Skip to main content

Grace and Truth Books!

Hey Neighbors!

I received two books from Grace and Truth Books.  They are called Grace Raymond and First Impressions of God.  Now, I will tell you up front, I love old Christian books, and these are reprints from the late 1800's.  My favorite type!  We actually have a collection of old tract society books and other Christian books from that time period.  These two books are from the Girl's Heritage Collection.

This set includes all the following books:
* The Little Girl's Treasury
* I Have a Soul
* The Dairyman's Daughter
* Behind Mr. Bunyan
* Patty's Curiosity
* The Young Cottager
* Grace Raymond
* First Impressions of God
This set is available now for $39.

Grace Raymond or The Evil and Cure of a Passionate Temper is about a little girl and how she learns to deal with her temper. The book was written for the American Sunday School Union by a deaf and dumb lady.  Yes, that is what it says!  This is a paperback book that is 62 pages long. I really enjoy books like this that deal with sin and call it such.  So many books today dance around calling sin wrong and they are often written for mere entertainment.  This is a book that will remain in our library.  The book gives a clear gospel message and teaches a child how to deal with their temper.

The second book, First Impressions of God is written by Ann Wells.  This book is a little longer, 102 pages,  and is the story of Emily Tappan.  I believe this will become a favorite in our home.  My daughter has read it and we are going to read it together as a family.  In this story, Emily, a young girl learns that she does not know God, neither does her family.  She meets a young friend who teaches her about God and she struggles with coming to know Him.  Another great gospel message.

Both of these books use phrases that you might need to explain to your child.  We have read books like these since our children were very little, so it was not difficult for them to understand.  I do realize though that it might be best to read together with younger children so you can explain some of the words.  Here is an example of some words you might have to explain: gambols, shades of evening, deportment, or vexation.  We love the old sound ing words and phrases!

Grace and Truth Books has many other books I personally would like to read.  I highly recommend both of the above books to my neighbors here At the Fence.  You will be pleased by the character building lessons that are taught in these books.  And while you are there, be sure to browse their Scratch and Dent section.  The main focus is character building books for children, but they have theology books and books for adults also.

Be sure to read the other Crew Member's posts to see the other books that were reviewed and to get other opinions, by clicking on the banner below.


Disclaimer:  As a member of the TOS Crew, I received this product, at no cost to me, in exchange for my honest review.  All opinions are mine.


These sound like wonderful books for children. They would be perfect to add to any child's library.

Popular posts from this blog

Before the Wrath Movie

 Hi All!! Have you heard about Before the Wrath?  This highly rated film is narrated by Kevin Sorbo. ● Highlights the importance and impact of Biblical prophecy ● Narrated by Kevin Sorbo and featuring: ○ Jack Hibbs - Theologist and host of “Real Life” on SiriusXM ○ Amir Tsarfati - Founder and President of Behold Israel ○ Jan Markell - Founder of Olive Tree Ministries ○ JD Farag - Theologist and Eschatologist ○ Scott McConnell - Exec. Director of Lifeway Research ○ Jay McCarl - Ancient Middle Eastern Anthropologist ○ Lizette Dillinger - Qualitative Director of LifeWay Research ● YouVersion 5 day reading plan available - Before the Wrath 1. Talking points: ● #1 Christian movie in Am I did find much of the movie interesting and informing.  I am not sure I totally agree with all their points, but it did challenge me to go look and research for myself. Where can you purchase Before the Wrath: Landing page: ​https://www.

Prilosec OTC $25 Rebate plus a $100 AMEX Giveaway

Hey Neighbors! Do you suffer from heartburn? I do sometimes. I personally can not eat really spicy foods. Problem? I LOVE MEXICAN! So does my whole family. My husband enjoys really spicy foods and sometimes suffers from it. Solution? Have you heard about Prilosec OTC? If not perhaps you would like to try it. Prilosec OTC has a special offer going on right now through February 15th. Buy 2 Prilosec OTC and get $25 back. Now, I personally have not tried Prilosec OTC yet. But according to the site: "How and Why Prilosec OTC® Works Prilosec OTC Blocks Heartburn When you eat, millions of tiny pumps in your stomach lining create acid to break down food. Normally your lower esophageal sphincter (LES) works as a door, opening and closing to let food pass from your esophagus HEARTBURN GLOSSARY Esophagus: Tube connecting the mouth to the stomach; a passageway for food; part of the digestive

Are Big Dogs A Bigger Responsibility?

Image Source Dogs come in all shapes and sizes. When opting to own a bigger breed, there are clearly going to be some differences in owning a Chihuahua. However, how big are these differences? Is the responsibility far greater with a humungous hound? Or are there some bonuses to having a big bow-wow-ing beast? Diet Big dogs do require a different diet then small dogs, not just in terms of portion size but nutrients too. They often need a greater amount of protein, especially as a pup when they are growing. This higher protein food costs more, and given that you’ll be serving up higher portions, you’ll go through a lot more dog food with a big breed than you would with a small breed. There are also other factors to consider. Big dogs are often more likely to contract allergies to certain foods. This can sometimes mean buying hypoallergenic dog food , which is unsurprisingly more expensive. It’s also recommended using a raised dog bowl once a big dog reaches adulthood.