Institute in Basic Life Principles

Giving the World a "New" Approach to Life!


Cheerfully sharing food, shelter, and spiritual refreshment with those God brings into my life

Free Basic Curriculum

Interested in going deeper?

A more comprehensive children's curriculum is also available in print. The hospitality booklet includes four lessons that teach children how to prepare for guests and value not only their friends, but those who are often overlooked or rejected by society.

  1. Affirm Others' Value features the story of Abraham’s unexpected visitors.
  2. Anticipate Others’ Needs features the story of he Shunammite woman preparing for a guest.
  3. Open My Home features the story of Lydia's open heart and home.
  4. Welcome the Overlooked features the story of unlikely guests welcomed to a grand banquet.

Through this study, children are encouraged to welcome all people  and extend God’s love to them.

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Related Hymn

Listen to the related hymn: "Make Me a Channel of Blessing"

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 »