Doc had gone to Stanislaus State College, at the time a small college in the California state system. Now it had university status in a little town called Turlock, located 90 miles south of Sacramento in the central valley. The central valley became prominent to Dale’s generation by the old cowboy TV program, The Big Valley, where the matron Barbara Stanwyck ran her ranch. The San Joaquin Valley where the TV program took place is part of the “Great Central Valley” which is made up of The San Joaquin Valley in the south and The Sacramento Valley in the north. Together this “Great Central Valley” is hundreds of miles long from north to south.
As you read this excerpt you may see some of Frank Peretti and his brilliant way of describing scenes. Please note that I didn’t try to copy his work. But let’s face it, Frank Peretti is the best! I remember sitting on a beach reading the last chapter of one of his books where the heroine is saved. I remember crying as I read it. Continue reading “Chapter 1, Angels and Demons”
Our Children’s book is the first of three planned. They come from a children’s book of verses written in 1887 called Rainbows of Promises.
The verses in the book are written in “children-ese” and so we kept the graphic from 1887 and added a simple prayer on the facing page that corresponds with the verse. Thus, children learn to associate prayer with the Word of God. See below for a sample 2 page spread:
We think these will make great stocking stuffers. Buy them here, and check out the Christmas Sale Priceing.