That message of god's unconditional acceptance and deep desire to enjoy a friendship with his children is at the heart of this book. Originally published by crossway in 1994, The Children of the King has now been redesigned to enchant a whole new generation of children. One of the greatest gifts parents can give their children is the assurance that mom and dad love them just as they are, apart from anything that they do.
The Children of the King Redesign #ad - Combining the warm narrative of best-selling author max Lucado and the engaging illustrations of award-winning artist Sergio Martinez, The Children of the King will give parents and grandparents fresh opportunities to remind children of God’s never-changing affection for them. That truth―the assurance of God's delight in them―is a blessing that has eternal impact for all children of the King everywhere.
Because I Love YouCrossway #ad - Could there be a mistake?Young Paladin is about to discover the answer. He listens to their prayers. He protects them. Something that makes him wonder about Shaddai's love. Because they need to understand about him what you have already learned―that everything God does throughout our lives, He does for one reason only, and for the best reason of all: "Because I Love You.
". He even gives warnings and sets boundaries―for no other reason than love. As an adult you already know this. A long time ago a wise man named Shaddai built a wonderful village for children to live in. And when he does, he will come to understand just how deeply he is loved. And so will you. Everything god does for your children, He does because of love.
Because I Love You #ad - And with his own hands Shaddai built a protective wall around their village, rock by rock. He did all of this for just one reason―because he loved them. One day paladin, the village's most curious child, discovers something troubling about the wall. He provides for their needs. He gave them everything they needed.
Now your children can know it too through this captivating tale, which was first published in the award-winning children's bestseller Tell Me the Story.
The Boy and the OceanCrossway #ad - Just how wide, and how big is the love of God really?See for yourself in this heart-warming story about a boy, his parents, how deep, and the wonder of creation. From the vast reaches of the ocean to the towering heights of the mountains, Max Lucado takes us on a journey of discovery and thanksgiving as he shows us how creation expresses the unmatched love of the Creator.
Filled with beautiful illustrations, this charming tale teaches about the God whose love never ends and will remain a favorite among families for years to come.
If Only I Had a Green NoseCrossway #ad - How silly, thought Punchinello. So let this wonderful tale help you remember two things: that you were made unique for a reason, and that there is one who will always help you be you--wonderfully you. It would only make him greener--and make him look just like all the other Wemmicks! Why would he want that when he knows Eli made each of them different for a reason?But when Punchinello stops visiting Eli regularly, a painted nose somehow doesn't seem as foolish anymore.
If Only I Had a Green Nose #ad - But at times that may mean we either have to look and act like others--or risk being rejected. Punchinello's hard-earned lesson shows us how important it is to be who we were created to be, and why that matters. A green nose. Now more than ever, punchinello needs to hear his maker say, "I'll always help you be who I made you to be.
Just like punchinello, we all want to fit in. To be accepted by the crowd. It wouldn't make him faster, stronger, or even smarter.
You Are Mine Max Lucado's WemmicksCrossway Books #ad - In the sequel to you are special!, punchinello of Wemmicksville learns that God's children are loved because of who they are, not because of what they possess.
You Are Special 1 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 1Crossway #ad - Each day the residents award stickers―gold stars for the talented, smart, and attractive Wemmicks, and gray dots for those who make mistakes or are just plain ordinary. Punchinello, covered in gray dots, begins to feel worthless. Parents and children alike will enjoy this touching portrayal of an eternal truth.
This bestseller has sold millions of copies and is now available as a special paperback gift edition and includes captivating illustrations by Sergio Martinez. Then one day he visits eli the woodcarver, his creator, and he learns that his worth comes from a different source. Max lucado’s beautiful story reminds us that we are special to God just the way we are.
You Are Special 1 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 1 #ad - . In the town of Wemmickville there lives a Wemmick named Punchinello.
The Oak Inside the AcornThomas Nelson 1400306019 #ad - The Oak Inside the Acorn #ad - Thomas Nelson. But now what was he to do? He couldn't grow oranges like the orange tree or flowers like the rose bush. The oak inside the Acorn is the story of the miracle inside each of us. He just grew and grew until he became Big Oak, and his branches were big and strong-but still he didn't know what he was to do.
Soon little Acorn grew into Little Oak. Then one day big oak found that his strong branches were just right for a very special purpose. For within every child is the special person God created, just waiting to grow. It was hard for little Acorn to believe he would ever be a big, strong oak tree.
The Oak Inside the AcornThomas Nelson #ad - Then one day big oak found that his strong branches were just right for a very special purpose. He just grew and grew until he became Big Oak, and his branches were big and strong-but still he didn't know what he was to do. Thomas Nelson. Tommy Nelson. The oak inside the Acorn is the story of the miracle inside each of us.
The Oak Inside the Acorn #ad - But now what was he to do? He couldn't grow oranges like the orange tree or flowers like the rose bush. For within every child is the special person God created, just waiting to grow. It was hard for little Acorn to believe he would ever be a big, strong oak tree. Soon little Acorn grew into Little Oak.
The Song of the King RedesignCrossway #ad - Tommy Nelson. And with only the king’s song to guide them and one companion, they must prepare for the adventure of their lives―an adventure that may cost them everything. Who will the victor be? carlisle the strongest, Alon the swiftest, or Cassidon the wisest? Thomas Nelson. But now the time has come to see who is truly worthy of the princess’s hand in marriage.
The Song of the King Redesign #ad - A timeless tale about the most important choice on your journey through life. Carlisle, alon, and cassidon―known by all in the kingdom as the bravest and best knights who serve the king. As the prince tells the three knights about the king’s test, they understand the danger of the journey before them.
Best of All 4 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 4Crossway #ad - When it comes to Wemmicks, she's the best, " they say. This latest tale from Wemmicksville will surprise you as Punchinello himself shocks the town with how special he really is. Willow is weak wood, " says Bess. Who wouldn't want to join her wonderful Wemmicks Club? The catch is this: only Wemmicks made of maple can join–the best wood from the best forest.
Best of All 4 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 4 #ad - But punchinello can't join since he is made of willow. Thomas Nelson. No one wants to be a willow. And punchinello is the only willow in Wemmicksville. Bess stovall is famous for being famous. Everyone looks down on him, even his friend Lucia. Punchinello learns a valuable lesson when Eli the woodcarver helps him see that he is special because the Maker made him–the Maker even chose his wood.
Punchinello and the Most Marvelous Gift 5 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 5Crossway #ad - But everyone else he meets in Wemmicksville is also trying to make the best contribution to the festival. Hans believes that his seven-layer chocolate cherry truffle cake with double butter-cream frosting will be the best part, but Violet is sure her bountiful bouquet will come out on top. Marvel is eager to show off his magnificent Marvellaphony-organoni.
Lucia knows her vocal solo will make the day, and Dr. Thomas Nelson. With the maker-day festival fast approaching, Punchinello wants to do something really big for Eli, the woodcarver. Tommy Nelson. What can punchinello do?when all of wemmicksville gathers for the unveiling of the cake and the bouquet and Lucia's solo, Punchinello accidentally destroys the cake, and the Marvellaphony-organoni! What could have been a disaster results in the marvelous gift, the bouquet, and the people of Wemmicksville realize that Maker-Day is not about a cake or a bouquet-it's all about Eli.