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His Hands Wouldn’t Go Round

Pedro looked like a giant toadstool that morning as he sat on a small stump with his poncho, or loose coat, thrown around his shoulders and his large sombrero, or hat, covering him completely. From his lofty seat on that high mountainside he could look for miles in every direction and watch the clouds as…

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Hannah

Grandma and the aunts and uncles rocked back and forth in the long swings which hung from the roof of the big porch. The three cousins, who were so happy to be together for a week of fun at Grandma’s, continued their game of hide and seek in the bushes. But they did not venture…

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Grandpa and the Changing Butterfly

Note to storyteller: For this story it is helpful to have pictures or samples of a caterpillar, chrysalis, and butterfly to show the children. A chrysalis would be especially helpful. Stevey was excited! He loved going to Grandpa and Grandma’s place! Mom and Dad would be away for the weekend and he and Grandpa would…

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Friends Again

Janet and Julie were sisters. They were also best friends. They played together every day after school. Best of all, they liked playing with their dolls. Janet’s best doll had real hair and would drink water from a bottle. Julie’s favorite had the most beautiful dress you could ever imagine. One day the girls had…

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The Dog That Laughed All the Way Home

As Wayne parked his pickup truck beside his house one day after work, he heard the neighbor lady calling for him to come over to her house as fast as he could. When Wayne got there, he saw his little beagle dog lying on the ground, flopping around like a fish out of the water.…

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Grace Changes Everything

Theme: The grace of God empowers and energizes us to produce happy, healthy marriages. Theme Text: Ephesians 1-5 Presentation Notes: Throughout the following outline, numbers in parentheses (1), (2), (3) will indicate illustrations, quotations and other material found in the section called Sermon Illumination that may be helpful in your sermon development and delivery. Seventh-day…

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Close Companions

Theme: The close companionship of a husband and wife in marriage helps them to be better equipped to face and endure whatever crises life may bring. Theme Text: Genesis 2:24; Ephesians 5:28-30; Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 Presentation Notes: The notes presented in this section do not constitute a prepared sermon script. The following helps are designed to…

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