A Flame Forever Bright
Claudia Esh. The story of Dirk Willems rescuing his pursuer who fell through the ice is one of the best-known stories in the Martyrs Mirror. However, almost nothing is known about Willems’s life prior to his arrest and being burned at the stake. A Flame Forever Bright weaves the basic facts of the life of Dirk Willems into a fictional narrative to tell his story through the eyes of his younger sister Lucia. Set in Holland in the 1500s. 136 pages; paperback; TGS International.
Rebecca Newswanger. This short book with colorful pictures helps children visualize the story of William Penn, Jr. Against his wealthy father's wishes, he joined the plain and simple Quakers. After his father's death, Penn used his inheritance to acquire land in the New World where people could live in peace and worship God. This book describes his kind and fair dealings with the Indians. Ages 8-10; 59 pages; paperback; TGS International.
The Love of God
Oswald Chambers. The author of this book searches the Bible deeply to discover treasures that enhance spiritual growth. Those treasures include the richness of Scripture, the reality of faith at work, and intimacy with God. It challenges Christians to step back and consider what their commitment to the Lord means in practical terms. Readers desiring deeper study will enjoy this book. From the author of My Utmost for His Highest. 121 pages; paperback; Discovery House Publishers.