Friday, September 26, 2014

A Message for All of Us with Maria I. Morgan

I’m so glad to have my friend, Mari Morgan with me today, and to be able to share with ya’ll her newest children’s book, Louie’s BIG Day! No matter what age you are, this story has a wonderful message for you and your child.
Maria, thanks for being here today and giving us parents some ideas to teach truth to our children.

From Maria:
Do you remember when you were really young? Were you afraid you would have a hard time making friends? Maybe you were anxious about trying out for the soccer team. You might have been concerned you wouldn’t be invited to a classmate’s birthday party.
It doesn’t matter how old you are, we all face fears. The question is whether we let those fears prevent us from doing what we were made to do – or we persevere in spite of them.

Passing along truth
The Lord has a purpose and plan for each person He has created. And part of His plan includes relationships with others.
It’s never too early to begin teaching our children biblical truths like these. Here’s how Moses put it:
And thou shalt teach them diligently unto thy children, and shalt talk of them when thou sittest in thine house, and when thou walkest by the way, and when thou liest down, and when thou risest up. Deuteronomy 6:7

A fun option
Teaching godly truths can be done throughout the day in a variety of ways. If you enjoy reading to your kids, my new children’s book, Louie’s BIG day! will help you convey these concepts through a fun storyline:
Louie is a bright red lawnmower who used to live at the hardware store with his friends: Ruthie Rake, Eddie Edger, Bobbie Blower, Terri Trowel, and Henri Hose. Recently he was purchased by a man and his wife and now he’s on his own.
Louie misses his friends, but it’s time to find out if he can do the job he was made to do. Join Louie for his BIG adventure and discover the surprise that awaits him at the end of the day!

Louie the Lawnmower series
The first in the Louie the Lawnmower book series, Louie’s BIG day! wraps up with questions to engage you and your child in conversation and help you re-emphasize biblical truths.

Louie even has his own website where you can download a free copy of the audio version of Louie’s BIG day! Louie’s adventures are just getting started. Keep your eyes open for the second book in the Louie the Lawnmower series: Louie & the Leaf Pile, due out later this year!

Purchase Louie’s BIG day! here

About the author

Maria I. Morgan was born with an active imagination that shows up in her endearing stories for children. Originally an inspirational author and speaker for adults, Maria has widened her circle to include kids. She lives in the muggy South with her husband, two retrievers, and two Maine Coon kitties – the perfect mix to fuel her creativity for years to come!
(You can find her devotionals and download a free copy of her eBook, God Speaking, at www.mariaimorgan.com)
Connect with the author:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WriterMariaIMorgan
Twitter: https://twitter.com/mariaimorgan
Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/mariaimorgan/

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1 comment:

  1. Hi Maria & Jessica -

    I so enjoyed this adorable book and already bought several of them. Christmas is around the corner, and it will make a great gift for some little ones I know.

    God bless,
    Susan :)

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