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With the Children on Sunday

Through Eye-Gate and Ear-Gate into the City of Child-Soul

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Author: Sylvanus Stall
Published: 1893
Language: English
Wordcount: 89,897 / 247 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 63.3
LoC Category: BR
Downloads: 335
Added to site: 2010.05.13
mnybks.net#: 27720
Genre: Religion
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STALL READING TO HIS GRANDCHILDREN]


SUGGESTIONS TO PARENTS.

HELPFUL METHODS FOR MAKING SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH THE CHILDREN THE MOST PLEASANT AND PROFITABLE DAY OF THE WEEK.

The idea of "playing church" is by no means an innovation. What is shown in the pictures upon a preceding page has been actualized in many homes. Let me quote from a single letter which lies before me:

"The writer was one of a large family of children and well remembers the Sunday afternoons spent in his village home. 'Playing church,' was one of its features. The chairs were placed in regular fashion, imitating the seating arrangements of a church, every one of us took his or her turn as preacher, hymns were sung, a real collection was taken and one of us, as preacher, took his text and preached the sermon. There wasn't a dull moment in those good, old Sunday afternoons in our home. Occasionally, the preacher would provoke a smile by his original way of handling the text and of emphasizing some point in hi

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