- A supplement to the Godly Play classroom, to be used by storytellers and children during response time and/or by parents - Full-color throughout, with original paintings based on the materials used in the Godly Play classroom - Expands on the success of the Godly Play method of faith formation The Great Family is a visual retelling of the Godly Play lesson from The Complete Guide to Godly Play, told with revised text and original art. The book recreates the experience of hearing this seminal Godly Play story. For Christian educators, Christian schools, vacation Bible schools, parents, grandparents, godparents-anyone who desires to engage in sharing faith and biblical stories in any setting, especially all those in the Godly Play community: trainers, storytellers, teachers, parents, and children.
JEROME W. BERRYMAN is the founder of Godly Play and has a wide experience working with children ages 2-18. Priest, writer, lecturer, and workshop leader, Berryman is Senior Fellow of the Center for the Theology of Childhood. He is the author of The Complete Guide to Godly Play, Teaching Godly Play, Children and the Theologians, The Spiritual Guidance of Children, and Stories of God at Home.