Cousins Patrick and Beth are on a new adventure: it's 1852 and they are sailing to Fiji on the HMS Calliope under the command of Captain James E. Home. Once they arrive, they discover that the Christian and non-Christian Fijians are at war with Missionary James Calvert trying to make peace between the two groups. Through Calvert's determination to live in Fiji despite the dangers and impoverished conditions, Bath and Patrick learn first-hand about sacrificial living.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Tyndale House Publication Date: 2012 Dimensions: 8.00 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 1589976746 ISBN-13: 9781589976740 Availability: In Stock Ages: 7-12 Series:Imagination Station
Its 1852 and cousins Patrick and Beth sail to Fiji on the HMS Calliope under the command of Captain James E. Home. They arrive at the islands to find that the Christian Fijians are at war with the non-Christian Fijians. Missionary James Calvert is trying to make peace and suggests that the captain allow peace negotiations on board the British vessel. Patrick and Beth learn about sacrificial living when they observe Calverts determination to live on Fiji despite the dangers and impoverished conditions and that he is willing to risk his life to live as Jesus would.