Stories

Shopping for the Homeless Man

Shopping for the Homeless Man

“Why is that man sitting on the ground with that sign?” Joseph asked, looking out the truck window. He peered at the black letters printed on the piece of cardboard the man held up.

Wearing God’s Name

Wearing God’s Name

Pastor Chuck looked around at the class. “I see we have a visitor this morning,” he said. “Trevor, is that a friend of yours? Would you like to introduce him?”

Mac’s Perfect Idea

Mac’s Perfect Idea

She loved springtime! She wondered if she should lie in bed for a while longer just because she didn’t have to go to school, or whether she should get up right away because there were…

G-r-r-r-r-r

G-r-r-r-r-r

 Hannah Maria Estevez saw the UPS truck turn into the driveway and stop. “Mama! The package man is here!” she called excitedly. Hannah hurried to open the front door. She had a pretty good idea…

Trevor’s Most Important Decision

Trevor’s Most Important Decision

 Trevor Paul Monroe stared out the big window in the living room. He stood so close to the window that his breath fogged up the glass, so he moved a little farther to the right.…

The Time Has Come to Clean

The Time Has Come to Clean

MacKenzie Isabelle Evans looked at her mother with dismay. “I don’t want to clean my room!” she wailed. “I like it the way it is!”

The Teddy Bear Emergency

The Teddy Bear Emergency

Hannah Maria Estevez slowly followed her father down the sidewalk. She stopped to look in the window of the bridal shop they were passing. Such beautiful dresses! Dresses just like princesses would wear.

Planning to Entertain Angels

Planning to Entertain Angels

Joseph Anderson Donetti read his memory verse. He blinked and read it again. “Did you ever read this verse?” he asked G.M., his grandma Maddie.

Joseph’s Idea

Joseph’s Idea

Joseph Anderson Donetti followed G.M. through the automatic door of the market. “These doors are backwards,” he complained.

The Best Bread Ever

The Best Bread Ever

Joseph and Mac looked at each other. They looked back at G.M. Mac couldn’t wait another second. “Do you like it?” she asked anxiously. G.M.’s eyes twinkled. “I think it’s probably the best bread ever!”…