By Jeff White
Illustrated by David Harrington How Do I Read the Bible? The Bible is a big, big, BIG book. Kids might think it's hard to read. Where do you start? How much should you read? What if you don't understand it? How will you ever finish it?
Friends With God: Discover How to Read the Bible shows your kids what the Bible is all about—its thrilling stories, its jaw-dropping surprises, and why it's all so important.
With this Christian children's book, Bible characters will show kids just how easy it can be to read and understand God's Word. They'll be expert Bible readers in no time!
Here's a sneak peek at the book's introduction from Jesus...
From "once upon a time" to "happily ever after," you know a good story when you read one. The Bible is the ultimate true story. It tells us what God has done from the beginning of time, what's going to happen at the end of the world, and some of the best stuff in between.
But what are all these stories for? And why should you read them? I'm here to tell you! God created the Bible to help you discover how much God loves you and wants to be with you as your forever friend. All the stories, poems, prophecies, and letters in the Bible give you the answers to life's questions and problems. So now you can grow closer to God no matter what you're going through. That's because I'm always with you. And the Bible can help you remember that.
How should you read the Bible? With an open heart and an open mind to understand just how much God loves you. Because God really, really, really loves you, my friend.
6" x 6" Hardcover
Jeff White is a lead content developer for Group Publishing, where he's written or co-written 15 books for church ministry and faith development, including the Friends With God Story Bible. He has a passion for helping people grow their creativity, and leads creativity workshops at ministry conferences around the country. A graduate of Biola University, Jeff has also published several books for young readers, including The Runaway Candy Cane.
David Harrington's love for art began at an early age when he drew on everything, eventually leading to a career in illustration at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, where he earned a BFA with honors. David has illustrated numerous children's books and enjoys snowboarding, surfing, and spending time with his wife and children in Laguna Hills, California.