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Discover the real story--like you've never heard it before
Get ready--you're about to meet familiar Bible characters in a fresh new way. You'll discover not just what they did, but how they felt on their journeys to become friends of God.
Bible-time friends will jump off the page as you...
- Stand next to Adam while he stares with wide-eyed wonder at all of God's creations--including Eve
- Stride beside David, watching his fear shift into confidence as he reaches into a leather pouch to grab one smooth stone.
- Wade into the Jordan River with John the Baptist--who keeps peering past the crowd to search for the promised Messiah.
- Look into the forgiving eyes of Stephen as a furious mob hurls rocks through the air to kill him.
54 first-person accounts immerse you in these faith-building stories--because you'll hear them from the mouths of the real people who lived them.
Bonus special augmented reality technology lets you collect, share, and even create digital cards describing these Bible-time friends of God in three easy steps:
1. Download the free app.
2. Scan any icon.
3. Wow Watch the character's trading card come to life
God likes kids--a lot
Help children discover God not only loves them--he likes them. And he wants to be their forever friend
As your kids meet God's Bible-time friends they'll glimpse who God is...see how he cares for those he loves...and grow in their own friendship with God.
Explore 54 devotions in all--ranging from Genesis through Revelation
And with each devotion kids are delighted to find:
- An imagination-sparking retelling of a favorite Bible story
- Room to write, doodle, draw, and respond to the story
- A kid-sized prayer prompt that deepens a friendship with God
- A fun game or activity to do with family, friends--or both
- A Friendship Nugget that builds kids' friendship skills
And this keepsake devotional is the perfect companion for the Friends With God Children's Bible
Children Can Explore Scripture Through God's Animal Menagerie
Your family will love this unique board book Using colorful, engaging artwork, From Eden to Bethlehem introduces little ones to the coming messiah - from fall to prophecy to Incarnation - using the animals of the Bible to tell the story.
Children will delight in the beautiful illustrations and learning about key animals in the Old and New Testaments. The creatures featured in From Eden to Bethlehem follow the narrative arc of Scripture and help children understand Jesus's coming as the central story of the Bible.
You will appreciate the artistic design, theologically sound content, and helping your little one gain a greater understanding of the animal kingdom, as well as the coming/establishing of God's kingdom on earth.
Baby Believer primers are designed to grow with children, from early infancy through elementary school. In addition to basic Bible theology, Baby Believer board books are filled with quotations from the Bible, creeds, hymns, church fathers, and other articles of faith to help reinforce the content and provide intellectual handholds for older children who possess a greater capacity for learning and memorization.
Let Me Tell You About My Best Friend
Hi, I'm Reagan... an Australian labradoodle who loves to play, lick human faces, and believe it or not, pose for the camera.
I first met Little Buddy 2 years ago, when he and I were both 11 months old. Little Buddy had just entered the foster care system. My human sister and her husband opened their hearts and their home to him, and became his foster parents. From the moment we met, I knew Little Buddy and I had something special. We bonded immediately and have been besties ever since.
I can't imagine life without Little Buddy. But guess what... I don't have to My sis and her hubs are in the process of adopting him. My tail won't stop wagging because I know that he will be in our family forever. We don't know yet when the adoption will be final, but oh, what a party we're gonna have when that day comes.
Help Your Child Stay Devoted to God's Word
Based on the bestselling title, The Complete Illustrated Children's Bible (over 140,000 sold), comes this unique devotional that will help your child, age 8-12, gain a deeper understanding of some of the most foundational stories in the Bible.
Each week for one year, your child will encounter a different story from the Bible and learn how to apply the truths of Scripture to his or her life. There will also be uncoated pages for writing down personal thoughts regarding that week's story.
Filled with fun and colorful spreads, The Complete Illustrated Children's Bible Devotional is a creative way for your child to develop a lifelong love for God's Word and makes a great companion to The Complete Illustrated Children's Bible.
Experience the joy of Christmas and the gift of family with The Christmas Cradle by Meadow Rue Merrill. Join Molly and her cousins, Jacob and Sammy, as they learn important lessons on the true meaning of Christmas, generosity, and the Good News of Christ. With stunning illustrations by Drew Kervi (featured by Disney, Marvel Comics, and more), this is sure to become a holiday favorite for your entire family. It even features practical ways for families to create their very own Christmas cradle at home
It's time for the Christmas party Every Christmas Eve, Aunt Jenny and Uncle Gerry hold a huge Christmas party at their home, Lantern Hill Farm. Molly can't wait to string popcorn and decorate for the party. But disaster strikes when the furnace breaks, and the party has to move from the warm farmhouse to the cold, dirty, and dusty barn With help from cousins Jacob and Sammy and neighbor Rosa, the children clean up the barn and decorate cookies, while discovering the story of the Christmas Cradle. This is a family tradition in which Aunt Jenny encourages the children to give gifts to Jesus by welcoming him in, sharing the Good News with others, and spreading his love through service to others.4 Key Features of The Christmas Cradle Books
- Christ-Centered: Focusing on Jesus' birth, loving God, and serving others, The Christmas Cradle encourages a biblical way of observing Christmas and paves the way for a Christ-centered foundation for your kids for life
- Eye Catching and Colorful Illustrations: Fun and engaging illustrations that will keep even the most short attention spans glued to this heartwarming story of celebrating Christ at Christmas.
- Age-Appropriate: Whether your kids are aged 1-4 or 4-7 years old, each of the picture and board books were written to suit the appropriate ages. The Christmas Cradle can make the perfect read-to-me bedtime book or a story more advanced kids can read alone
- Hands-On Family Activities: Holidays are an opportunity to create family traditions and memories. At the back of the book are easy-to-follow suggestions and ideas for building your very own Christmas Cradle that you and your kids can do every year
Meadow Rue Merrill is an award-winning journalist with two decades of published writing experience. She recently published a memoir about her family called Redeeming Ruth (Hendrickson Publishers, 2017). She also regularly contributed to "Motherlode," a popular column of the New York Times. She began reporting for The Times Record, a daily newspaper in Brunswick, Maine, and spent the following eight years corresponding for The Boston Globe. Most recently she has written for Harvard University. She has regular columns with The Portland Press Herald, Maine's largest newspaper and Down East magazine. Author currently resides in Richmond, Maine.
Drew Krevi is a freelance artist with clients from many different industries such as Disney, Marvel Comics, Cartoon Network, Group Publishing, and Gospel Light. When he's not working in the studio, Drew enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters. They can often be found at the beach (even in winter ) or following the girls around Ventura County, California to their sporting events. Drew also teaches Sunday school to fourth- through sixth-grade kids, stays involved with VBS, and volunteers with Amor Missions, building homes for the underserved in Mexico. He is also a regular runner, plays some softball here and there, and loves a good carne asada burrito
What is worship? From sharing with others to reading the Bible, show kids three to six that singing is not the only way to worship God With eye-catching illustrations and unforgettable rhymes, What is Worship? is a full-color picture book that expands kids understanding of what it means to praise and honor God daily through acts of kindness, prayer, and more. Using Scriptures, a bouncing beat, and captivating pictures, What is the Bible? covers 14 key truths about worship. Features a dedication page and eye-catching illustrations by Chad Thompson (Disney's Mulan, Lilo & Stitch, and Brother Bear.)
- Being Kind
- Doing Good Things
Capture short attention spans with fun, relatable, full-color illustrations Featuring diverse and inclusive illustrations celebrating every background and ability, What is Worship? is perfect for the classroom, homeschool, or as a gift It features:
- 14 popular Scriptures about worship to introduce kids to God's Word at an early age
- Fun rhyming verses to capture their attention
- Age-appropriate vocabulary for easy reading
- Dozens of fun & colorful illustrations
- Dedication Page
Whether you want to inspire your kids to know God deeper or you're looking for a fun and memorable way to answer their questions about praising the Lord, What is Worship? is the perfect read-along book for bedtime, snack time, to start a lesson, and to give as as gift (baptisms, birthdays, and more).
Precious Blessings series invites young children to dive deeper into the heart of God. Each book provides a clear, precise, and true answer to a common question kids ask about different aspects of the Christian life. Topics include:
- Who Is God?
- What Is Prayer?
- What Is Worship?
- What Is the Bible?
- What Is Church?
These books are helpful guides in answering difficult questions that children may have as well as in bringing clarity to their relationship with God. With rhyming text, captivating illustrations, and a connecting Bible verse on each spread, children will be empowered to walk with Jesus whole-heartedly... one step at a time
Valerie Carpenter, author of the Precious Blessings series, is involved with worship at her church in La Mirada, California. She is married and has two daughters. She has a BA in elementary education. She is passionate about bringing to life the truths of God to children. Valerie currently resides in La Habra, CA.
Chad Thompson, illustrator of the Precious Blessings series, is a celebrated illustrator, designer, and Disney animator. As a young boy, Chad's grandfather sat him down at the kitchen table and taught him how to draw cartoons. His love of drawing led him to the Columbus College of Art and Design. Upon graduation, he was hired by the Walt Disney Feature Animation studio in Florida, where he worked on beloved classics such as Mulan, Lilo & Stitch, and Brother Bear. Chad currently works as an illustrator and designer for a wide variety of clients and continues to work in animation for smaller studios in Orlando. When he is not at the drawing board, Chad enjoys spending time with his wife and kids.
Faith in God can be exciting, daring, and fun. Love Does for Kids shares some of the Goffs' wild adventures--from holding a neighborhood parade to writing presidents from around the world to creating a town in the backyard tree. Children will laugh, dream, and be inspired to make a difference for God.
As a little boy with a big personality and even bigger dreams, Bob Goff had lots of questions, and they didn't go away when he grew up. It wasn't until he learned just how big and wild and wonderful God is that he began to find answers. Once Bob learned about the deep goodness of God, he got to learn about the great power God gives His kids when they live a life full of love for others.
Kids everywhere will love Bob and Lindsey's stories about how love does. With childlike faith, enthusiasm, and great whimsy, young readers will feel instantly connected to a love that acts as much as it feels. Children will walk away with a sense of wonder of how great God is and will feel empowered with things they can do that will make a tangible difference in the world.
Bob and his daughter, Lindsey, who lived out many of these faith adventures, offer kids an invitation to get to know God better and to see the world as a place designed to be changed as we put our faith in action. In the same way that Love Does strikes such a deep chord with adults, young readers will experience God in new and thrilling ways and see that living out our faith is certainly not boring
Lindsey Goff Viducich is a teacher with a great love for kids. Her daily interaction with kids helped create a book that is perfectly suited for the attention span and interest of 6- to 10-year-olds.
Love Does for Kids features 45 true, humorous, and exciting stories, charming four-color art, and an unforgettable message: that love does. The lessons drawn from the Goffs' stories might just inspire you to be secretly incredible too.
God, will You show me
The gift that I can give
As I grow and love
And learn how to live?
Help your children discover that they don't have to wait until they are grownups to make the world a better place The Gift That I Can Give helps children find unique ways to make a difference today in the lives of those around them. The beautiful new picture book was written by Kathie Lee Gifford and illustrated by Julia Seals.
The Gift That I Can Give is a heartwarming story from Kathie Lee Gifford of how all children have something they can do today to make a difference. Whether it is being kind, giving a family member an extra-big squeeze, visiting someone who is sick, or cheering on a friend, this story will inspire children, leading them to want to read it again and again.
Kathie Lee Gifford is a trusted voice who feels like a friend for countless people. With her strong faith, enthusiasm, and playful writings, she appeals to young hearts and empowers them with the message that no one is too young or too small to share their gift with others.
Kathie Lee Gifford has enjoyed a diverse and successful four-decade career as a television host, actress, singer, playwright, songwriter, and author. She is best known for her 15 years on Regis and Kathie Lee (11 Emmy nominations), and she's currently acting as the three-time Emmy-winning cohost of the fourth hour of the Today show with Hoda Kotb. Gifford has authored three New York Times bestselling books.