Item description for Childhood's Years: A Collection of Gospel Short Stories--Featuring The Bible in Thewall (Classic Stories) by Various...
Overview This book has 20 classic, gritty, heart warming, exciting, moving and stirring short stories that have stood the test of time and been passed from one generation to the next. All the stories here have the staying power that goes with a good story line and a solid Christian punch! All have had a significant effect upon young lives over the years and are brought together in this handy volume. They are rounded off with the well-known short story "The Bible in the Wall."
Publishers Description Isobel Kuhn questioned whether God even existed. Mary Slessor grew up in a slum with an alcoholic father. Joni Eareckson broke her neck during a diving accident and Corrie Ten Boom just lived with her family in a little watch shop in Harlaam Holland. What is so special about these girls and how did they change their world Isobel Kuhn believed in God and then obeyed his call to travel to Asia to tell the Lisu people about God. Mary Slessor put herself through evening classes and eventually became one of the first white women to venture into the interior of Africa. Joni Eareckson struggled through her treatment and endless hospital visits to become the inspiration to many Christians. Corrie Ten Boom spent most of her life just living in Holland until the Nazis started killing the Jews. Corrie Ten Boom put her life on the line to save the lives of many Jews in the hiding place a hidden room behind her wardrobe in a little watch shop in Haarlem Holland.Mary Slessor Missionary in Africa Corrie Ten Boom hid Jews in Nazi Germany Granny Brand Missionary in India Joni Eareckson Gladys Aylward Missionary in China Jackie Pullinger Missionary in Hong Kong Amy Carmichael Missionary in India Elisabeth Fry Worked among the sick prisoners and homeless Catherine Booth CoFounder of The Salvation Army and Isobel Kuhn Missionary in Asia.
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Studio: Christian Focus
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7" Width: 4.36" Height: 0.4" Weight: 0.22 lbs.
Release Date Nov 21, 2001
Publisher Christian Focus Publications
Grade Level Multiple Grades
Series Classic Stories
ISBN 1857927133 ISBN13 9781857927139
Availability 0 units.
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