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Jesus and the Very Big Surprise: A True Story about Jesus, His Return, and How to Be Ready

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This beautifully illustrated hardback book by singer and TV presenter Randall Goodgame is based on the parable in Luke 12 v 35-38.

It teaches children that Jesus will return and when he does there will be an amazing party where ... SURPRISE! ... he will serve his faithful servants! Jesus didn't tell us when that party will be, but we can make sure that we're ready for it by
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Hardcover, 32 pages
Published February 1st 2020 by The Good Book Company
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Calvinist Batman
Jan 22, 2020 rated it it was amazing
When it comes to books, there are only two times when my heart leaps for joy with impatient waiting:
1. When a new Brandon Sandersonon book comes out.
2. When The Good Book Company (TGBC) releases a new title in their "Tales That Tell The Truth" series.

As always, this book was illustrated by my favorite illustrator, Catalina Echeverri.

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This book is about the second coming of Christ, yet it's not about the end-times (so, no worries). Maybe it's because I spent so long as a Charismatic, but
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This brilliantly colorful and dramatic picture book emphasizes the joy of following Jesus. At the beginning, the author writes about Jesus's identity and ministry, and then the story shifts. The middle of this book retells a lesser-known parable from Luke 12:35-38, and the vibrant illustrations emphasize the surprising plot twist. In this story, servants try to stay awake to greet their master when he returns home, but when he arrives, he dresses himself for service. He has them sit down at the ...more
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