This is a collection of interesting stories about children of the past in America, and each story teaches a lesson in a natural way.
After seeing the need for Bibles in indigenous languages, Cameron Townsend founded Wycliffe Bible Translators to translate Bibles into unwritten languages.
The spirits said to kill the baby when he was born; when he became a man, Cleopas overturned the spirit’s power.
Young Karla could not understand why her parents hated her, and why she had to endure so much pain and abuse; what a difference it made when she accepted God’s forgiveness and in turn forgave those who had misused her for years.
A sailor in the time of Queen Elizabeth finds a baby, the sole survivor of a shipwreck, and brings her home to his wife—who is this baby and what do the mysterious tokens wrapped up with her mean?
Wild Horse Annie grew up with mustangs, and her horror at seeing the way the wild horses were hunted out of the hills with airplanes and trucks to be slaughtered motivated her to work to get a law passed to prohibit such hunting.
An in-depth look at a facet of church history we are not aware of most of the time—did you know that there were large Christian communities in China and Japan in or before the 7th and 8th centuries?
Fascinating stories about 11 famous people who were instrumental in advancing the Christian faith and missions between 1700 and 1860.
In the spring of 1918, young Sterling and one of his buddies caught a baby raccoon, and Sterling raised it.
A young boy is sent to northern Alaska for a few months to live with the Eskimos at Point Barrow, where he hopes to find his Uncle Jack who went there to stop the Eskimos from killing whales.
After Rachel’s parents die on the mission field in Africa from Spanish Influenza, Rachel is sent to England by scheming neighbors as their daughter, to try to influence an old man to do what they want him to.
A biography of David Livingstone, who did more than anyone else to open up the center of Africa for trade and missions.
Archimedes, who lived on the island of Sicily in the 200s BC, and who was perhaps the greatest scientist and mathematician who ever lived, is brought to life in this fascinating biography.
Jared Austin longs to be a man, but when past conflicts with present and he is suspected of witchcraft, will his faith sustain him?
Johnny Tremain has always wanted to be a man—but when life turns against him, will he be able to prove his worth even if he can’t be a Revolutionary soldier?
Elsie Dinsmore’s father has come home at last—but will he ever learn to share her values, and love her as a father ought to love his daughter?
Mabel, along with her best friend Sarah Jane, gets into a lot of trouble and learns many valuable lessons in the late 1800s.