Children's NMI Book Set 2017-18 (6 Books)
Six mission books plus a reading chart to keep a record of the books each child has read.
The Adventures of a Boy in Africa by Beverly Schmelzenbach
This book is based on the true stories of Harmon Schmelzenbach whose grandfather started the work of the Church of the Nazarene in Africa in the early 1900s.
The Cousin Club by Lynne Chambers
The life of the Chapman Cousins revolves around the CCC—the Chapman Cousins Club. The cousins have created many fictional adventures in the clubhouse, but the anniversary project is the first real life adventure they embark on together.
The Thanksgiving Surprise by Tami Brumbaugh
The story is a fictional account of combined true stories from the Adopt-A-School Ministry at Olathe College Church of the Nazarene.
Crocodiles, Snakes, and Blackwater Fever by Donna Manning
This book is based on a true story. Young Harmon Schmelzenbach committed his life to taking the gospel to those who had never heard.
Marco and the Mavericks by Wes Eby
This book is based on true Nazarene missions work in Paraguay. It includes factual information about places and the culture of Paraguay.
Su Lat Marlar and the Beautiful Cactus by Cheryl Crouch
This book is based on a true story. Su Lat Marlar and her family must flee when the military junta burns her village in Myanmar during a midnight raid. When her family is chosen to relocate to the United States, Su Lat Marlar hopes her difficulties are behind her.