Mystery of History: Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego



The fire was hot.

The Furnace 

The image was gold.

Gold foil from a coffee wrapper, in our homeschool co-op class case.

The Image

The image was lifted up – via a popsicle stick and masking tape, stuck into a plastic cup.

Lifting up the Image Up Up Up

The men were prepared.

Making a Man Step 1 Making a Man Step 2

Making a Man Step 3

Making a Man Step 4 Making a Man Step 5

Pipe Cleaner Man

Shadrach Meshach and Abednego

The people were instructed.

Most bowed before the image as the king commanded.

Bowing Down

Three would not bow.

We Won't Bow Down

The king threw them into the fiery furnace.

Into the Furnace

“Did we not cast three men bound into the midst of the fire?”

They answered and said to the king, “True, O king.”

“Look!” he answered, “I see four men loose, walking in the midst of the fire; and they are not hurt, and the form of the fourth is like the Son of God.”

Fourth Man


And God was glorified that very day.

And we’re still singing His glory …



  1. You. Are. Amazing. I want to be in your class!!

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