Unknown Bible heroes...
Known Bible Heroes...
Able and Seth   -   Enoch   -   Job
-   Moses and the Snakes
-   The Donkey that Talked
-   Joshua and the day the sun stood still
-   Deborah and Jael   -   Abigail   -   Jehoshaphat   -   Hezekiah   -   Jeremiah   -   Josiah
Noah   -   Joseph   -   Joshua   -   Gideon   -  Ruth   -   David   -   Elijah
-   Naaman and the Girl who was a slave
-   Jonah   -   Daniel
-   Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah   -  Hadassah
  

 


 

  New!!! Our gift to you - one title/book of your choice absolutely for free! email lynda@roundaboutthechurch.com with the name of the title/book you would like and we will email it to you for free!

    Illustrate My Own books - a truly affordable new line of Bible Story books for children and families to learn from while they create their own illustrations! Illustrate My Own books provide an affordable option for -

  • Providing quality books for your children to read and have read to them
  • Engaging your children . . . and your whole family  . . . in the Bible and helping them remember, understand and know how to live God's Word in their everyday lives
  • Planning for birthday and holiday gift giving

    Illustrate My Own books are designed to provide answers and options for these and many other situations families face when it comes to purchasing books, family devotionals and gifts! Illustrate My Own books provide the story and engage your children like no other books by allowing them to create the illustrations! For just $3.50 per title, you may print out as many copies as you like for your family's use, involve your family and children in illustrating and then keep some and give others as gifts! As families work through each book and the true Bible accounts they will be able to think about, remember and understand how God worked in the lives of real people and better understand how God wants to work in their own lives, too!

    We have twelve titles available in the Illustrate My Own - Unknown Bible Heroes series -

     We have twelve titles available in the Illustrate My Own - Known Bible Heroes series -

    As an added savings for families, if you purchase four titles - at the same time or over time - you will receive one additional title for free and then for every four titles you order, you will receive two additional titles for free!

    When you select the title(s) you would like to purchase and place your order we will email your purchase to you. Then you may print your books and bind them however you like! Your local office supply/print store offers a number of options for turning your "masterpieces" into a "book" for a small fee  or you could simply purchase three ring paper folders for 15 to 25 cents each, use two-sided tape to attach the cover and back to the folder front and back and your book would be ready to go! Of course you could also simply staple your books as well! It is up to you, but keep in mind all the many ways you could use these books . . .

  • Parents could illustrate the books for their younger children who are not ready to illustrate their own book!
  • Parents could draw the pictures and then involve preschool age children by having them  color the pictures!
  • Elementary age children could illustrate their own books!
  • As a family you could all work together to illustrate books for each child in your family!

Don't forget gifts!

  • Print out a book, bind it however you like, add crayons or colored pencils and give it to a child as a birthday gift or Christmas gift!
  • Grandparents would love to receive a book their grandchild illustrated, so print out a couple copies and involve your children on rainy days this Summer and Fall in making gifts sure to be treasured by their grandparents!
  • Sunday School Teachers could also print out books for the children in their class!

    When you purchase a title you are welcome to print out as many as you need for your own family and for your own gift giving needs!

    It is our desire to make Illustrate My Own books an affordable and unique way for families to encourage their children to read, express their creativity and most importantly, learn how to live God's Word in their everyday lives! 

    Select the title(s) you would like below by adding them to your cart. If you order four titles, we will send you two more of your choice  - email me as to which titles you would like to receive for free . . . if you order six you will be billed for six. If you have any questions email me at lynda@roundaboutthechurch.com

  • Twenty-four Illustrate My Own - People who knew Jesus series in the Fall of '09!

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Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Heroes . . . Abel & Seth!
Abel and Seth knew something very, very important. It was also pretty amazing! Abel and Seth knew when they obeyed God something incredible changed inside of their hearts . . . and flowed out of their hearts in a way others could actually see!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Hero . . . Enoch!
Enoch knew something very, very important. Actually, Enoch knew Someone very, very important! And he knew this Very, Very Important Someone very, very well . . . so well it changed his life in a way no one else’s life has ever been changed!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Hero . . . Job!
Job knew something very, very important. Job more than knew this, he truly believed it so when the storm winds blew . . . which they did; and when the lightening “zapped” . . . which it did; and when he was covered from head to toe with sores and was so very sick, he still could choose to love, trust and respect God!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Heroes . . . Moses and the snakes!
Moses knew something very, very important. Moses learned long ago when he wasn’t eaten by crocodiles and when the bush didn’t burn up that trusting and obeying God was always the best thing to do . . . even when you found snakes in your morning manna flakes!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Hero . . . The Donkey that Talked!
A simple Donkey saw something amazing . . . and very frightening! As amazing as it was to see what he saw, what happened next was even more amazing . . . almost unbelievable!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Heroes . . . Joshua and the day the sun stood still!
Joshua saw God do something very, very amazing! It was more than just very, very amazing . . . it was something that had never happened before and has never happened again since! Joshua made the choice to talk with God about his situation because he knew for sure God would hear him when he prayed!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Heroes . . . Deborah and Jael!
Deborah knew something very, very important. Jael knew the same very, very important thing Deborah knew! They knew even though they were women, they could still choose to trust and obey God . . . even if others were too afraid to do so!
Illustrate My Own - Unknown Bible Hero . . . Abigail!
Abigail knew something very, very important. It was so important that one day it would even save her life and the lives of many others. Abigail knew obeying God, listening to God and talking with God would give her wisdom and this wisdom would fill her heart with good sense giving her a real beauty even a future king would listen to!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Heroes . . . Jehoshaphat!
Jehoshaphat knew something very frightening! He knew there was a huge army . . . bigger than his own army . . . on their way to destroy him! Jehoshaphat knew he could not stop the army on his own, but he knew God could! What God did was the most amazing thing Jeshohaphat ever saw!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Hero . . . Hezekiah!
Hezekiah knew two very, very frightening things and one completely amazing thing! He knew the king of Assyria had an army bigger than he did! Hezekiah also knew the royal doctor and the prophet Isaiah had really bad news for him. Most importantly, Hezekiah knew his God was the One, True and Living God so he chose to talk with God and then praise Him for his amazing answers to prayer!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Hero . . . Jeremiah!
Jeremiah knew something completely amazing! He knew he had to give his all to search for the greatest treasure of all . . . knowing God! Most importantly, Jeremiah knew if he gave his all to seek and obey God; then he would find God!
Illustrate My Own – Unknown Bible Hero . . . Josiah!
Josiah was the new king and as king had a very, very important decision to make. A decision not many eight year olds would ever have to make. Josiah made the choice to obey God, even though he was a child and then chose to continue to obey and serve God his entire life!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Heroes . . . Noah!
Noah knew something very, very important. Noah knew he had to obey God . . . even when it meant getting up close and personal with the “sharp teeth” of lions, crocodiles and other animals with big teeth . . . oh yes, and even when he was sure to be laughed at for obeying God!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Hero . . . Joseph!
Joseph knew something very, very important. Joseph knew he had to trust God . . . even when his brothers threw him in a pit, sold him as a slave and he ended up in an Egyptian prison . . . oh yes, and even when he could have taken revenge on his brothers in a really big way!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Hero . . . Joshua!
Joshua knew something very, very important. Joshua knew he had to obey and trust God . . . even when God’s plan sounded like it could not possibly work . . . oh yes, and even when he was sure to be laughed at for trusting and obeying God!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Heroes . . . Gideon!
Gideon knew something very, very important. Gideon knew he had to obey and listen to God . . . even when the Midianites outnumbered him about a kazillion to one . . . oh yes, make that about a kazillion to three hundred! Gideon felt like he wanted to run home, crying to his mamma and hide under his bed!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Hero . . . Ruth!
Ruth knew something very, very important. Ruth knew there really was One Real God Most High and He loved her! Ruth also knew even when sad and difficult things happened to her, she could still choose to show the One Real God Most High’s love to others!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Heroes . . . David!
David knew something very, very important. David knew he had to trust in God alone . . . even when it meant battling lions and bears and giants . . . yes, a real giant . . . and this giant had a really big sword and all David had was a sling, five little stones . . . and a really big God!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Heroes . . . Elijah!
Elijah knew something very, very important. It was also pretty scary. Elijah knew he had to obey and trust God . . . even when he was outnumbered practically a kazillion to one . . . well, it was more like one evil king, all his soldiers, all the people of the land and 450 prophets of the pretend god, Baal against Elijah . . . yeah, practically a kazillion to one!!!
Illustrate My Own - Known Bible Hero . . . Naaman & the little slave girl!
A little girl who was a slave knew something very, very important. She knew her mistress’ husband needed the help of the One Real God! Naaman was about to learn something very, very important! He was about to learn Who Is the One Real God!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Heroes . . . Jonah!
Jonah knew something very, very important. Jonah knew he was not able to swim to safety . . . Jonah knew there was something big in the water with him . . . and, oh yes, Jonah knew God noticed when he ran away and didn’t obey!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Hero . . . Daniel!
Daniel knew something very, very important. Daniel knew he had to obey and talk with God . . . even when doing so meant he would very likely be the guest at a special dinner for the king’s lions . . . oh yes, the lions were very hungry and he was the “blue-plate special” for the evening!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Hero . . . Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah!
Hananiah, Mishael and Azariah knew something very, very important. They knew a ginormous gold covered statue was not the One Real God Most High! They also knew the One Real God Most High was able to save them from the fiery furnace!
Illustrate My Own – Known Bible Hero . . . Hadassah!
Hadassah knew something very, very important. It was also pretty scary. She knew she had to trust God . . . even when she knew uninvited “guests” of the king were often put to death . . . even uninvited queens! Hadassah had to trust the One Real God Most High had a plan and purpose for her!


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Last Updated Sept. 28, 2009
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