Author(s): Andrew McDonough (Illustrator)
Feeling left out? Struggling to fit in? Then you can relate to Jesus' friend Zac. He's a local taxman with issues... not very many people like him. Based on the New Testament story of Zacchaeus, readers learn that when you become a friend of Jesus your whole life changes!
With big, bright cartoon illustrations, the Lost Sheep series brings the stories and teachings of the Bible to life with a distinctly Aussie sense of humour! Ages 4-8. Feeling left out? Struggling to fit in? Then you can relate to Jesus' friend, Zac. Here's a story for everyone who has been teased at school, can't slam dunk but likes to climb trees. This Story is based on: Luke 19:1-10. Related Bible passages include: Luke 3:12, Luke 5:27-32, Luke 15:1, Luke 18:9-14, Luke 7:29, Matthew 9:9-13, Matthew 21:28-32, Mark 2:13-17, Ephesians 4:28-5:2, Exodus 22:7 Main Theme: Jesus our friend. Other themes: Respect, God's love, Jesus welcomes sinners, money, care for the poor, joy, God's family, Friends, salvation, reconciliation, faith, repentance, Following Jesus, New life in Christ, party party