This bright, chunky book has all the important stories about Jesus for young children. Twelve fully illustrated stories, each with an introduction to link its meaning to the world of the child, and with a closing prayer to say and ponder. This little volume also has an introduction and glossary of special words.
A bright, fully illustrated book for young readers to learn about the life of Jesus through 12 important stories
These 12 stories each have an introduction to link its meaning to the world of the child and a closing prayer to say or to ponder. The stories are: Jesus Is Born, Jesus Grows Up, Jesus Important Message (from the Sermon on the Mount), Jesus Special Prayer (Our Father), Jesus Shares a Picnic (the feeding of 5,000), Jesus Heals a Little Girl, Jesus and the Man Who Was Rescued (Zaccheus), Jesus and the Very Busy Sister (Mary and Martha), Jesus Story of the Lost Sheep, Jesus Story of the Kind Enemy (The Good Samaritan), Jesus All Alone (the crucifixion), and Jesus and the New Beginning (the resurrection). The volume also includes an introduction and glossary.
Lois Rock is the author of numerous children's titles that have been translated into more than 30 languages, including A Child's First Book of Prayer, The Lion Book of 1000 Prayers for Children, and My Very First Bible. Roger Langton is the illustrator of Jesus' Story of the Lost Sheep and My First Story Bible.