Institute in Basic Life Principles

Giving the World a "New" Approach to Life!


Showing personal care and concern in meeting the needs of others

Free Basic Curriculum

Interested in going deeper?

A more comprehensive children's curriculum is also available in print. The gentleness booklet includes four lessons that illustrate how God enables us to be gentle:
  1. "Speak Kindly to Others" features the story of David's kindness to Jonathan's family.
  2. "Value People" features the story of John attending to those in need.
  3. "Handle Things with Care" features the story of Isaac and the stolen wells.
  4. "Avoid Harshness" features the story of Rehoboam's grave mistake.

Learning gentleness helps children understand how God wants to extend His love to others through our tender care and thoughtful actions.

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Related Hymn

The related hymn for this quality is "Day by Day" by Lina Sandell Berg.

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 »