Friday
May162014

An Audio Bible Adventure: A Rabbi Sees the Light

A Rabbi Sees the Light

A retelling of Acts 5–9

“May God damn them!” the high priest, Caiaphas, exclaimed. He had been filling the chamber of the Sanhedrin—the Supreme Court of all Judaism—with his curses against Christians. “Just what we feared would take place is now happening! Their doctrine is spreading through Jerusalem like wildfire! And what’s worse, I feel like it's my fault!”

His father-in-law, Annas, stroked his long white beard. “Come now, son,” he said softly. “Neither we nor any of the elders of the Council had the slightest idea that this heretical sect would continue to spread once we persuaded the Romans to execute their blasphemous leader, Jesus of Nazareth.”

“Yes, yes, I know. But just last week we had the ideal opportunity to rid ourselves of two of their main leaders, Peter and John. We had them arrested and the Council agreed to slay them!”

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Friday
May092014

Crazily Cool Card Set: Prayer Power, 2

S&S link: Christian Life and Faith: A Personal Connection with Jesus: Prayer-2f

All verses are from the American King James Version.
Illustrations by
Jeremy. Design by Stefan Merour.
Copyright © 2014 by The Family International

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PDF: Crazily Cool Card Set: Prayer Power, 2

Friday
May022014

A Thought for the Day: No Fear!

S&S link: Character Building: Values and Virtues: Courage-2d

Contributed by R. A. Watterson. Illustration by Evangeline. Design by Stefan Merour.
Copyright © 2014 by The Family International

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PDF: A Thought for the Day: No Fear!

Friday
May022014

Notice: Level 2 Lesson Plan: Spirit Fruit: Peace

Level 2 Lesson Plan: Spirit Fruit: Peace,” a 30-minute lesson plan, is now posted in the Parents and Teachers section and highlights the following lesson objective: “Understand the importance of spending quality time with Jesus in order to maintain a strong connection with Him; the benefits of doing so, and the negative effect of not doing so; study the fruit of the Spirit: Peace.” (Christian Life and Faith: A Personal Connection with Jesus: Quality Time with Jesus-2a; Christian Life and Faith: Biblical and Christian Foundation: Fruits of the Spirit, The-2f)

Friday
Apr252014

Choose Things of Value: Be a Mentor

Why not read Me First’ Values or Heavenly Values? Parts 1 and 2 if you haven’t yet!

S&S link: Character Building: Values and Virtues: Service-2b

Contributed by R. A. Watterson, based on the writings of Maria Fontaine.
Illustrations by Anthony. Design by Stefan Merour.

Copyright © 2014 by the Family International

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PDF: Choose Things of Value: Be a Mentor

Friday
Apr182014

Choose Things of Value: Beating “It’s Not Fair”

Why not readMe First’ Values or Heavenly Values? Parts 1 and 2 if you haven’t yet!

S&S link: Christian Life and Faith: Biblical and Christian Foundation: Overcoming Obstacles-2a

Contributed by R. A. Watterson, based on the writings of Maria Fontaine.
Illustrations by Anthony. Design by Stefan Merour.

Copyright © 2014 by the Family International

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PDF: Choose Things of Value: Beating “It’s Not Fair”