Grandpa's Box: Retelling the Biblical Story of Redemption

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"It was a wooden box, simply made. 'I guess you could call it my war chest,' Grandpa said. As the children peered into the box, they saw many small figures-animals, people, and objects of all kinds. A number of them were carved from wood."

Learn along with Marc and Amy as Grandpa shares his stories of the great war we are all fighting. See how his special box of wooden carvings illustrates the wonderful stories of the Bible.

Starr Meade, the author of the popular Training ...

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Overview

"It was a wooden box, simply made. 'I guess you could call it my war chest,' Grandpa said. As the children peered into the box, they saw many small figures-animals, people, and objects of all kinds. A number of them were carved from wood."

Learn along with Marc and Amy as Grandpa shares his stories of the great war we are all fighting. See how his special box of wooden carvings illustrates the wonderful stories of the Bible.

Starr Meade, the author of the popular Training Hearts, Teaching Minds, takes children to a deeper understanding of God's plan of redemption told throughout all of Scripture. Each chapter emphasizes what we learn about God, not just what we learn about individual characters in the Bible.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780875528663
  • Publisher: P&R Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/28/2005
  • Pages: 286
  • Sales rank: 738,908
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Table of Contents

1 The War 9
2 Sneak Attack 15
3 Enemy Reinforcements 21
4 Mercy for the Foe 27
5 Propaganda and Resistance 33
6 A Lonely Battlefield 39
7 The Choice of a Soldier 46
8 A Failed Sabotage Attempt 52
9 Birth of a Deliverer 58
10 Commander-in-Chief 65
11 Issuing Orders 72
12 Provisions for the March 78
13 Captain of the Army 85
14 Unlikely Weapons for Unlikely Soldiers 91
15 A Foreigner Enlists 98
16 An Excellent Leader 105
17 A Fallen Leader 112
18 Contest of Warriors 118
19 A Guided Missile 124
20 An Enemy Changes Sides 130
21 A Traitor's Plot Fails 136
22 A Big Defeat for a Big Enemy 142
23 War against the Word 148
24 Victory on Enemy Ground 155
25 Mission Accomplished, Right on Schedule 161
26 Every Little Detail 167
27 The Champion Arrives 174
28 Winning a Lost Battle 180
29 Rescuing a Prisoner of War 187
30 Safe in Enemy Territory 194
31 Most Dreaded Enemy Conquered 201
32 Victory from Defeat 207
33 Deadliest Weapon Made Useless 213
34 Equipping the Soldiers 219
35 Resist! 226
36 The Army Moves Out 233
37 A Powerful Foe Is Vanquished 240
38 Out to Conquer the World! 247
39 Not Even the "Big Guns" Can Help 254
40 Dr. Luke, War Correspondent 261
41 Still Advancing 268
42 Victory at Last! 275
Note to Parents 281
Outline of Bible Stories 283
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  • Posted November 27, 2012

    Our children loved this book. We'd read a chapter each night af

    Our children loved this book. We'd read a chapter each night after dinner. A great overview of Scripture and the great Gospel story.

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