“Behold the maidservant of the Lord” Luke 1:38 When you think of Saint Mary, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? Mother of God? First among all women? Pride of our race? How about the CHAMPION of Obedience? She was all of the
Do we trust God? Blindly? Without Questions or Hesitations? Like Saint Mary did? Most of the children already knew the story. I was trying to find a way to make them experience what it is like to trust without understanding
Proper Church Etiquette is learned at an early age This week's Sunday School lesson about teaching children proper church etiquette was a delight but it was also a topic where a delicate balance had to be achieved. On the one hand,
A New Sunday School year begins Yesterday, we celebrated the start of the Coptic New Year (The Feast of the Nayruz) which also signals the start of a new Sunday School year. while it was difficult to bid farewell to my
The kids were amazed by the pictures and the price tags ( as I was when I was researching the topic- $24,000.00 night????) I asked them to describe the rooms in one word. They came up with " amazing" , "elegant" ,
We started our discussion with a fundamental question: why do we need commandments? I asked them to imagine how class/school would be if there were no rules. Their answers ranged from "no learning possible" to "setting the school on fire!".