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Primary Pals Lesson 29d

The wind howled and giant waves splashed over the deck of the ship. The sails blew wildly, ripping from the force of the wind. The boards of the ship creaked and began breaking as the sailors tried to bring it to land. “Let’s try to make the ship lighter!” the […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From January 18, 2021 to January 24, 2021

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Answer Lesson 021

Monday Dear Diary, What a day! I wonder if I’ll ever be totally accepted by the kids at school. Oh, they are friendly but they always try to get me to be “more like everyone else.” We visit at school and even talk on the phone sometimes, but when it […]

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From January 18, 2021 to January 24, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 29c

“I want to talk to you about the paper you wrote,” said Mrs. Nielsen as she looked across her desk at Linda. “Would you please stay a few minutes after class?” “Sure,” Linda replied as she returned to her desk. The rest of the class started collecting their books when […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From January 11, 2021 to January 17, 2021

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Answer Lesson 020

Naeem put his Sunday school learning into practice when dealing with the bully. Oh, brother! Here comes Lucas, the bully, thought Naeem to himself as he stepped out of the Sunday school van in front of his house. If I can just get inside before he says anything to me […]

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From January 10, 2021 to January 17, 2021

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Answer Lesson 019

Before the king’s decree, Joseph received a warning. Have you ever wondered if God is really watching out for you? Joseph, the man that God chose to raise His Son here on earth, experienced in a dramatic way the providential guidance of God. Let’s try to imagine how he felt […]

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From January 4, 2021 to January 10, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 29b

Clank! The cell door slammed shut. Tramp, tramp, tramp. The sound of the jailer’s boots echoed through the cold, dark prison as he hurried away. It was quiet now. The only sounds were of a rat scurrying across the dirt floor, and the heavy breathing of the prisoners. They slept […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From January 4, 2021 to January 10, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 29a

Panic gripped Dylan. Ten minutes just had to be enough time to find the lost key. Saul was deep in thought as he hurried along the road to the city of Damascus. He frowned as he thought about the people there who called themselves Christians. He hated them! He was […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From December 28, 2020 to January 3, 2021

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Answer Lesson 018

“Oh no!” Dylan groaned as he saw his jacket wadded up in a heap under the dining room window. Before he even picked it up, he had an awful feeling of what he was going to discover. Sure enough. The key was gone. “Caden Bradley!” he hollered, desperation edging his […]

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From December 28, 2020 to January 3, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 28d

  “Twinkle, twinkle, little star, Leading Wise Men from afar, To the place where Jesus lay, On that first glad Christmas day, Twinkle, twinkle, little star, Leading Wise Men from afar.” When Jerry, Neal, and Robby finished singing their song, Teacher Edna clapped her hands. “That was really good, boys,” […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From December 21, 2020 to December 27, 2020

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Answer Lesson 017

The Wise Men, in search of a King, set out to follow His star. Let’s go back through the centuries to a night nearly 2000 years ago and focus on a caravan—a group of men traveling by camel. It’s an uncomfortable way to travel. The country they must pass through […]

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From December 21, 2020 to December 27, 2020

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Primary Pals Lesson 28b

Michelle and Charlie’s mom read in the newspaper about the Tyler City Christmas Festival. There would be a Christmas play, the Joyful Noise Carolers, a Christmas craft sale, and much more. The family planned to go on Friday afternoon and come home on Saturday. That would give them lots of […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From December 14, 2020 to December 20, 2020

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Answer Lesson 016

“Look at that 10-speed bike.” Emma pointed at the illustration in a Christmas catalog she was glancing through. “I told my mom and dad that’s what I want for Christmas.” She grinned up at her friend, Chloe, who was curling her hair in front of the mirror. “Of course, I […]

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From December 14, 2020 to December 20, 2020

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Living Holy – Our Wills 10

When Robert Moffat left home at the age of eighteen, his godly mother, apprehensive about her son’s unconverted heart, asked him to read a chapter of God’s Word every morning and night. He recounted that one evening not many months later, as he read, a “renovation of light entered my […]

Class: Bible Study

From December 31, 2020 to January 6, 2021

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Living Holy – Our Physical Bodies 08

Guidelines for Sexual Purity Sex is good. God created it, and it existed before there was any sin in the world. Sex was not created by Satan, Playboy, Hollywood, HBO, rock musicians, or the internet. Sex was created by the holy God of Heaven, where purity reigns. God made sex […]

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From December 17, 2020 to December 23, 2020

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Living Holy – Our Thoughts 09

  When our children were young, one of their favorite books was, “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” They were endlessly entertained by the trials and tribulations of the irascible Alexander, who faced a barrage of bummers worthy of a country-western song: getting smushed in the […]

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From December 24, 2020 to December 30, 2020

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Living Holy – Our Actions 07

Life Application: Behaving ourselves in a manner that reflects our commitment to be separate from the world and dedicated to God for His purposes. Recently I finished reading Charles Sheldon’s book In His Steps, a book that traces the experiences of a handful of Christians who made a promise not […]

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From December 10, 2020 to December 16, 2020

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Living Holy – Financial Matters 06

  Charles Thomas (C.T.) Studd offered himself for missionary service with the China Inland Mission, leaving England for China in February of 1885 and forsaking a promising career as a cricket player. From his early days on the mission field, C.T. emphasized the life of faith, believing that God would […]

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From December 3, 2020 to December 9, 2020

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Search Lesson 021

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – An Angelic Proclamation INTRODUCTION What better way could Jesus understand our problems and temptations and show us how to overcome them than to face them Himself? Hebrews 4:15 tells us that He “was in all points tempted like as we are, yet without sin.” […]

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From January 18, 2021 to January 24, 2021

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Search Lesson 020

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – The Holy Trinity INTRODUCTION The New Testament states that one of God’s purposes in sending Christ to this world was to reveal Himself more fully to man (John 1:17-18). The study of the Holy Trinity is a glimpse into God’s divine nature as revealed […]

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From January 11, 2021 to January 17, 2021

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Search Lesson 019

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – God’s Providential Care INTRODUCTION We walk through a world that is fraught with dangers, and the only source of true protection is God. In our text, God’s providential care is beautifully shown by the angel’s directing Joseph to take the young child Jesus and […]

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From January 4, 2021 to January 10, 2021

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Search Lesson 018

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – God’s Promise Fulfilled INTRODUCTION Jesus made a permanent impression on everyone He came into contact with. Even Herod and the others who rejected Him were never the same again. Today, all who will receive Him, as Simeon and Anna did, will obtain the benefit […]

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From December 28, 2020 to January 3, 2021

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Search Lesson 017

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – What “Star” Are You Following? INTRODUCTION The sighting of the star in the east was the beginning of the diligent search by the Wise Men. Their mission served to answer the question, “Who is Jesus?” We have the opportunity to follow their example as […]

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From December 21, 2020 to December 27, 2020

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Primary Pals Lesson 28c

Scott and his mother had come downtown to shop for Daddy’s Christmas gift. They were looking at some nice ties in a store window when his mother said, “Listen to the carolers, Scott. They are singing Silent Night.” It was always fun to hear carolers. Scott looked at the group […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From December 7, 2020 to December 13, 2020

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Answer Lesson 015

The Christmas program was over now, but Emi and Sierra still felt the thrill of the special message. “I can’t believe it’s all over!” commented Emi a bit wistfully to her friend Sierra. The two girls shrugged into their coats and looked outside to a clear, beautiful December morning. A […]

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From December 7, 2020 to December 13, 2020

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Answer Lesson 014

Beckett hurried home from school. Opening the front door he called out, “Good news, Mom! I’ve been chosen to represent my class at the history exhibit in the State Capitol. Isn’t that awesome?” Beckett’s mother came to the kitchen door, flour dusting her hands, a tiny smudge on one cheek. […]

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From November 30, 2020 to December 6, 2020

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Primary Pals Lesson 28a

Everybody likes to receive gifts. There’s something so exciting about a big box wrapped in bright paper with a big bow on top. But not all gifts come wrapped up like that. Did you know that you were a gift? God gave you to someone special. Lots of children have […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From November 30, 2020 to December 6, 2020

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Search Lesson 016

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – An Angelic Proclamation The angelic proclamation, “For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord” (Luke 2:11), announced God’s greatest gift to mankind. This message was given to the shepherds on the Judean hills. […]

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From December 14, 2020 to December 20, 2020

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Search Lesson 015

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – Gabriel Speaks Out INTRODUCTION Our lesson is part of the Christmas story which undoubtedly has been told and retold more than any other story ever written. So without dwelling long on the historical fact of Jesus’ birth, let us consider why God singled out […]

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From December 7, 2020 to December 13, 2020

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Living Holy – Entertainment Choices 05

Secular music is the only worldly area that I had any curiosity to explore. Looking back, I recall that I always felt guilty for listening to it, but the thrill far outweighed any sensitivity. There was pride involved because the music would make me feel “lifted up” and self-satisfied. My […]

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From November 26, 2020 to December 2, 2020

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Living Holy – Communication 04

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From November 25, 2020 to November 25, 2020

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Living Holy – Beliefs & Values 03

Life Application: Maintaining our moral principles, values, and integrity in an ungodly environment. Lesson Key: As holy people, we have devoted ourselves to God and have been consecrated or set apart for His use. Because we have been separated unto Him, we are called to be people of spiritual integrity—to […]

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From December 3, 2020 to December 6, 2020

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Answer Lesson 013

You don’t remember your first birthday, do you? How about the day you got your first tooth, or the first time you rolled over by yourself or sat without someone holding you? Although these events may have been long forgotten, you might remember some other “firsts” that were momentous occasions […]

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From November 23, 2020 to November 29, 2020

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Primary Pals Lesson 27e

“It’s always so much fun to visit Uncle Al,” Andy said as he and his dad got into the car. His father smiled as he started the car. “I enjoy it too. Tell me, Andy, what is it you especially like about Uncle Al?” Andy thought for a minute. “Well, […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From November 23, 2020 to November 29, 2020

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Living Holy – Appearance 02

Life Application: Recognizing that if we are walking in purity and humility before God, the inevitable result will be spiritual attractiveness and a modest, discreet, and wholesome outward appearance. A Beauty Awakening Several years ago, in my husband’s native country in the South Pacific, I experienced a kind of “beauty […]

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From November 12, 2020 to November 1, 2020

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Living Holy – Definition 01

Life Application: Understanding the nature of holiness and why it is vital in the Christian life. Called to be Holy In the Book of 1 Peter, we find an awesome command: “As he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation; because it […]

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From November 22, 2020 to November 24, 2020

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Search Lesson 014

SEARCH for STUDENTS: Unit 02 – Who Is Jesus? INTRODUCTION Prophecy — Fulfillment Isaiah 9:6-7 — Matthew 1:16 Isaiah 7:14 — Matthew 1:18-25 Micah 5:2 — Matthew 2:1 Prophecy Yet to be Fulfilled Acts 1:10-11 1 Corinthians 15:51-52 1 Thessalonians 4:16-17 Throughout the 4000 years of history before the coming of Christ, we can […]

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From November 30, 2020 to December 6, 2020

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Answer Lesson 012

“I don’t even like squash or green peppers,” Ava said. “So why should I be thankful?” Thanksgiving was only a day away, and inside the McNeil’s house was a bustle of activity. On Wednesday, with school finally over, Ava came bursting through the door to find her mother busily arranging […]

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From November 16, 2020 to November 22, 2020

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Primary Pals Lesson 27a

“Now I’d like to go around the class and have each one of you tell me one thing that you are thankful for,” Justin’s Sunday school teacher said. “Katrina, will you start?” Katrina said, “I’m thankful for the sunshine because it is so nice and warm when I go out […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From November 16, 2020 to November 22, 2020

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Answer Lesson 011

The poor widow who gave God all she had knew the secret about having and giving. Jackson and Oliver were walking home from school. It was cold! “Let’s stop at Starbuck’s and get some hot chocolate to drink,” Jackson suggested. “I can’t,” Oliver replied. “I don’t have any of my […]

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From November 9, 2020 to November 15, 2020

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