Category Archives: atonement/grace

Stay in the Light

Start outside when the sun is very bright.  Tell students to stand so they are receiving the most and brightest sun available.  Then everyone moves to a spot that is not so bright, but that you can clearly see the … Continue reading

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High Jump

Elaborating on a story by Wayne Dyer. Have the class, or your family stand up with the goal of jumping as high as they can. Maybe have a goal on the wall or doorway or something to measure how high … Continue reading

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receive more light

This is specifically how I will teach my 8-11 yr old boys the story of the temptations of Jesus and other concepts about temptation. You can change the lesson to fit your circumstances. My objective for this lesson is to … Continue reading

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Holding a knife

Idea from a speech by Sheri Rose Shepherd For the object, get a sharp knife and hold it up from the sharp end as you give the story You know how toddlers are very curious and they ask lots of … Continue reading

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Give me $5

From a story told by Dr. Adrian Rogers Dr Adrian Rogers gave a Focus on the Family devotional and this story is from that devotional. It would be really great to actually DO the object lesson that Dr Rogers tells, … Continue reading

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Bag of Rocks

From Angela Spencer A Story out of the Friend called Bag of Rocks. This boy named Malcolm collected rocks everytime someone or something made him mad. I brought a bunch of rocks and made a boy stand in front of … Continue reading

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Two plants

From Angela Spencer I taught the children the subject “Jesus Christ is my Example” by using 2 object lessons. I first displayed 2 exact plants planted in 2 different containers. One container was beautiful and the plant looked wonderful. The … Continue reading

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Moving the Rock

There was a man who was asleep one night in his cabin when suddenly his room filled with light and the Savior appeared. The Lord told him he had a work for him to do, and showed him a large … Continue reading

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God’s Embroidery

When I was a little boy, my mother used to embroider a great deal. I would sit at her knee and look up from the floor and ask what she was doing. She informed me that she was embroidering. I … Continue reading

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Mud

What would you do if you were walking down the sidewalk in your neighborhood and you see a friend working in his yard and he runs up to you and has an armful of gooey mud that he wants to … Continue reading

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