These men and women lived their religion -- and changed the world.
We began with a prayer. And then I started on the Power Point. The program was well-received. You are welcome to use this lesson if you feel so led.
I ended the lesson here with this song and the admonition, "Go ye therefore and do likewise."
The program was 45 minutes long.
There is more to the story that may be of interest to scholars, but not necessary for the Sunday School class.
God bless you as you read this. God bless our wonderful country. I pray we become aware of our flaws. Like John Newton, we need to recognize our sins and then dedicate our lives to rectifying the wrongs we have committed rather than attempting to justify our sin. Open our eyes, O Lord. Give us strength to live a life pleasing to You.