Punchinello and the Most Marvelous Gift 5 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 5 #ad - With the maker-day festival fast approaching, Punchinello wants to do something really big for Eli, the woodcarver. Lucia knows her vocal solo will make the day, and Dr. Marvel is eager to show off his magnificent Marvellaphony-organoni. But everyone else he meets in Wemmicksville is also trying to make the best contribution to the festival.
Hans believes that his seven-layer chocolate cherry truffle cake with double butter-cream frosting will be the best part, but Violet is sure her bountiful bouquet will come out on top.
If Only I Had a Green NoseCrossway #ad - A green nose. How silly, thought Punchinello. To be accepted by the crowd. But at times that may mean we either have to look and act like others--or risk being rejected. Punchinello's hard-earned lesson shows us how important it is to be who we were created to be, and why that matters. It would only make him greener--and make him look just like all the other Wemmicks! Why would he want that when he knows Eli made each of them different for a reason?But when Punchinello stops visiting Eli regularly, a painted nose somehow doesn't seem as foolish anymore.
So let this wonderful tale help you remember two things: that you were made unique for a reason, and that there is one who will always help you be you--wonderfully you. Now more than ever, punchinello needs to hear his maker say, "I'll always help you be who I made you to be. Just like punchinello, we all want to fit in.
If Only I Had a Green Nose #ad - It wouldn't make him faster, stronger, or even smarter.
Best of All 4 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 4Crossway #ad - This latest tale from Wemmicksville will surprise you as Punchinello himself shocks the town with how special he really is. Who wouldn't want to join her wonderful Wemmicks Club? The catch is this: only Wemmicks made of maple can join–the best wood from the best forest. But punchinello can't join since he is made of willow.
Best of All 4 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 4 #ad - Bess stovall is famous for being famous. Everyone looks down on him, even his friend Lucia. Punchinello learns a valuable lesson when Eli the woodcarver helps him see that he is special because the Maker made him–the Maker even chose his wood. When it comes to Wemmicks, she's the best, " they say. Willow is weak wood, " says Bess.
No one wants to be a willow. And punchinello is the only willow in Wemmicksville.
Your Special Gift 6 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 6Crossway #ad - Nobody knows who sent the gifts, lucia loves to paint, but each Wemmick receives the perfect gift: Punchinello likes to build, and Hans enjoys cooking. When a family of wemmicks needs help to reach Eli the woodcarver, Punchinello and his friends try to come to their aid. Unfortunately, nothing they do seems to work.
Your Special Gift 6 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 6 #ad - Punchinello opens his gift to find a hammer; Lucia receives a paintbrush and set of paints; and Hans, the baker, gets a spoon. One morning the people of Wemmicksville wake up to discover that they've all received gifts. Only when they realize that Eli gave them each a special gift are they able to use those gifts to make a difference.
This story will show kids how God has given them a special gift they can use to serve Him.
You Are Mine Max Lucado's WemmicksCrossway Books #ad - In the sequel to you are special!, punchinello of Wemmicksville learns that God's children are loved because of who they are, not because of what they possess.
Because I Love YouCrossway #ad - He listens to their prayers. He provides for their needs. He even gives warnings and sets boundaries―for no other reason than love. As an adult you already know this. A long time ago a wise man named Shaddai built a wonderful village for children to live in. And when he does, he will come to understand just how deeply he is loved.
And so will you. Everything god does for your children, He does because of love. He talked to them and sang for them and told them stories. He gave them everything they needed. Could there be a mistake?Young Paladin is about to discover the answer. Because they need to understand about him what you have already learned―that everything God does throughout our lives, He does for one reason only, and for the best reason of all: "Because I Love You.
Because I Love You #ad - ". And with his own hands Shaddai built a protective wall around their village, rock by rock. He did all of this for just one reason―because he loved them. One day paladin, the village's most curious child, discovers something troubling about the wall. Now your children can know it too through this captivating tale, which was first published in the award-winning children's bestseller Tell Me the Story.
Let this timeless story of a curious boy's choice and a caring man's sacrificial response help you make the infinite love of their Heavenly Father as real to your kids as your own love.
You Are Special 1 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 1Crossway #ad - Each day the residents award stickers―gold stars for the talented, smart, and attractive Wemmicks, and gray dots for those who make mistakes or are just plain ordinary. In the town of Wemmickville there lives a Wemmick named Punchinello. Then one day he visits eli the woodcarver, his creator, and he learns that his worth comes from a different source.
Max lucado’s beautiful story reminds us that we are special to God just the way we are. Parents and children alike will enjoy this touching portrayal of an eternal truth. This bestseller has sold millions of copies and is now available as a special paperback gift edition and includes captivating illustrations by Sergio Martinez.
You Are Special 1 Max Lucado's Wemmicks 1 #ad - Punchinello, covered in gray dots, begins to feel worthless.
The Oak Inside the AcornThomas Nelson 1400306019 #ad - The Oak Inside the Acorn #ad - But now what was he to do? He couldn't grow oranges like the orange tree or flowers like the rose bush. He just grew and grew until he became Big Oak, and his branches were big and strong-but still he didn't know what he was to do. Thomas Nelson. For within every child is the special person God created, just waiting to grow.
. It was hard for little Acorn to believe he would ever be a big, strong oak tree. The oak inside the Acorn is the story of the miracle inside each of us. Then one day big oak found that his strong branches were just right for a very special purpose. Soon little Acorn grew into Little Oak.
The Boy and the OceanCrossway #ad - The Boy and the Ocean #ad - Just how wide, his parents, and how big is the love of God really?See for yourself in this heart-warming story about a boy, how deep, and the wonder of creation. From the vast reaches of the ocean to the towering heights of the mountains, Max Lucado takes us on a journey of discovery and thanksgiving as he shows us how creation expresses the unmatched love of the Creator.
Filled with beautiful illustrations, this charming tale teaches about the God whose love never ends and will remain a favorite among families for years to come. Thomas Nelson.
The Oak Inside the AcornThomas Nelson #ad - The Oak Inside the Acorn #ad - He just grew and grew until he became Big Oak, and his branches were big and strong-but still he didn't know what he was to do. Thomas Nelson. The oak inside the Acorn is the story of the miracle inside each of us. It was hard for little Acorn to believe he would ever be a big, strong oak tree. Soon little Acorn grew into Little Oak.
For within every child is the special person God created, just waiting to grow. But now what was he to do? He couldn't grow oranges like the orange tree or flowers like the rose bush. Tommy Nelson. Then one day big oak found that his strong branches were just right for a very special purpose.
The Crippled LambThomas Nelson #ad - The inspiring story that has encouraged thousands of children who have felt left out or who have special needs. In this timeless bestseller, readers experience the tender love God has for those who feel alone and different. Joshua was a lamb with a crippled leg who felt left out because he couldn’t run and play like the other lambs.
But god had a very special plan for Joshua’s life, as He does for all who feel alone. Meets national education standards. Original oil-painting illustrations by Liz Bonham brilliantly capture the beauty and warmth of this endearing story. Readers can expect a gentle tug on their hearts as the little lamb’s prayers are answered in an amazing way.
The Crippled Lamb #ad - Tommy Nelson. Thomas Nelson.