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Can you believe the school year is already winding down and we only have twenty days left of school together! It seems absolutely unthinkable to me! God has been so good and A: Track and Field Day will be held on Friday, May 11 at Faith Baptist Bible College. We need so faithful! I want you to know that I have been blessed beyond volunteers to help run different events, but we would also be measure by YOU, the parents of the students in my class glad to have a couple of volunteers stay with our class and this year! Your sacrifices of love have encouraged my heart “travel” with us to each event. Please consider what you and helped me through one of the most challenging years I might be willing to help with this year and email me with have had thus far! I have not known such an example of your preferences! Students will need to wear their blue, such tender love and care for me, and I praise God that Ankeny Christian t-shirts and tennis shoes, and they will He was so merciful in giving you all to me to support me this also need to have a sack lunch and water-bottle sent with year! It has been THE most unexpected blessing! So, them for the day! We will send out more details as the date I pray the words recorded in Scripture that Boaz spoke to approaches! Ruth may be true in your lives-”May the LORD Q: repay you for what you have done. May you be richly rewardA: Kindergarten graduation will be held on Friday, ed by the LORD....” (Ruth 2:12). May 25th at 8:45 a.m., and we plan on having a short In closing, I trust you will enjoy the Spring Concert ceremony, probably around 60 minutes or less, followed by a this evening, and I look forward to seeing you again next week small reception in the cafeteria! Please be sure to invite when I return from my trip! I look forward to all God any and all family and friends! If you could give us an will accomplish during these last twenty days of school! approximate head count, that would be very helpful as we May they count for eternity! plan and prep for the event! It will be here soon! Thanks so much! Miss Hult

John 11:25 A Bible Course Map for the Upcoming Week “Jesus said unto her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet he shall live. And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Monday - “Me First” - Mark 10:35-45 Just as James and John both wanted to have the place of Believest thou this?”
honor, children often push and shove to be first in line or have the preferred seat. James and John requested honor for themselves, which stirred up discord among the disciples. Jesus’ reply was that he who wants to be the greatest must be the servant of all. A “putting others first” approach encourages peace, whereas a “get ahead for myself” attitude causes conflict. When we choose to honor others by putting their needs ahead of our own, it is pleasing to God. Tuesday - Review of previous lesson. Wednesday - Chapel review and extension. Thursday - “Waiting” - Psalm 37:1-11 David’s advice for those who see others getting away with evil is to wait patiently before God. He advises that getting angry and fretting only leads to more evil. When you are upset because it seems as though someone is doing wrong, talk with God or ask a parent to help you talk with God about the problem.

Upcoming Lessons and Skills Harmony; “One anothers” of Scripture - ow (owl); ow (bowl); er (verse); ur (nurse) - England - Telling time to quarter past the hour; subtract ing one; adding nickels and pennies - Materials (What are fabrics and paper like?)

Quick Glimpse Calendar Tonight - Friday, April 27 - Spring Music Concert - 6:30 p.m. (arrive at 6:15 in the gym) Wednesday, May 2 - Primary Chapel - No show and tell! Friday, May 4 - Early dismissal due to teacher in-service (12:00 p.m.) Friday, May 11- Track and Field Day Monday, May 14 - Rain date for Track and Field Day Tuesday, May 15 - Annual ACA Meeting - all parents are invited to attend! Friday, May 25 - Kindergarten Graduation - 9:00 a.m.