
Divide the children into two groups and have them take turns naming things we must do to keep the Lord’s commandments:
Write these things on the chalkboard.
Read Mosiah 18:8–11
Help the children identify the specific things the people of Alma were willing to do when they were baptized, and explain that we should do these same things to show that we remember Jesus.
Bear testimony of the blessings we receive when we keep our baptismal covenant.
Sing “I Want to Live the Gospel” (CS, 148).