Dr. Mcfarland leading family devotions. Luther responds by writing a letter to the barber a letter that we know today as the book, A Simple Way to Pray! This imaginative tale, based on a true story, begins one evening with Mr. One day, when martin luther the Reformer walks into his shop, the barber musters up the courage to ask the outlawed monk how to pray.
The Barber Who Wanted to Pray #ad - Sproul’s unique gift for explaining complex truths will make this a treasured book to be returned to time after time―a delight for both children and their parents! Mcfarland shares a 500-year-old story―a story about a barber and his famous customer. Master peter is a barber well known to all in his village.
The Priest with Dirty ClothesReformation Trust Publishing FBA-|266340 #ad - Sproul continues his project of illustrating theological concepts for children. The priest with dirty clothes teaches the concept of imputation, which lies at the heart of the important biblical doctrine of justification. Using the story of joshua the high priest Zechariah 3:1–5 as his jumping–off point, Dr.
. R. C. Sproul weaves a classic tale about a young priest who is invited to preach his first sermon before the king and his court. But on his way to the palace, he falls from his horse, getting his clothes hopelessly muddy. This edition of the priest with dirty clothes includes all–new illustrations by Justin Gerard and a new “For the Parents” section to help them bring out the truths of the book for their children.
The Priest with Dirty Clothes #ad - Jonathan finds that he needs powerful help if he is to stand before the king. In this classic story Dr.
The Prince's Poison CupReformation Trust Publishing FBA-|266339 #ad - To reclaim his people, the prince, the King asks His Son, to drink from a well of horrid poison. In this work, he focuses in on the atonement to show that Jesus had to endure the curse of sin in order to redeem His people from their spiritual death. When ella gets sick and has to take yucky medicine, she wonders why something that will help her get well has to taste so bad.
. When she puts the question to grandpa, he tells her the story of a great King and His subjects who enjoyed wonderful times together―until the people rebelled against the King and drank from a forbidden well. Sproul continues his series of books designed to present deep biblical truths to children on their own level.
The Prince's Poison Cup #ad - The poison will surely kill the Prince―but He is willing to drink it to please His Father and help His people. Richly illustrated, the prince’s poison Cup will help children appreciate the great love of God for His people and the awful price Jesus had to pay because of sin. With the prince’s Poison Cup, Dr.
To their horror, they found that the beautiful water in the well made their hearts turn to stone. R. C. A “for parents” section provides assistance in unfolding the biblical elements of the story.
The Knight's MapReformation Trust Publishing #ad - In this allegorical tale, theologian, pastor, and author Dr. Our children and grandchildren need to be prepared for this. Sproul continues his life’s work of making deep biblical truths clear and understandable to students of all ages. R. C. In the end, he must decide whether he will trust the map provided by the King.
The knight’s map is the story of a knight who undertakes a perilous journey full of bad advice and wrong turns. Since the first temptation, Satan has aimed to cast doubt on God’s Word. Beautiful, full-color illustrations by Richard Lawnes reveal this rich, textured world and discussion questions with Scripture references help parents guide their children into the deeper meaning of the story.
The LightlingsReformation Trust Publishing FBA-|266338 #ad - R. C. In the end, children will understand why some people fear light more than darkness, but why they need never fear darkness again. The lightlings is an excellent introduction to the key themes of Scripture. Sproul weaves an allegorical tale that captures the essence of the biblical story of redemption in a manner that will fascinate and delight children.
Richly detailed illustrations by justin Gerard will hold children’s interest, and discussion questions with Scripture references in the back will help parents guide children into the deeper meaning of the story. In the lightlings, Dr. A race of tiny beings known as lightlings are a picture of humanity as they pass through all the stages of the biblical drama – creation, fall, and redemption.
The Donkey Who Carried a KingReformation Trust Publishing FBA-|266341 #ad - Davey carried the King, Jesus, into Jerusalem. A few days later, davey saw some angry people making the King carry a heavy beam of wood. Then one day, some strangers came to the gate―and Davey’s master picked him for a very special task. R. C. The biblical teaching that jesus was the suffering servant who carried the sins of His people when He went to the cross is vividly brought home to children in The Donkey Who Carried a King, the latest children’s book from respected theologian, author, and educator Dr.
Sproul. Davey was a young donkey who was bored and unhappy because he was never given anything to do. Davey could not understand it―until another donkey helped him see that the King was being a Servant on behalf of His people. The donkey who carried a king offers a unique perspective on the events of Jesus’ Passion Week and calls all believers, both young and old, to follow in the footsteps of the Suffering Servant for the glory of God.
The Donkey Who Carried a King #ad - Jesus was willing to leave the glories of heaven to suffer and die in this world on our behalf, so we should serve Him with all our hearts.
Reformation ABCs: The People, Places, and Things of the Reformation_from A to ZCrossway #ad - Reformation abcs is a fun way for kids to learn about the places, people, things, events, books, and ideas that shaped this pivotal time in church history. The reformers' fight to reclaim the gospel is still relevant today. . Through whimsical illustrations and engaging storytelling, this book teaches kids that even though the Reformation occurred five hundred years ago, it isn't just about people and places in the past.
The King Without a ShadowP & R Publishing FBA-|282091 #ad - Why do we have shadows? Where do they come from?" the little boy asked the Great King. That started the King wondering about shadows. He discovered that there was only one King without a shadow—One so great there was no darkness in him.
A Simple Way to PrayConcordia Publishing #ad - What should I pray for?" they may wonder. Prayer this method anchors prayer in the catechism or other biblical texts, but allows the Holy Spirit to prompt thoughts via the Word, which may be chased more freely by the mind at prayer. Thanksgiving3. How should i pray?" "what if my mind wanders?" "what if i get stuck praying the same thing every day?" When asked by his barber and good friend Peter Beskendorf for some practical guidance on how to pray, Martin Luther responded by writing this brief treatise, first published in 1535.
Instruction2. Readers will find their prayer lives refreshed and invigorated as they become more comfortable raising supplications to God. Many christians struggle with prayer even though it’s an essential part of the Christian life. This edition is a modern translation that brings us Luther's practical instruction, using his ITCP method: 1.
A Simple Way to Pray #ad - . Useful for pastors to buy in bulk and give to members after pastoral care, confirmation, or joining the church. Confession4.
Sammy and His ShepherdReformation Trust Publishing FBA-|281940 #ad - But eventually, she comes to trust him, as she sees the shepherd pouring out his energies for the good of his flock, for she sees that he loves his sheep unconditionally and sacrificially. Each chapter of sammy and His Shepherd is an exploration of a passage from Psalm 23. But more important, they will gain a deeper appreciation for the one who is the subject of the psalm: the Good Shepherd, Jesus Christ.
. A special section in the back of the book provides Bible passages, discussion questions, and activities to reinforce the lessons of each chapter. In sammy and his shepherd, veteran children’s writer Susan Hunt takes youngsters on a delightful trip through Psalm 23 from the point of view of a sheep named Sammy.
Sammy and His Shepherd #ad - Sammy lives happily under the care of his faithful shepherd. At first, precious has a hard time believing that the shepherd can be so good. Thereafter, sammy tells Precious all the wonderful things about their shepherd. Eventually, to the delight of both of them, Sammy’s shepherd buys the needy little sheep for his flock and gives her a name―Precious.
As they work through the book, children will grow in their understanding of the metaphors the psalmist used in composing this beloved poem. But one day he meets a sheep from another flock, one who lives in misery because her shepherd is not so caring. Captivating illustrations by Corey Godbey help Sammy and Precious come to life for children.
The Church History ABCs: Augustine and 25 Other Heroes of the FaithCrossway 1433514729 #ad - Now who ever said church history was boring?The Church History ABCs is a fun way for kids to learn about great figures in Christian history. Twenty-six heroes of the faith march through the alphabet, boldly telling their stories in language children can understand. This wide range of characters―men and women from across the centuries, from all over the globe―reflects the breadth of church history and reminds children that these great figures of the past were living, breathing people who lived and died for the glory of God.
Captured by pirates and shipped off to Ireland, a priest baptized thousands of pagans, from paupers to princes. Dramatically converted on the stormy seas, a slave-trader-turned-abolitionist penned the best-loved hymn of the Christian faith. A church father was arrested and martyred for teaching the truth about Christ’s incarnation.