Journey of Trees
: A Series of Short Stories for
|"Webster" the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil
|A tree witnesses Adam and Eve's first sin to help children understand why death entered the world and why we need Jesus today.
|"Spinaker" the Tree who became the Manger
|A tree witnesses Jesus birth to help children understand the awesome miracle of God becoming a man and what a precious gift Jesus was.
|"Evan" the Tree who became the Cross
|A tree witnesses Jesus death to help children understand what happened when Jesus died on the cross and what that means for us.
|"Sid" the Sycamore Tree
|A tree witnesses Zacheus's repentance to help children understand the concept of repentance and who Jesus really is.
|"Thicket" the Tree who caught the Ram for Issac
|A tree witnesses Issacs near sacrifice to help children understand how important Abraham and Issac thought it was to Obey God.
|"Murray" the Tree the Door of the Ark was made from
|A tree witnesses Noah trust God despite being ridiculed for building the ark to help children undertand how important it is to trust God depite what other may say.
|"Oswald" the Tree that became Moses and Aarons Staff
|A tree becomes an instrument of God power in saving the Isrealites from Egypt. Helps children understand Gods mighty power is often demontrated through the small and weak.
|"Selma" the mast of the ship in which Jesus calmed the storm.
|A tree witnesses Jesus calming the storm on the lake to help children understand that God protects his children in the midst of difficulties that appear to overwelm us.
|"Sheldon" the Tree that Loved the Prodigal Son.
|A tree learns of the love of the Prodigal Son's father and also witnesses his return to help children understand the way God loves us.
|"Raphael" the Tree of Life.
|A tree witnesses Jesus leading his children into heaven to help children understand what heaven will be like.