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With the Children on Sundays Grace and Truth Books
  • ISBN: 9780-97434-2603
  • Binding: Large Paperback
  • Page Count: 330
  • Publisher: Grace and Truth Books

With the Children on Sundays (Sylvanus Stall)

$23.95 $17.50

The famed 1893 Family Worship manual, subtitled:

Through Eye-Gate and Ear-Gate Into the City of Child-Soul

A giant volume, which ranks as one of history’s greatest Family Worship books ever composed. A limited number of copies are available of this book, which has been out of print many decades and is currently not being printed by anyone. Filled with many of the most delightful family readings you’ll find anywhere, from an author with great skill in presenting Bible truths in a form which grips the eye, holds the mind’s attention, and wins the heart of a child for Christ. Many call this the finest book for family worship they have ever used.

First published 1893. You can use these “Sunday” readings any day of the week, of course. This is a large, “oversized” volume, 7″ x 10″ – a facsimile edition of the original). 52 chapters, packed with photographs + illustrations.

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With the Children on Sundays

Through Eye-Gate and Ear-Gate Into the City of Child-Soul

The famed and beloved 1893 Family Worship manual

A giant volume, With the Children on Sundays certainly ranks as one of history’s greatest Family Worship books ever composed. A limited number of copies are available of this book, which has been out of print many decades and is currently not being printed by anyone. Filled with many of the most delightful family readings you’ll find anywhere, from an author with great skill in presenting Bible truths in a form which grips the eye, holds the mind’s attention, and wins the heart of a child for Christ. Many call this the finest book for family worship they have ever used.

This volume was first published in 1893. You can use these “Sunday” readings any day of the week, of course. This is a large, oversized volume, 7″ x 10″ – a facsimile edition of the original). 52 chapters, packed with photographs and illustrations.

About the Author

Sylvanus Stall (1847–1915) was an American Lutheran pastor, not only known for this book but also his volume What A Young Boy Ought To Know.  He graduated from Union Theological Seminary, New York, and was ordained a minister in 1874.  He held a Doctor of Divinity degree, and pastored in Cobleskill, NY, then later in Martin’s Creek, PA and Lancaster, PA.  In 1887 he quit to run a church newspaper titled The Lutheran Observer and began to write his books.  He also produced Stall’s Lutheran Year-Book from 1884 onward, and was also statistical secretary of the Lutheran General Synod from 1885 onward.

Table of Contents

  1. Coal and Wood: Jesus the Source of spiritual light and warmth
  2. Lanterns: The Best Light for our path
  3. Candles: How to reflect, obscure, or extinguish the light
  4. A Broken Chain: Breaking the whole law
  5. Looking-Glass: Seeing ourselves in God’s Law
  6. Rain: God’s wisdom and power
  7. Snow: The lessons which it teaches
  8. Plastic Face: Character in the countenance
  9. Seeds: Thoughts, words, deeds – their life and perpetuity
  10. Sowing: The spring time of life
  11. Reaping: The harvest time of life
  12. Wheat and chaff: The coming separation
  13. The Heart: The most wonderful pump in the world
  14. The Eye: The most valuable and most wonderful telescope
  15. Frogs: The plagues in Egypt
  16. Blood: The feast of the Passover
  17. Pine Branch: The feast of Tabernacles
  18. Leaves: The lessons which they teach
  19. The Turtle: Men like and yet unlike the animals
  20. Grasshopper and Ant: Negligence and industry
  21. Balances: How God weighs people
  22. White and Charred Sticks: Good and bad company
  23. Dogs: The dogs of St. Bernard
  24. The Camera: God’s picture book
  25. The Phonograph: Books that talk
  26. Magnet and Needle: God’s guiding hand
  27. Fish in Aquarium: The all-seeing eye of God
  28. The Clock: Measuring time
  29. Plans: Living with a purpose
  30. The Christmas Tree: The lessons which it teaches
  31. Easter Sunday: The resurrection of the body
  32. Crowns: The Children of the King
  33. A Word to Parents
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