Who am I?: exploring what it means to be a child of God

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Eerdmans Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
2009.
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English
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An inviting book by an award-winning author, Who Am I? explores with young readers what it means to be a child of God. Within the context of biblical teaching and the Christian faith, Katherine Paterson discusses common, basic questions that she herself has grappled with for a long time: Where in the World Is God?, What about Me?, Where Do I Belong?, Who Is My Neighbor?, What Is My Purpose?.
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9780802853615
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table_of_contents Where in the world is God? -- What about me? -- Where do I belong? -- Who is my neighbor? -- What is my purpose?
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title Who am I? : exploring what it means to be a child of God
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