Institute in Basic Life Principles

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The ability to finalize difficult decisions based on the will and ways of God.

Free Basic Curriculum

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A more comprehensive children's curriculum is also available in print. The decisiveness booklet includes four lessons that illustrate how God enables us to make the right decisions:

  1. Commit to Do Right features the story of the Ephesians burning their evil books.
  2. Avoid Double-mindedness features the story of lingering Lot and the burning city.
  3. Examine Things Before Making a Decision features the story of Joseph’s difficult decision.
  4. Make the Right Decision and Hold To It features the story of the Rechabites' unwavering resolve.

      Through the study of decisiveness, children are motivated to carefully consider the aspects of a choice, confidently come to Godly conclusions, and courageously stand by their decisions.

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      Related Hymn

      The related hymn for this quality is "I Have Decided to Follow Jesus" by an unknown Christian Martyr.

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      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 »