The Story of Jesus, My Best Friend presents, in a series of five attractively illustrated books, along with simple rhyme for children ages 5 - 9 and older, the life and teachings of Jesus.
The objective of the brief Book One, Creation, is to show children how God loved us enough to
restore His original beautiful plan for the humans He created, a plan spoiled by our first parents,
Adam and Eve. Being a God of Love, our Father decided to send His own perfect Son Jesus to earth
as a human, to win back God’s friendship for each of us by His life of obedience to the Father.
Book Two, Jesus the Child presents the Annunciation, Mary’s visit to her cousin Elizabeth,the
marraige of Mary and Joseph, events leading up to and following Jesus’ humble birth, His early
childhood, and finally, Jesus being lost and found in the Jewish Temple at age 12.
Book Three, Early Ministry of Jesus covers the beginning of Jesus’ public life at age thirty,
first introducing John the Baptist at the River Jordan preparing the people for Jesus. This book
presents Jesus’ Baptism by John, His forty days in the desert and His three temptations and
victory over Satan; Jesus‘ first reading in the Jewish Synegogue, followed by some listeners’
reactions to His startling claim.Jesus then chooses His twelve apostles,and Book Three closes with
Jesus performing His first Miracle at the Wedding in Cana.
Book Four: Jesus, Teacher and
Role Model presents some of the core teachings, parables, miracles and loving compassion of
Jesus, especially His deep love for children, and how He encourages each child to discover
his/her unique gifts in order to make this world a better place. Book Four ends with the
awesome Miracle of the Loaves and Fishes, and Jesus later walking on the water to calm
Book Five: Jesus’ Passion and Death, Resurrection and Ascension, presents
the key events leading up to Jesu’s final days on earth, all the events of the Last Supper,
Gethsemane, His betrayal by Judas, denial by Peter and Jesus’ ultimate arrest, trial,
Crucifixion, Death, followed by His glorious Resurrection and Ascension.
In all five books
there are questions for each chapter at the end of the book if you wish to explore them with your
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