By: Susan Fitzsimonds
Review Date: June 18, 2014
A CBM Book Review
10.0 out of 10.0 stars
The Prayer Shawl: Wrapped in God's Love by Susan Fitzsimonds is a wonderfully uplifting book revealing the powerful purpose of the prayer shawl ministry, reminding all of God's love. As one leaves a legacy and heritage within a family, a prayer shawl has a legacy all its own. This book reveals the powerful prayer ministry and God's love that is represented within a prayer shawl. Reminding all, that they too can know God's unending love.
A little girl finds out how grandma knits prayer shawls for others. She finds out that the prayer shawls are not just an ordinary gift, but that as grandma knits it, she is praying for the person. Others, also participate in the prayers as the shawl is given to the recipient. The little girls finds out that she can use this prayer shawl whenever she feels lonely, sad or upset. She is reminded and taught throughout the book of God's love represented by the scriptures that are included, revealing the truth of God's unfailing love.
Beautifully illustrated, touching and heart-warming, recommended for young girls as early as 5, this short story will also encourage adults alike, reminding them that God's love and grace is sufficient for all things. This book is a blessing to little children, teaching them that you can know and trust God. Highly recommended!