Recounts the events of Holy Week and the Easter season, provides background information on life in Jesus's day and on what the Bible says about the situations retold, and offers questions to consider.
Finally … a book that features all the events of the last week of Jesus’ life and resurrection in chronological order.Well-known children’s author, Helen Haidle, brings together a day by day recount of the last week of Jesus’ life—his death, resurrection and all of the events following his resurrection, including his ascension and the pouring out of his Spirit at Pentecost Journey to the Cross helps 6- to 12-year-olds understand WHO Jesus is and WHAT he has done for them. Young readers will discover: ? Details of the culture and customs of the First Century ? How Jesus fulfilled Old Testament prophecies of the Messiah ? All the events of Jesus’ passion and resurrection ? What Jesus’ sacrifice means to them todayAlso included in each chapter: ? References from the four Gospel accounts ? Questions for discussion ? A Scripture memory verse ? Personal application to every childYou and your child will be moved by the bold and intense artwork of father and son team, David Haidle and Paul Haidle, as it portrays the emotion and drama of Jesus’ most important journey. This year give your child the gift of Easter in Journey to the Cross!