Do you want to cultivate your older children’s curiosity and shape their souls at the same time? Here’s a new book that will help you to fulfill both of those goals. As I flipped through page after colorful page in The Radical Book for Kids: Exploring the Roots and Shoots of Faith, one thought kept recurring in my mind: When I was around ten, this would have been one of my favorite books.
The Radical Book for Kids is not exactly a devotional or a discipleship guide. Many chapters focus on possibilities and curiosities in the created order while others look at events in Scripture or church history. And yet, the text clearly intended to shape a child’s soul by combining an appreciation for history, for creation, for the Word of God, and for the works of God.Continue reading.