Parables of a Country Parson: Heartwarming Stories of Christian Faith and Life
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Number of Pages: 192
Vendor: Hendrickson Publishers
Publication Date: 1999
|Dimensions: 9 X 6 X .50 (inches)|
Availability: In Stock
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A grandfather gently persuades a reluctant little boy to wash both hands. A wise woman draws upon her knowledge of baking to teach an important lesson about life's empty places. A millionaire tumbles ingloriously down a flight of stairs because he is too haughty to take note of a scrublady and her bar of soap.
Bartons winsome characters will charm you and his wry wit will entertain yousmoothing the way for his deft applications of timeless, biblically rooted wisdom. Assuming the voice of an ancient sage, but commenting on life in the early twentieth century, Barton captivated millions of readers with his extraordinary insight into everyday happenings. Half a century later, church historian Garth Rosell began reading these stories to delighted friends and students. Many who heard them at the dinner table, from the pulpit, and in the classroom wanted to share them with others. So Rosell, with the help of writer Stan Flewelling, sought out the now-rare original volumes in order to make the present collection available to a contemporary public that cherishes the power of a well-told story to speak truth straight to the heart.
Louise5 Stars Out Of 5October 29, 2009LouiseLOVE THIS BOOK! I re-read these heartwarming stories over and over! I share them with everyone. I now have a second copy of this book because I wore the first one out!