A captivating retelling of the biblical nativity story.
Written as a series of vivid and dramatic first-person accounts, each of the 25 chapters enables readers to walk in the shoes of those who personally experienced the events of the first Christmas. With it's lively and engaging prose, this imaginative yet biblically faithful book will captivate young readers (aged 8-12yrs) and adults alike. A perfect choice for your Advent devotional book this year.
'Employing the voices of Mary, Joseph and Zechariah, Katy Morgan creates a lovely personal retelling of the Christmas narrative, carefully evoking the time and the place, and tying all that happens into God’s big story. Wonderful!' - Bob Hartman
'Fed up with school nativities and sentimental Christmas cards? Then The Promise and the Light is for you. It’s a fantastic retelling of the Christmas story from the perspective of those who witnessed it first-hand. It’s historically informed and beautifully reimagined. The result is an engrossing tale through which the message of Jesus shines.' - Tim Chester