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|Title: Best News Ever|
By: Chris Morphew
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Good Book Company
Publication Date: 2019
|Dimensions: 7.80 X 5.08 X 0.63 (inches)|
Weight: 9 ounces
Stock No: WW984370
Chris MorphewGood Book Company / 2021 / Trade PaperbackOur Price$9.994 out of 5 stars for How Do We Know Christianity Is Really True?. View reviews of this product. 1 Reviews
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When was the last time you heard some really incredible news that you couldn't wait to share? The Gospel of Mark is that kind of good news! Its a life-changing announcement about who Jesus is, and what hes done.
Best News Ever is a devotional that takes tweens aged 9-12 on a 100-day journey through Mark's fast-paced, action-packed storyhelping them to understand the confusing bits, showing them how it connects with their life, and bringing them face to face with Jesus: the one who changes everything.
Each day's devotional includes:
A passage to read work through the whole of Mark's Gospel in bite-sized chunks
A short explanation guiding you though the confusing bits and showing what it means for you
A question to reflect on so that you can slow down and think through what you've read
A prayer to pray to help you respond to what God has said
Written in a pithy and engaging style, Best News Ever will help young people of all backgrounds to read the Bible for themselves, whether they know a little or a lot about Jesus already. It is also ideal to use as a family devotional.
Chris Morphew is an author, teacher, and school chaplain living in Sydney, Australia. He has written over 20 novels for children and youth, including his six-book young adult series, The Phoenix Files. Chris enjoys Mario Kart, obscure board games, and superhero movies. He has been told he looks like Chris Hemsworth from the back.
Best News Ever makes a way for my ten-year-old to independently spend 100 days reading, learning, and praying through the Gospel of Mark. Morphew warmly invites pre-teen readers to engage with the Biblical text first and then acts as a friendly tutor, guiding them through context, comprehension, application, and prayer. As a mother of five, Im grateful to find a hands-on tool to assist growing disciples as they learn to walk confidently and responsibly through Scripture -- Lindsey Carlson (Author, Growing in Godliness: A Teen Girl's Guide to Maturing in Christ)
Best News Ever walks us through Marks Gospel to see and learn and think through how the truth about Jesus might change our lives forever. Its a great mix of detail, background and big picture, delivered in really manageable, day-by-day readings -- Colin Buchanan (Singer/songwriter)
Best News Ever is a practical, accessible and contemporary guide through the Gospel of Mark. Its the perfect growth tool for middle graders considering Christ. -- Tim Harris (Author, Exploding Endings and Mr Bambuckle's Remarkables series)
Best News Ever is beautifully written, such that the reader is turning the page always eager for more. Chris Morphew is able to faithfully explain profound theology with simplicity and clarity. Highly recommended! -- Stuart Coulton (Principal, Sydney Missionary and Bible College)
Reading Chris Morphews Best News Ever is like having a friendly conversation with him about the Gospel of Mark. I recommend every pre-teen and young person to have this book by their bedside. -- Dr Paul Burgis (Executive Principal, Presbyterian Ladies College, Sydney)
Best News Ever is an excellent tool for parents and pastors to place in the hands of their maturing child. For those who are passionate about passing the faith on to the next generation, this is a vital tool for the young Christian seeking to deepen their understanding of the gospel of Jesus Christ -- John Perritt (Director of Resources, Reformed Youth Ministries; Author, Mark: How Jesus Changes Everything)
Are you looking for a great way to engage your kids in Gods word? Chris Morphews devotional connects older children and young people with the Gospel of Mark to discover Jesusthe only one who can give us lasting joy. Truly the Best News Ever! -- Barbara Reaoch (Author, A Jesus Christmas)
Chris Morphew moves through the life of Jesus with the creativity of a novelist, the clarity of an experienced teacher, and the passion of someone deeply devoted to Jesus Christ. By letting Marks Gospel tell the gospel, Best News Ever makes good on the promise of its title. I highly recommend it! -- John Dickson (Author, Is Jesus History? and Hanging In There)
Chris Morphew takes young readers seriously. Best News Ever is simple, but not simplistic. Its interactiveencouraging you to think and to respond. In one word: BRILLIANT! -- Dave Thornton (Youth, Children and Families Director, Christ Church, Winchester)
Best News Ever is a brilliantly written, simple, easy-to-engage-with walk through the Gospel of Mark, that helps you engage with the text in manageable and relatable chunks, helpfully unpacking it and offering suggestions of ways you can put it into practice in your life. -- Jimmy Dale (National Youth Evangelism Officer, The Church of England)
In Best News Ever Chris provides a super-readable guide to Marks Gospel. He has a clear talent for writing on a level which is easily accessible for a younger audience and never patronising. There are also jokes about John the Baptists fashion choices, something sadly lacking in many commentaries. The only danger with Best News Ever is that you will want to read it all in one go, instead of pacing it out over 100 days! -- Claire Zorn (Author, The Sky So Heavy and One Would Think the Deep)
Best News Ever is a heartfelt journey through one of the most important books in the Bible. Whether youre a believer or just curious about Jesus, this devotional book will help you develop a deeper understanding of him. -- Oliver Phommavanh (Author, Thai-riffic!)
What a brilliantly accessible, highly engaging Bible reading resource is for both tweens and their families. The daily descriptive commentary on a short passage is chatty, readable and clear, and packed with helpful explanations and relevant illustrations. A great easy-to-use tool to help young people see Jesus character in the richness of Marks Gospel. -- Tamar Pollard (Youth and Childrens Worker, Grace Community Church, Bedford, UK; Author, Epic Explorers)
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