Institute in Basic Life Principles

Giving the World a "New" Approach to Life!


Showing the worth of a person by giving undivided attention to his words and emotions.

Free Basic Curriculum

Interested in going deeper?

A more comprehensive children's curriculum is also available in print. The attentiveness booklet includes four lessons that illustrate how God enables us to truly listen to others:

  1. "Have a Hearing Heart" features the story of King Jehoiakim's refusal to heed a written warning.
  2. "Ask Questions If I Do Not Understand" features the story of the disciples and their desire to learn.
  3. "Not Be Distracted" features the story of Mary learning at the feet of Jesus.
  4. "Remember the Message" features the story of the monument of stones from the Jordan River.

Through this study, children are motivated to readily accept instruction as they learn to value the speaker and his message. 

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Related Hymn

The related hymn for this quality is "In The Garden" by C. Austin Miles.

Would you like this hymn on CD?

This related hymn is one of many available on CD through the "Hymns for the Family" CD collection. With cheery vocals and beautiful piano accompaniment, both young and old will enjoy listening and singing along. Whether during school times, family times, or even while in the car, this collection will help young ones learn classic hymns with powerful truths about God and His character!

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Free Study Sheet

Curious where this study sheet came from?

This study sheet was taken from The Power for True Success, a display-quality, hardbound book that provides Biblical studies on forty-nine character qualities. It includes thirty pages on how to have the power to live out character, practical definitions for each character quality, Biblical word studies that explain the quality, Biblical illustrations and analogies of the quality in life, powerful quotes which give insight into each quality, practical steps of action for personal application, and beautiful color illustrations.

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Biblical Character

This downloadable children's curriculum is a part of IBLP's Biblical Character program. Learn more »