Description of Item
In this suspenseful sequel to her first book, Ishmael, you will follow the valiant perseverance of our hero, Ishmael. As his uncompromising propensity to do well was clearly seen in Ishmael, you will now be introduced to his secret struggle. Though conceived in secrecy, born in adversity, lived in poverty, and redeemed through honesty and perseverance, the life of Ishmael Worth resonates with the truth that true riches come through humility and selfless service to others.
Themes: Perseverance, integrity, honesty, valor and courage.
Description of Self-Raised by Emma Dorothy Southworth
Give your children a foundation of faith with Lamplighter Books, a collection of high-quality, wholesome literary selections designed to instill values and biblical truth into young hearts.
Lamplighter Books are edited within a biblical theological framework to ensure that each story reflects the character of God and provides key Scriptures to be stored within the heart. The uniqueness of a Lamplighter book in contrast to other books with the same title is that they have been enhanced with helpful footnotes and woven with threads of biblical truths that will be etched into an awakened moral conscience. Inspiring role models found in Lamplighter books demonstrate that qualities like perseverance, courage, hope, loyalty, and humility are worthy of pursuit and honoring to God.
Southworth continues the story of Ishmael Worth in Self-Raised. From the sultry heat of Cuba to the gloomy crags of Northern Scotland, Ishmael stands resolute in his commitment to those he loves. Whether he is wrestling with the icy hand of death or carefully mending broken hearts, Ishmael is ever thinking of the welfare of those around him. You can always count on Ishmael to be the rock that others need to help them through the most difficult trials. When you finally close the book, you will be disappointed that there are no more pages to read on the life of this beloved young man.