Everyone gets frustrated when something important to them goes wrong. In Jax’s Tail Twitches, the whole Squirrel family ends up out of sorts when acorn gathering doesn’t go according to plan. Although Papa, Mama, Jax, and Caspian Squirrel all get angry, they also learn about the power of saying sorry, seeking forgiveness, remembering God’s words, and praying together. Edited by David Powlison, Jax’s Tail Twitches ends with a special section that guides Christian parents in teaching children how the gospel of Jesus Christ changes how we respond when life goes wrong. Also included is a tear-out page of Back Pocket Bible Verses that will help children and adults remember to turn to God for help when they are angry to help them stay on the faithful path.
A new series of hardback, illustrated children’s books for three-to eight-year-olds each centered on a Christian, animal family that brings gospel help and biblical counsel to families in need of spiritual guidance. The animal characters, colorful illustrations, and the real-life issues each animal family face will captivate children. The first three books address anxiety, anger, and failure bringing biblical help and hope to issues every child faces. The last page of each book contains information for Christian parents on how God, in his Word, helps children apply biblical truth to specific issues, both spiritual and not. Together children and parents will be guided by the stories into meaningful conversations about living by faith in the details of everyday life.