I pray that you are all doing well and enjoying the beginning of your break so far. I pray that your days are filled with rest and quality time with your families and friends. As students left the building on Thursday afternoon, I prayed that their character would remain strong this week ahead and that they would be a good example for the Lord by utilizing the character values that they have been learning from the word. To highlight some of the ways that they are learning these lessons, I wanted to share with you about Beginnings time this past week where students reviewed the themes of consideration and fairness.
- Consideration: "Consider other people rather than just thinking about yourself." Philippians 2:4
- Fairness: "God protects those who are fair to others." Proverbs 2:8
In order for students to work through these concepts in their own life and attach them to a story, they worked in groups of three to create a short skit about one of these two values. Each group worked well together and created a skit that captured one of these themes. As a class, students shared what they learned from the skits of their peers. Here is a short synopsis and a picture of each skit: