This book was written by one who has devoted most of her life to teaching the Word of God to children. It contains lessons on salvation and Christian living which are written especially for children and young people, though it can be used by those of any age. It makes an excellent devotional book, or it can be used for a more extended study as well. (54 pp.)

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Almost Right is Wrong “Almost Right is Wrong” This a little motto that I used to see each time I went into the local bank where we used to live. I’m sure that the banker was thinking of material things when this motto was put up. However, I have thought a good bit about this concerning spiritual things, and concerning ...
  2. Chapter 2 A Quiz This lesson will be in the form of a quiz. However, I hope you will do much studying from the Scriptures that are given with each rhyme, so that you can get the full lesson from God’s Word. Then write the name of the Bible character that goes with each rhyme on the line below. ...
  3. Chapter 3 Man’s Condition “For all have sinned and come short of the glory of God.” (Romans 3:23) “For there is not a just man upon earth that doeth good and sinneth not.” (Eccl. 7:20) “As it is written, There is none righteous, no not one.” (Romans 3:10) This lesson, and the two to follow will be a short series. Each will ...
  4. Chapter 4 Penalty of Sin “For the wages of sin is death: but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” (Romans 6:23) “Then when lust hath conceived, it bringeth forth sin: and sin when it is finished, bringeth forth death.” (James 1:15) “Know ye not that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God?” (1 Corinthians ...
  5. Chapter 5 Remedy for Sin Christ’s Part “Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures: He was buried and rose again the third day according to the scriptures.” (1 Cor. 15:3-4) “Who his own self bare our sins in his own body on the tree, that we, being dead to sins, should live unto righteousness: by whose stripes ye were healed.” ...
  6. Chapter 6 What Must I Do to be Saved? I want to tell you about a little boy named Tom. Tom had heard his mother talk about heaven, and the Lord Jesus. He knew he would surely love to go to heaven and be with the Lord. Tom decided that he must be very good, so he could go to heaven. He tried very hard, ...
  7. Chapter 7 Children, Obey Your Parents Scripture reading: Ephesians Chapter 6 and Colossians 3:20 In this lesson we will look at the very first verse of Ephesians 6. “Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.” Here are some instructions from the Lord directed to boys and girls. Some times in the Scriptures the Lord calls all saved people “children.” This is ...
  8. Chapter 8 Honor Thy Father and Mother We will continue to look in the sixth chapter of the book of Ephesians. We will look at the second verse, “Honor thy father and mother which is the first commandment with promise.” In the last lesson we looked at the first verse which told children to obey their parents. Do you think there is ...
  9. Chapter 9 Christ Died for People Like the Chief Priest Scripture reading: Matthew 26:57-68; Mark 14:53-65; Luke 22:52-53. Isaiah 64:6 The stillness of Gethsemane was broken by the noise created by a large multitude of people who came marching to where Jesus was praying. These people carried with them swords, staves, clubs, etc. as if they were coming after a very dangerous criminal. This multitude was sent by the chief ...
  10. Chapter 10 Christ Died for People Like Judas Scripture reading: Matthew 26:14-16; 26:47-50; 27:3-10 “All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned everyone to his own way. And the Lord hath laid on Him the iniquity of us all.” (Isaiah 53:61) When Jesus was praying in the garden of Gethesemane, it was Judas who told the mob which one was Jesus. He did this by going ...
  11. Chapter 11 Christ Died for People Like Peter Scripture reading: Matthew 26:31-35 and 26:69-76 “If we confess our sins He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness.” (I John 1:9) When Jesus was arrested, the disciples scattered, except Peter who slipped into the room so that he might hear what the elders and priests were saying. But he did not ...
  12. Chapter 12 Christ Died for People Like Pilate Scripture reading: Matthew 27:11-25 and Titus 3:5 The final decision as to what would be done with Jesus lay with Pilate, the Roman official in charge of Jerusalem. Only the officer could issue the death penalty; that is why the Jews took Jesus before Pilate instead of going ahead with crucifying Him themselves. They didn’t want to get in trouble ...
  13. Chapter 13 Christ Died for Not Only a Few — But All Others Too! Scripture reading: Matthew 27:33-56 “For all have sinned and come short of the Glory of God.” (Romans 3:23) After the cross was erected, and Jesus was nailed thereon, the soldiers gambled at the foot of it for Jesus’ clothes. The priests and scribes and elders continued to ridicule Him. These were the religious men! Jesus had friends in the ...
  14. Chapter 14 Christ Died for All — But Why? “For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” (Romans 6:23) Jesus died because there was no other way for people to get rid of their sins. From the time of Adam and Eve, on down through each generation, sin had come between God and ...
  15. Chapter 15 Christ Died — Have You Told Others? Boys and girls, we have studied in several lessons about Christ dying for all the people in the world. I’m sure you can see, if you have followed each lesson, that Christ not only died for all others, but that He also died for you! I hope you have not only seen this, but have ...
  16. Chapter 16 Present Your Body Scripture reading: Romans 12:1-3; I Corinthians 6:15-20; I Corinthians 3:16; II Corinthians 6:16 In this lesson, we will study about presenting our bodies to the Lord for His service. This series will cover several lessons, and I do hope that many of you will memorize Romans 12:1-3during the time of this study, if you haven’t already. I pray for all who will ...
  17. Chapter 17 Present Your Body — “Lips” Scripture reading: Daniel 1:5-21; James 3; Proverbs 24:2; Psalms 12:3-4; Proverbs 12:22; Psalms 120:2; Jeremiah 17:9; Matthew 12:35; Proverbs 21:23 ;Proverbs 13:3; James 3:6 In the previous lessons we have talked about presenting our bodies to the Lord to be of service to Him. In this lesson, we will look into some Scriptures concerning our lips. In Daniel 1:5-21, we read a very interesting story about Daniel. If you ...
  18. Chapter 18 Present Your Body — “Eyes” Scripture reading: Proverbs 4:25; 7:2; 22:9; Psalms 19:8; 25:15; Matthew 6:22-24; John 1:29; Matthew 25:13; John 4:35; II Peter 2:14; I John 2:16 All parts of our body are mentioned in the Bible. There are many Scriptures concerning the eyes. I hope you will read the above Scriptures and find many others concerning the eyes. In Genesis 19 and in II Kings 6, we read of how God caused blindness ...
  19. Chapter 19 Present Your Body — “Ears” Scripture reading: Matthew 11:15, 13:15, II Timothy 4:4; Proverbs 2:2, James 1:19 In our study on the body and how different parts of our bodies can be used for the Lord, we will study about our ears. We saw in the past two lessons how that the eyes and the lips could be used for the Lord, but that they also ...
  20. Chapter 20 Present Your Body — “Feet” For those of you that may have forgotten about the Scriptures we are supposed to be memorizing along with these studies, I want to give them to you again. They are Romans 12:1-2. Learn them and review them, and say them over again and again as you study this series of lessons on using our bodies ...
  21. Chapter 21 Present Your Body — “Mind” Today we will study a very important part of our bodies, the mind. I say this is very important because it is the part that controls the other members of our bodies. For instance, the hand does what the mind tells it to do. Therefore, if our minds are stayed on Christ, the other members ...
  22. Chapter 22 Present Your Body — “Hands” In this chapter we will study concerning the hands and how they, too, can be used for the Lord; but how they are often used for evil purposes. I have had many boys and girls ask, “How can hands be used for the Lord?” I sometimes give the boys and girls some tracts which tell a ...
  23. Chapter 23 Present Your Body — “Heart” In this lesson on the body, we are going to see a few things concerning the heart. In Jeremiah 17:9, we read, “The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately wicked, who can know it?” Surely the natural heart is deceitful and desperately wicked. That is what makes everyone sin because of the wicked heart. ...
  24. Answers to Quizzes Answers for Chapter 2 — Rhyme Quiz Joseph Isaiah Joshua Elijah John Jacob Answers for Chapter 19 — “Ears” Quiz Blessed are your ears for they shall hear. (Matthew 13:16) And thine ears shall hear a word behind thee. (Isaiah 30:21) Incline thine ear unto my saying. (Proverbs 4:20) Take heed what you hear. (Mark 4:24) And the ear of the wise seeketh knowledge. (Proverbs 18:15) He that ...