The Promised Child
The Shepherds were excited when they heard the news about the new born baby. Following the star, they made their way to Bethlehem, to find Jesus, the Saviour of the world. You can read about Jesus: The Promised Child in the Bible in Luke chapters 1-2.
All 16 booklets (32 to 40 pages each) in the Bible Wise Series are beautifully illustrated re-tellings of the major Biblical stories and characters, with colorful, high-quality art on every page, along with some of the best explanation of these Bible stories that we’ve ever seen.
About the Author
Carine MacKenzie’s talent for retelling Bible stories has meant that children from all over the world have been given the opportunity to discover Jesus Christ for themselves. Carine’s 150th book, 365 Great Bible Stories, was released in July 2011. She has sales of several million books and lives in Inverness, Scotland.
Recommended Reading Level
Read to Me: ages 4-6
Read on My Own: ages 6-9
The Complete Bible Wise Series includes:
Hezekiah-The King’s Choices
Jeremiah-A Man With a Message
Miriam-The Big Sister’s Secret
Samuel-The Boy Who Listened
Paul-Journeys of Adventure
Noah-The Rescue Plan
Samson-The Strong Man’s Strength
David-The Fearless Fighter
Elijah-God’s Miracle Man
Saul-The Miracle on the Road
Daniel-The Praying Prince
Jesus Is Alive-The Amazing Story
Job-The Patient Friend
Jonathan-The Faithful Friend
Jesus-The Promised Child
Sarah & Abraham-The Wonderful Promise
For a similar set for still younger children, see the Bible Time Series.
Of course, for all children, there is no story or Bible character more important for children to learn about than that of Jesus: The Promised Child. There is no greater gift than to know the Lord Jesus Christ, for He is the way, the truth, and the life, and there is no path to the Father or into eternal life without the knowledge of Him, who loved us and gave Himself for us!