Character building RR 1-2 grade

Hi Parents,

Thought you’d like to see how we are applying our memory verses to our everyday lives.

Mrs. L

Date citation Memory Verse Activity Thoughts
12-Sep Listening I Samuel 9 "Speak, Lord; For thy servanth heareth." Whoa and GO Listening to Go thoughts, Not Whoa thoughts.
19-Sep Listening John 5:30 "…I seek not mine own will, but the will of the Father which hath sent me." Bullseye Sometimes we miss the mark (bullseye) when we put ourselves before others
26-Sep Caring for others Colossians 3:15 "And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body; and be ye thankful." Whoa and GO We are all children of God. Let being a peacemaker rule our actions.
3-Oct Leading by example Isaiah 62:10 "…lift up a standard for the people." What does your banner of leadership look like? Standard here means carrying a banner or Flag. A call to readiness.
10-Oct Confidence Isaiah 60:1 "Arise, shine; for thy light is come, and the glory of the Lord is risen upon thee." cleaning our windshields Discouraging thoughts are not from God, good. Let the light in.
17-Oct Confidence Psalms 57: 2 "I will cry unto God most high; unto God that performeth all things for me." What are the tools in your toolbox? God already created you to succeed. All we have to do is focus on the tools provided us.
24-Oct Leading by example Psalms 57: 7 " My heart is fixed, O God, my heart is fixed:I will sing and give praise." Bullseye Can’t be led astray. Fixed and Focused on God thoughts, Always GOOD
31-Oct Caring for others Ephesians 4:25 "Therefore, having put away falsehood, let each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members one of another." Whoa and GO What is the truth about your neighbor? How do we speak with our neighbors?
7-Nov Confidence Psalms 112:7 "He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the Lord." Whoa and Go No fear of learning or trying new things when we are firmly fixed on God thoughts.
14-Nov Showing Gratitude Matthew 6:21 " For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also." Guarding our castle of thought Don’t let ingraditude invade your day
21-Nov Confidence Ezekiel 34:15 "I will feed my flock, and I will cause them to lie down, saith the Lord God." Guarding our castle of thought Rest in God. Knowing that God has provided what you need.
28-Nov Caring for others Psalms 67:1 "God be merciful unto us, and bless us; and cause his face to shine upon us;" Bullseye If God’s face is shining upon you, you too can reflect that mercy to others.
5-Dec Living light all year long Luke 2:10 "And the angel said unto them, Fear not: for, behold, I bring you good tidings of great joy, which shall be to all people." Symbols of Christmas A star, tree, Wreath, angel etc… what could these symbols mean to us not just on Christmas but, every day?
12-Dec Leading by example Mathew 5:39 "Whosoever shall smite thee on thy right cheek, turn to him the other also. " Guarding our castle of thought Set an example. Fight arrows of hate with the Power of Love.
2-Jan Showing Gratitude Psalms 118:24 This [is] the day [which] the LORD hath made; we will rejoice and be glad in it. Thank You Dance Did you hear the story of the young humpback whale that got entangled in some fishing nets? Some people in a small boat found the whale and worked hard, using only a small knife to cut the nets and free it. When they finally succeeded, the whale “danced” for them in the ocean, breaching and fin-slapping for over an hour.
9-Jan Caring for others Hebrews 10:24 "..let us consider one another to provoke unto love and to good works:" Cleaning our windshields I’ts hard seeing what God see’s when our view is clouded.
16-Jan Leading by example 1 Thessalonians 5:5 "Ye are all the children of light, and the children of the day: we are not of the night, nor of darkness." Shine our light Let’s shine our light on the right path.For example, not laughing at others
23-Jan Listening Romans 11:33 "O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God!" cleaning our windshields It’s hard hearing God through all the other noise. Let’s clear Un-Godlike thoughts from our way to find these riches.
30-Jan Leading by example Psalms 92:13 "Those that be planted in the house of the lord shall flourish in the courts of our God" little gardeners What do we need to flourish?
6-Feb Leading by example Matthew 5:44 "Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you" Peacemakers Active Leadership
13-Feb Leading by example Matt 5:16 "Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven." light whoa and GO Let your New Year’s light shine.
20-Feb Listening Psalms 46: 10 " Be still, and know that I am God:" Stop, Look and Listen It’s much easier to hear good thoughts when you are still and listening for them.
27-Feb Confidence II Corinthians 6:14 "..what communion hath light with darkness?" Light Study Can light and Darkness comingle? (think about our study of light in Art class)
6-Mar Leading by example John 13:35 " By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another." What are the tools in your toolbox? What traits of the disciples can we use everyday?
20-Mar Confidence Psalms 91:2 "I will say of the Lord, he is my refuge and my fortress: my God; in him will I trust." Guarding our castle of thought Finding refuge, confidence in GoD. Protecting your thought from arrows of discouragement.
27-Mar Listening Psalms 17:15 " As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness." So what’s the scenario What does reflecting God really look like?
3-Apr Confidence Psalms 9:1 "I will praise thee, O Lord, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works." We are masterpieces How do we demonstrate all of "thy Marvellous works"?
10-Apr Caring for others Job 37:14 "..stand still, and consider the wonderous works of God." We are masterpieces What other wonderous works besides you can we see?
17-Apr Leading by example Psalms 18:28 "For thou wilt light my candle: the Lord my God will enlighten my Darkness." Lighting your candle How can we illuminate the way as a good leader?
24-Apr Confidence Romans 11:36 "For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things:to whom be glory for ever." Lets hand our struggles over to God and see how he handles them. What cannot God do?
1-May Caring for others Mathew 6:14 "…if ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you:" Bullseye How can we be more forgiving to others round us?
8-May Leading by example James 3:18 "And the fruit of righteousness is sown in peace of them that make peace." Council of the Peacemakers How would we solve issues at home and at school with peace first?
15-May Confidence Psalms 94:18 "When I said, My foot slippeth; thy mercy, O Lord, held me up." Helpers When we or others slip up, how can we demonstrate mercy to others and ourselves. Lifting everyone up