Gather around and read a story together. Here are short stories of love and loss, of strength and of courage. Some will inspire children, while others will spark reflection and discussion among youth and adults.
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In this short story set in North Africa in the time of the Almoravids, a brilliant young student sets out to ask a question of the deepest thinkers in Islam, Judaism, and Christianity.
short story, Islam, Christianity
Heliopher spoke to his people: O believe not, ye wise men, that ye can be victorious over darkness by being more dark; only love is stronger.
easter, heliopher, short story
Every afternoon, as they were coming from school, the children used to go and play in the Giant's garden. One day the Giant came back...
Easter story, short story, children
A timeless short story suitable for family reading. Depression and poverty have overtaken the residents of Sundown Hollow, until a boy's faith and perseverance lifts their hearts toward Easter.
Who can comfort a mother who lost her only son? A short story.
Easter, Jesus, short story
In this classic Easter folktale, three little trees stand on a mountaintop and dream of what they want to become when they grow up.
Easter, Good Friday
A collection of Christian poetry exploring the varied emotions of life - of love, longing, and loss; memory, sacrifice, and desire; struggle and frustration, joy and resolve.
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