The First Gift of Christmas
William A. Guiffré
This book is available for download with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device, and with iTunes on your computer. Books can be read with iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.
The story of the birth of Jesus from the perspective of the innkeeper's son, David, whose unselfish gift becomes a turning point for everyone in his family. The book uses David's simple gift to thematically link together Christmas and Easter - Jesus birth, death, and resurrection, in a simple and elegant way, inspiring to both children and adults.
Designed using iBooks' fixed layout feature, for beautiful images that take full advantage of the iPad's display!
"[A]n enchanting parable... conveys a reminder that the life of Jesus impacted many more people and events then were recorded in the Bible."
- The Most Rev. Robert J. Baker, S.T.D., Bishop Diocese of Charleston, SC
"[A] story that teaches sharing, giving, and loving in a gentle way that a young child can understand."
- Rev. Matthew H. Clark, Bishop Diocese of Rochester, NY
"William Guiffre has told a very creative story that speaks to a child's security attachment to a blanket, youthful altruism that grows into generosity of spirit, and the healing force of that good will."
- Rev. Dr. W. Kenneth Williams, Pastor, First Baptist Church of Rochester, NY