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How To…Can Meat

    Yes, my friends, we can meat. Some people have looked at us quizzically when they learn this fact, then the inevitable question of “Why?” immediately follows. It may not seem to make sense to can meat when one can … Continue reading

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Make Some Easy Snacks & Goodies for Guests!

Company coming and you don’t know what to fix? Try these simple but delicious recipes that will be sure to please!    Pepperoni Dip 1 can of cream of mushroom soup 2 (8 oz.) bricks of cream cheese 8 oz. of … Continue reading

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A Purity Banquet

So, you’re thinking of holding a purity banquet for your teen girls? What a great idea! My daughter participated in one at the age of 16, and it was a wonderful and memorable event. If you’re still in the thinking … Continue reading

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Scroll Craft

When people read the Scriptures in Bible times, they didn’t open up a book like we have today. The books of the Bible were written on scrolls. The Old Testament was originally written in Hebrew while the original language of … Continue reading

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Go On a Creation Scavenger Hunt

  When spring has sprung, I start itching to be outside. And if your kids have been cooped up during the long winter months, they’re more than ready too. Scavenger hunts can be great family activities and what better way … Continue reading

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“Pin Balaam on the Donkey” Game

You might have played “Pin the tail on the donkey”, but in this game, you are going to attempt to pin Balaam on his donkey. Use the free pdf template of the sitting Balaam. Make a copy for each player … Continue reading

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Family Service & Family Fun!

Doing things together as a family creates long-lasting memories and builds stronger relationships. Serving together as a family, whether it is serving others inside or outside the family, teaches our children to be mindful of others and is a rewarding … Continue reading

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Bounce Back with Kindness

Here’s a fun activity to do with kids to help them learn to respond in the right way when they are treated unkindly by others. All you need is a ping pong ball (with a cute smiley face drawn on … Continue reading

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Adventures in Soapmaking

“How To…” make homemade soap with lye. Sound hard? Sound dangerous? Sound fun? My latest adventure in getting back to basics was to make a foray into the world of homemade soap with lye…and I’m so glad I tried it! … Continue reading

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Resurrection Cookies

This is a recipe accompanied by a Bible story and scripture readings to be done with children. It is a beautiful illustration of what Jesus did for us through His death and the glorious hope we have through His resurrection. … Continue reading

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