Sunday School Archive

Highlighting Our Heritage – Bible Doctrine

Led By a Child WHEN WILLIE STRUHAR was a child, her father spent his time and money in gambling halls and saloons. It seemed divorce was imminent, but one day, an Apostolic Faith paper came into their home. She read of the wonderful change God could make in a person’s […]

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From September 27, 2021 to September 29, 2021

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Highlighting Our Heritage – Bible Doctrine

MY BROTHER WROTE TO ME when I was living on a homestead in Montana, and told me about the Apostolic Faith Church in Portland, Oregon, and also sent me one of their papers. At that time I was a brokenhearted young woman, condemned every day. I had married a man […]

Class: Bible Study

From September 20, 2021 to September 22, 2021

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Search Lesson 057

INTRODUCTION The Apostle Peter adds virtue to the foundation of faith (2 Peter 1:5). Virtue is the quality that will help the Christian stand for what is morally and spiritually right. The word virtue as used in our text means, “all moral excellence, especially courage and spiritual fortitude.” A person […]

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From September 27, 2021 to October 3, 2021

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Search Lesson 056

INTRODUCTION It happened in real life! Friends of a paralyzed man heard about Christ, believed in His power to heal, and took action to bring the paralytic to Jesus. Undaunted by impenetrable crowds, and with sheer determination sparked by faith, they opened a passageway in the roof and let the […]

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From September 20, 2021 to September 26, 2021

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Highlighting Our Heritage – Bible Doctrine

  God’s Healing Power MY LITTLE GIRL had tuberculosis in the glands of her body and had been given up by the doctors to die. When a baby of but three months old she was vaccinated and her blood poisoned. My husband and I spent a fortune trying to get […]

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From September 13, 2021 to September 15, 2021

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Search Lesson 055

  INTRODUCTION If we comprehend the fact that all those who are disobedient to God will go to a lost eternity, we will realize how necessary it is for us to obey the Word of the Lord. It is important to be obedient to our parents and to those who […]

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From September 13, 2021 to September 19, 2021

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Answer Lesson 057

Wyatt didn’t know how to respond when someone offered him drugs at school. Wyatt stared at the ceiling, a troubled frown on his face. Crossing his arms behind his head, he didn’t even notice when his older brother Max stopped in the doorway to his room. “Things must be looking […]

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From September 27, 2021 to October 3, 2021

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Answer Lesson 056

  Dad’s story helped Dakota understand what faith is. Dakota read the key verse for his Sunday school lesson the third time, and shook his head. This verse was really difficult to understand. He glanced up at his father who was sitting in an armchair across the room. “Dad, what […]

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From September 20, 2021 to September 26, 2021

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Answer Lesson 055

The accident taught Stella and Chase the importance of listening to their parents. Stella looked out the window with only one thought on her mind. Those logs. They were just a bunch of old snags, tossed up on the beach. Twisted roots poked up in all directions. The logs looked […]

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From September 13, 2021 to September 19, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 01e – The Plan of Salvation

  Did you ever hold a brand new baby? He felt so tiny in your arms, didn’t he? His little fingers were ever so small, but how tightly they held onto your finger. If you ever had a baby brother or sister, though, you know they don’t stay little very […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From September 27, 2021 to October 3, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 01d – The Plan of Salvation

  It was a dark night in the city of Jerusalem. The streets were almost empty as Nicodemus made his way to the place where Jesus was. Questions raced through his mind. He had seen Jesus do miracles, but was Jesus really the Son of God? I must talk to […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From September 20, 2021 to September 26, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 01c – The Plan of Salvation

  Micah looked up as his friend Ezra came running down the street. Right away he knew something was wrong. Ezra looked so upset! “Micah, come quickly!” Ezra cried. His voice was shaking. “I just saw a big crowd of people going toward the gate of the city. I asked […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From September 13, 2021 to September 19, 2021

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Our Mission

Into Africa OUR OUTREACH EFFORTS into Africa began more than eighty years ago. A missionary named Frank Hein received Gospel tracts from the Apostolic Faith while living in the Sudan and Nigeria. After returning to America, he came to Portland to meet the people who had published those tracts. He […]

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From September 6, 2021 to September 8, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 01b – The Plan of Salvation

  There was once a serpent who could talk! He was a very pretty serpent, but he was bad and sneaky. In fact, Satan himself was in the serpent. The serpent lived in the Garden of Eden. That was a special and beautiful place God had made for the first […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From September 6, 2021 to September 12, 2021

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Answer Lesson 054

With God’s help, he was able to feel true forgiveness. Imagine yourself with a ball and chain attached to your leg, your back sore and aching from thirty lashes of a whip, and knowing you will be spending year after year in a cold, dark dungeon. Such terrible punishment, and […]

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From September 6, 2021 to September 12, 2021

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Primary Pals Lesson 01a

God, our heavenly Father, has made a very special and wonderful place for the angels and for us. It is called Heaven, and it is way up above us in the sky. We can’t see Heaven, but we know it’s there because God said it is. The Bible tells us […]

Class: Elementary Primary Pals

From August 30, 2021 to September 5, 2021

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Answer Lesson 053

How far would Tylonn’s confidence in his own abilities take him? Tylonn Wood had one fault. He thought he was a little better than anyone else. His skill in sports made him a natural leader, but he was always bragging about what he could do. Tylonn knew from Sunday school […]

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From August 30, 2021 to September 5, 2021

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Search Lesson 054

INTRODUCTION Forgiveness is a necessary attitude in the Christian life. To receive forgiveness, one must be willing and able to forgive others. Jesus, on Calvary’s cross, showed the perfect example of forgiveness. Stephen, while being stoned to death by his persecutors, cried with a loud voice, “Lord, lay not this […]

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From September 6, 2021 to September 12, 2021

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Search Lesson 053

INTRODUCTION: In the series of lessons for thi