Bible Heroes (Barbour Backpack Books Series)
With four entertaining true-life stories in every book, this series is a great way to introduce young people to Bible heroes, classic Christian works, great men and women of faith, and the good news about Jesus! Readers will be encouraged...
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With four entertaining true-life stories in every book, this series is a great way to introduce young people to Bible heroes, classic Christian works, great men and women of faith, and the good news about Jesus! Readers will be encouraged to follow Christ and share the message of his salvation throughout their own lives.
Meet 4 great heroes of the Bible! Noah has a huge job ahead, given by God Himself: He must build a giant boat to save his family and every kind of animal from a world wide flood. Joseph is a mighty ruler in Egypt-years after his own brothers sold him into slavery. He knows that God has brought him to this point to save their lives. David battles wild animals and the warrior Goliath on his way to becoming king of Israel-God's chosen leader for God's chosen people. Daniel slept with hungry lions, and lived to tell about it. His commitment to God often got him into trouble-but always got him out! Four great Bible heroes, one great book. Take their exciting stories with you and remember that, with God's help, you can do great things too!
Here's some great literature to fill your young reader's book bag. Backpack Books combine four complete stories--whether biographies, classics, or fiction--into one cool package. They're great for reading at home, school, in the car...anywhere! All stories are wholesome and God-honoring, and ideal for kids ages eight to twelve.
Since the company began as "Book Bargains" in 1981, much has happened to bring this company from a small remainder seller into a prominent Christian publisher. When Hugh Barbour began buying and reselling other publishers' excess stock, he was introducing a new concept to Christian bookstores. Soon, though, the new company began publishing its own titles, beginning with the classic allegory The Pilgrim's Progress in 1984. With a new name, Barbour & Company, publishing operations continued with two books that Hugh Barbour says "really put us on the map"Oswald Chambers's beloved devotionalMy Utmost for His Highest, and Barbour's first original title, The Bible Promise Book. Each found a ready market and, millions of copies later, remain on Barbour's best-selling backlist. Barbour & Company had found its niche: publishing Christian classics at value prices. - Publisher.