Item description for The Story of Jesus by Christopher Doyle & Gillian Chapman...
Overview From Annunciation to Ascension, this picture book explores key events in Jesus' mortal life on earth and connects these events in history with the promise of salvation through Jesus Christ. The book combines "read-me-a-story" text with colorful, child-friendly illustrations to communicate God's truth as revealed in His Holy Word. It offers 27 stories based on the Gospels and the Book of Acts.
Community Description From His birth on the first Christmas night to His resurrection on the first Easter morning, Jesus lived on earth as the Son of God Himself. This collection of 33 New Testament stories introduces young children to Jesus. Along with His miracles and parables, the stories in this book help teach about His life on earth and His work in our lives today. Recommended for ages 4 to 8.
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Studio: Concordia College
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 10.14" Width: 8.42" Height: 0.37" Weight: 0.91 lbs.
Release Date Aug 31, 2005
Publisher Concordia Publishing House
Grade Level Grade School
ISBN 0758609868 ISBN13 9780758609861
Availability 0 units.
More About Christopher Doyle & Gillian Chapman
A former primary school head teacher, Christopher Doyle now works both as a technical author for a branch of the civil service and a children's writer. Chris has led church youth group activities, written and performed summer events for Sunday school, and led worship sessions at youth house parties. He now lives in Somerset in the southwest of England with his wife and two children.
Reviews - What do customers think about The Story of Jesus?
The BEST illustrated kids book on the Life of Jesus Aug 1, 2009
INTRO: Concordia Publishing House once again delivers a powerful and delightful kids book. "The Story of Jesus" is so well illustrated, comprehensive, and thorough that I as an adult love reading it and refreshing my memory.
CONTENT: The following are the chapter titles of this 62 page hardcore book: 1) A very special mother 2) Jesus is born 3) Some important visitors 4) Jesus goes missing 5) Jesus is baptized 6) Jesus is tested 7) The huge catch of fish 8) God cares about you 9) A desperate man 10) A hole in the roof 11) The healing at the pool 12) Jesus calms a storm 13) Jesus heals a little girl 14) The good Samaritan 15) The man who had too much 16) The lost sheep 17) Who is the greatest? 18) Jesus welcomes children 19) The rich young man 20) Learning to love 21) A gift for Jesus 22) Blind Bartimaeus sees 23) Jesus meets Zacchaeus 24) Jesus brings Lazarous back to life 25) Jesus rides into Jerusalem 26) The poor widow 27) The Passover meal 28) The kiss of betrayal 29) Jesus on trial 30) Jesus is crucified 31) The empty tomb 32) Thomas believes 33) Breakfast by the lake
CONCLUSION: The illustrations are so well done and pleasant to look at, the text is very thorough and each chapter is like a story in itself with lots of details, and on top of this under each chapter title are ALL the Gospel references where the story is found. Your kids and family will be blessed by this book. Also, Concordia Publishing House many time will have sales where this book is listed for 4 dollars.