02: The Idol – Thought Questions
Joyce Griffith

Several teachers at an African secondary school were visiting one afternoon when one of them picked a stone carving out of his pocket and handed it around. “This is an idol,” he said. “My yard boy gave it to me. He thinks this piece of rock has a lot of power.” The head missionary in … [Click to read more …]

13: Clothed in Christ – Thought questions
Joyce Griffith

S T O R Y “Today we studied the second law of thermodynamics,” Robert said at mealtime. “You’re getting a lot of knowledge in your head. What is the second law of thermodynamics?” Dad said. “Um, I’m not sure, Dad. It’s about something called time’s arrow, so we know how things change over time.” “Can … [Click to read more …]

11. The wedding garment – Discussion starters
Joyce Griffith

S T O R Y When Prince William and Kate Middleton began planning their royal wedding, people all over England began clamoring for the honor of attending this lavish event. Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife were high on the list of non-relatives invited to attend. Other notables included the performer Sir Elton John, … [Click to read more …]