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Number of Pages: 208
Vendor: Kregel Publications
Publication Date: 2011
Dimensions: 9.25 X 8.5 (inches)
Availability: In Stock
Series: Family Story for Easter
The Last Supper, Crucifixion, and Resurrection, Greatest Heroes and Legends of the Bible DVDCinedigm Entertainment Holdings / DVD$5.49 Retail:3.5 Stars Out Of 5 16 Reviews
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Thirteen-year-old Amon, the son of Jotham and Tabitha, enjoys playing with his friends but is also ready to join his father in the temple court where only men are allowed. Eager to be considered a man, Amon struggles to divide his time betweenhis friends and his duties to family and faith. But when Jotham is falsely accused of a terrible crime, Amon willingly sacrifices his childhood ways in order to save his father's life. Along the way, he sees the jubilant crowds that gathered on Palm Sunday, outwits the Roman soldiers that planned to kill both his father and Jesus, hears the Messiah address the angry crowds, is present during the daring betrayal of Judas Iscariot, and witnesses the ultimate sacrifice made on Good Friday.
With short, exciting chapters, reflections for family devotions, and advice for making Lent a meaningful experience, "Amon's Adventure" will help families discover anew the spiritual power of the resurrection story.
Mom2TwoOrange County, CaAge: 45-54Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Another excellent book!April 4, 2012Mom2TwoOrange County, CaAge: 45-54Gender: femaleThis is another excellent book that has helped us prepare for the upcoming Easter celebration, like his others do to lead us through the Advent season. We have all 4 of his books now and they are favorites, getting read over again year after year -- even by my now teens! (We started them as read alouds when they were small.) I can't recommend them highly enough. You won't regret this purchase.
HSmomto5Pensacola, FLAge: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Wonderful!April 3, 2012HSmomto5Pensacola, FLAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5My family is reading this book right now as we prepare for Resurrection Sunday and we are so enjoying it! My children ages 7-16 all look forward to me reading it before bed each night. We love these stories because the writing is so descriptive you feel as if you are there. Last night they were excited because they knew it was Jesus riding into Jerusalem.
Homeschool MomKodak, TNAge: 45-54Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Excellent devotional--my family loved it!April 2, 2012Homeschool MomKodak, TNAge: 45-54Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5Mr. Arnold Ytreeide has given us another excellent book to help focus our attention on what is truly important about the holidays. We started out with Jotham's Journey and Bartholomew's Passage, both advent devotionals, which as a mom, I loved the way the children could relate to the Bible through a story format. I was very excited to find that Mr. Ytreeide had written Amon's Adventure focusing on lent/Easter, and was not a bit disappointed in the quality of this devotion as well. I would highly recommend these devotions to anyone wanting to draw their children and families close to Jesus during these two important holidays.
MuttiEl Paso, TXAge: Over 65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5March 30, 2012MuttiEl Paso, TXAge: Over 65Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5This is the best book for a family to go through during lent. Our grandchildren are thrilled with the book and all adults learn something from it also. Advent and Lent are our most favorite holidays because of the Arnold Ytreeide books.
RhondaOceanside, CAAge: 35-44Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5These books bring the family back together again.September 9, 2011RhondaOceanside, CAAge: 35-44Gender: femaleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5We received "Jotham's Journey" as a Christmas gift from friends over 10 years ago & it has been an Advent tradition to read it to our 6 children & now 2 grandchildren ever since. It takes a true Master Storyteller to intertwine the lives & characters in these books the way that the author does. Each year we wait with great anticipation to read one of these wonderful stories during our Christian holiday times.
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