MennoMedia: The Christmas Surprise
MennoMedia - Browse Our Online Store


The Christmas Surprise


By author: Ruth Nulton Moore
Product Code: 3499
ISBN: 9780836134995
Pages: 160
Binding Information: Paper
Size: 8.00 x 5.00 inches

Publication Date: 6/9/1989

Paper
$12.99 Qty:


When Indians burn her home, kill her parents, and take her young brother captive, Kate Stewart has no one to turn to but Uncle Josh, a circuit rider in the back country of Pennsylvania. Her uncle takes Kate tothe Moravian town of Bethlehem, where he thinks she will be safe during the fall of 1755.

While staying in Bethlehem, Kate tries to understand the Moravians’ love of peace and their friendship for all people, friends and enemies alike. But her hatred of Indians grows as she watches the endless stream of frightened refugees come to the town for shelter from Delaware and Shawnee raids in the French and Indian War.

Word reaches Bethlehem that the Indians plan to attack the twon on Christmas Eve. Kate wonders at the peace-loving Moravians, who calmly go about their work and continue their plans for the Christmas surprise for the children. During that fateful Christmas Eve Kate discovers that true strength lies in peace with all people and in trusting God.

Bookmark and Share

On Fire for Christ
SKU:  3503
$11.99
ProdMkt ProductForm: Paper
Product SubTitle: Stories of Anabaptist Martyrs

Add On Fire for Christ to Cart

The Mennonite Hymnal
SKU:  8151
$24.99
ProdMkt ProductForm: Hardcover

Add The Mennonite Hymnal to Cart

The Schleitheim Confession
SKU:  1831
$5.99
ProdMkt ProductForm: Paper

Add The Schleitheim Confession to Cart

Henner's Lydia
SKU:  9093
$15.99
ProdMkt ProductForm: Paper

Add Henner's Lydia to Cart

Thee, Hannah!
SKU:  9106
$16.99
ProdMkt ProductForm: Paper

Add Thee, Hannah! to Cart



Curriculum Order Form

Study Guides

Your Cart

Empty

Top Sellers

Shine On: A Story Bible

Shine On: A Story Bible
SKU:  9856
Price: $24.99

Add Shine On: A Story Bible to Cart

Coals Of Fire

Coals Of Fire
SKU:  1957
Price: $9.99

Add Coals Of Fire to Cart

Quills

Quills
SKU:  9509
Price: $13.99

Add Quills to Cart