Synopses & Reviews
How are you going to stand up for God’s truth and become an influence that prompts others to follow you? How are you going to lead your friends, family, and those you are in contact with every day to belong to something bigger than the current culture?
Josiah Road gives you a blueprint of how to become a positive influence and a strong leader even at a young age. Josiah became king of Israel when he was eight years old. Just as Josiah faced an unbelievable opportunity to implore a nation to return to God, we as students face similar opportunities. This study gives you a biblical model to follow. Learn how Josiah made a huge impact on his community and used his influence to take a stand against evil and sin. You will be challenged to take risks, seize opportunities, defy the odds, and pursue God’s purpose for your life like never before.
Before I Was Born explains in age-appropriate language the basic nature of sexual intercourse between a husband and wife and discusses conception, fetal development, childbirth, and breastfeeding.
• For children ages 5 to 8
Before I Was Born explains in age-appropriate language the basic nature of sexual intercourse between a husband and wife and discusses conception, fetal development, childbirth, a
Before I Was Born explains in age-appropriate language the basics of conception, fetal development, childbirth, and more for children ages 5-8.
Before I Was Born is the second book in the God's Design for Sex series, written to be read with children ages 5 to 8. With age-appropriate, straightforward text and informative illustrations, Before I Was Born explains sex as a special gift God gives to a husband and wife and covers such topics as: * Why God made boys' and girls' bodies different * God's plan for loving marriages and families * The basic facts about intercourse, presented in the context of marital love and intimacy * Conception and fetal development * Childbirth and breastfeeding Created to answer the questions inevitably asked by young children, Before I Was Born will help you give your child a vital head start in understanding God's intended purpose for procreation and sex.
This 5-week study on the life of King Josiah is for students with a focus on leadership and confidence.
Josiah Road is a spiritual development study that focuses on encouraging students-to stand up and lead as Christians in the student community.
Inspired by King Josiah's nation-leading skills, this study examines the young king's impact on his community, even at a young age, and shows students how they can lead with confidence. Students will be challenged to evaluate whether they are on the right path.
This 5-week curriculum can be adapted for a weekend retreat.
About the Author
Carolyn Nystrom is an author of more than eighty books for both children and adults, including What Happens When We Die?, winner of the ECPA Gold Medallion Award for children’s books. She is also the coauthor of Is the Reformation Over?: An Evangelical Assessment of Contemporary Roman Catholicism (coauthored with Mark A. Noll) and Praying: Finding Our Way Through Duty to Delight (coauthored with J. I. Packer). Carolyn and her husband Roger raised four children and now have 9 grandchildren. Carolyn serves as an elder in Immanuel Presbyterian Church (EPC), where she also sings in the choir, leads children's worship, works in the nursery, and occasionally teaches adult education or, if needed, gives a Sunday sermon. She holds an MA in historical theology from Wheaton College.