August 4, 2018

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297.2: Tasks great and small (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 29, Sunday School)

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“He Took Up … the Mantle of Elijah”   This is the first of three episodes I am covering minimally so that we can get ahead of schedule. This episode provides pointers on teaching this lesson and covers topics such as prophets and succession and miracles through the little things in life.   Class Member […]

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August 4, 2018

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297.1: Tasks great and small (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 29, Updated)

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“He Took Up … the Mantle of Elijah”   The “mantle of Elijah” passed to Elisha can encourage us to develop gifts and skills to match our opportunities and responsibilities, as well as to seek out opportunities for our gifts and skills. Even more importantly. the story of Naaman inspires us to find the miracles […]

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July 28, 2018

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296.3: Still Small Sacredness (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 28, Study Notes)

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“After the Fire a Still Small Voice”   Dr. Sheldon Greaves continues discussing Elijah from a literary and historical perspective.   Recurring Donation: $5   $10   $25   $50 One Time Donation: $25      $50      $100   Class Member Reading: 1 Kings 16:33; 17; 18; 19 Additional Reading: None Other Reading: None http://media.blubrry.com/mormonsundayschool/p/mormonsundayschool.org/podcast/EGD-OT-28.3.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | […]

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July 28, 2018

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296.2: Still Small Sacredness (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 28, Sunday School)

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“After the Fire a Still Small Voice”   Dr. Sheldon Greaves teaches this lesson, which addresses topics such as revelation, divine intervention, and miracles in the context of Elijah’s ministry.   Class Member Reading: 1 Kings 16:33; 17; 18; 19   Recurring Donation: $5   $10   $25   $50 One Time Donation: $25      $50      $100   […]

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July 28, 2018

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296.1: Still Small Sacredness (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 28, Updated)

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“After the Fire a Still Small Voice” Sometimes God manifests in miracles. Sometimes God manifests in earth-shaking wonders. But every day, every moment, God manifests in the small details of our lives. By focusing our divine consciousness on those every day moments, we make them sacred.     Class Member Reading: 1 Kings 16:33; 17; 18; […]

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July 23, 2018

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295.3: Following the Leaders (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 27, Study Notes)

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The Influence of Wicked and Righteous Leaders   As human beings, we are attuned to authority, and leaders can inspire us to do things we otherwise would not–for good and ill. This lesson uses the examples of kings of Israel and Judah to teach lessons on leadership. This section covers:   II. Scholarship Cast of […]

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July 23, 2018

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295.2: Following the Leaders (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 27, Sunday School)

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The Influence of Wicked and Righteous Leaders   As human beings, we are attuned to authority, and leaders can inspire us to do things we otherwise would not–for good and ill. This lesson uses the examples of kings of Israel and Judah to teach lessons on leadership. This section covers: Principles of leadership in the […]

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July 23, 2018

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295.1: Following the Leaders (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 27, Updated)

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The Influence of Wicked and Righteous Leaders   Righteousness is important in a leader, but it could be argued that even more vital is competence! Even a well-meaning leader can do harm if they attempt to lead beyond their abilities and knowledge. This update reviews the reading and explores the principles of righteous and competent […]

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July 15, 2018

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294.3: Wisdom and Foolishness (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 26, Study Notes)

The Queen of Sheba before the temple of Solomon in Jerusalem 
*oil on panel 
*58.4 x 102.9 cm 
*inscribed on the column l.: IACHIN
*inscribed on the column r.: BOOZ
*signed b.l.: 57 6/5 and indistinctly ...y 1657

King Solomon: Man of Wisdom, Man of Foolishness   Solomon is known as a “man of wisdom”, but if so, why did he make so many mistakes? This lesson explores Solomon and his gifts in historical context. This section covers: Return to the reading Solomon in history The temple Israelite religion Strengths and weaknesses; privilege […]

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July 15, 2018

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294.2: Wisdom and Foolishness (OT Gospel Doctrine Lesson 26, Sunday School)

The Queen of Sheba before the temple of Solomon in Jerusalem 
*oil on panel 
*58.4 x 102.9 cm 
*inscribed on the column l.: IACHIN
*inscribed on the column r.: BOOZ
*signed b.l.: 57 6/5 and indistinctly ...y 1657

King Solomon: Man of Wisdom, Man of Foolishness   Solomon is known as a “man of wisdom”, but if so, why did he make so many mistakes? This lesson explores Solomon and his gifts in historical context. This section covers: Our gifts Solomon: Man of wisdom Solomon: Man of foolishness The temple   Recurring Donation: […]

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