Category Archives: Effects of Sin

Foundation and Destruction

This lesson requires the game of Stak Attack or Jenga. Those are the games that stack up wooden blocks in a weave pattern and then you pull out the blocks and re stack them on top until the tower tumbles. … Continue reading

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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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Orange armour

This was a sharing time in primary. I adapted it a bit for our Family Home Evening. Get a clear bowl or clear glass pitcher and fill with water. Get two oranges. You could draw a face on the orange … Continue reading

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Gloves

Source:Jaburek For family home evening one night we were trying to teach our children that we may not know if they had done anything wrong when they were not around us, but there was one that would. We talked to … Continue reading

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Follow the recipe

Several years ago in our primary, we had an object lesson that made quite an impression. I hope my words are adequate to describe how we did this. It does require some preparation. First…bake cookies (snickerdoodles work well) Second bake … Continue reading

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Highway Exits

For this story, tell a story that you have actually experienced or heard (we have all done this!) about driving on a new highway and its unfamiliar. You have a map or even someone giving you directions and for what … Continue reading

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Potassium parmanganate

Aim: If you let your bad habits grow out of control, you will be overcome by them (their effects) and will find it very hard to win over them. Therefore identify your bad habits at their roots and make your … Continue reading

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Brownies with a difference

Many parents are hard pressed to explain to their youth why some music, movies, books, and magazines are not acceptable material for them to bring into the home or to listen to or see. One parent came up with an … 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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Entertainment

Here is an object lesson I heard at education week. Tonight for family home evening we are making milk shakes. Get out a blender, fill with ice cream, milk, chocolate sauce or strawberries. Blend up. Then go to the window … Continue reading

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