Institute in Basic Life Principles

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Accepting a difficult situation from God without giving Him a deadline to remove it

Free Basic Curriculum

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The patience booklet includes four lessons that teach children how to have a good attitude as they wait on the Lord.

  1. Expect Him to Work in Unexpected Ways features the story of the long wait and the unexpected visitor. 
  2. Accept the Things I Cannot Change features the story of Jeremiah’s message to the captives.
  3. Use Waiting Time Productively features the story of Jacob working while he waits.
  4. Give Others Room to Grow features the story of Jacob working while he waits.

Through this study, children are encouraged to look for how God is working and trust His love and wisdom through difficult situations.

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Related Hymn

Listen to the related hymn: "Jesus, I Am Resting, Resting"

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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 »