Lesson 22: Peace Begins With You
Topic: In this story, Alongsiders and their little brothers and sisters will learn that violence is a cycle that will continue until one person decides not to perpetuate it.
Scripture: The scripture for this lesson is Matthew 5:9
Note to Parents: There is a note for Alongsiders and parents of the little brothers and sisters on reflecting on their own experiences with violence and alternatives to violent discipline.
Activity: Through the application activity the Alongsider and the little brother or sister will think about what effect violence has on them and on God, as well as ways to respond to violence in their lives.