A story that exposes the idols of the heart and shows us where to find the power to overcome them. A wealthy family experience a tragic train wreck, resulting in the loss of a child; yet all is not as they think. God has brought their child into terrible circumstances, but he chooses to understand this as enabling him to help and understand others.
Yet others cannot see these events the same way, and create idols in their heart to handle their loss. An amazing story that will speak to many of us about where the love of our heart rests.
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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.
It is often when tragedy strikes that we discover our true identity. This story will captivate you from the onset, as a tragic event sets the stage for redemption in ways you least expect. You will find a mother with a broken heart and shattered dreams, who clenches so tightly to what she has left that she suffocates herself and her youngest son. Gilbert, wrought with jealousy and fear, is overcome by Willie's courage, sensitivity, and self-sacrifice. A great mystery surrounds Willie's life, and each unnerving clue brings him closer to discovering just who he really is.