Storytelling is a favorite pastime for people of all ages. Jesus even used storytelling as a way to teach truths—through his parables. Following the Carpenter is made up of 65 parables of today relating to everyday life. These parables are examples that can be used to inspire you to live life daily as a Christian and understand Him better. This collection of stories allows you to identify with the characters and subjects portrayed and realize in each one the importance of Jesus and the relevance He can—and should—have in your life each and every day.
Donald E. Wildmon, founder of the American Family Association, provides some of his most compelling stories focusing on topics such as relationships, success, faith, and hope. You are encouraged to reach each short essay, reflecting on your own efforts to live as Christ would want you to do.