Each page of this beautiful picture book has a small portion of the Lord's Prayer with a brief commentary by Rick Warren and a short, one sentence prayer. Its full title is "The Lord's Prayer Words of Hope and Happiness". It was illustrated by Richard Jesse Watson.
This iconic prayer is paired with flowing illustrations by award-winning artist Richard Jesse Watson and thoughtful insights by bestselling author Rick Warren, resulting in a book that rejuvenates the familiar prayer for a younger audience. Using poetic scripture from the King James Version, The Lord’s Prayer: Words of Hope and Happiness helps familiarize children with real biblical text while also presenting contemporary illustrations and insightful words that make this beautiful prayer come alive.
Suggested age range is 4-8 years old for this hardback book, but you can stretch it down to 3 and I read it to my 11 year old, who wants to know why I keep reading him "kids' books". So, the 8 year old upper limit is probably about right. :)
book for gifts, as it is appropriate for many occasions - Christmas, baby showers, or birthdays.
Here are some more views of the inside. I apologize for my busy table cloth in the background!
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