Author Larry Piatt’s Newly Released “Simple Bible Stories” Retells the Stories of Jesus and the Church for Children

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“Simple Bible Stories” from Christian Faith Publishing author Larry Piatt is the Bible retold. From the birth of Jesus Christ to the birth and rise of the Church, “Simple Bible Stories” provides an opportunity for Sunday School teachers and parents to introduce their children to God’s Word.

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“Simple Bible Stories” is the creation of published author, Larry Piatt. Larry was born and raised in Ohio. He earned a bachelor of arts degree from Asbury College of Wilmore, Kentucky in 1974 and a master of divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary of Wilmore, Kentucky in 1993. He was ordained an elder in the Evangelical Methodist Church in 1977. He has served pastorates in Illinois, Indiana, Virginia, and West Virginia. For ten years, he served as the Evangelical Methodist Church’s representative to the board of trustees for World Gospel Mission. He and Lynn, his wife of forty-seven years, currently reside in Nicholasville, Kentucky where they are near their three daughters and seven grandchildren. Reverend Piatt is the author of “1001 Questions on the Bible” and ”1001 More Questions on the Bible.” Both books were published by Baker Book House in the 1980s.

“One night, while Joseph was asleep, an angel appeared to him and told Joseph that he and Mary should go ahead and live together as husband and wife. The angel reassured Joseph that Mary’s baby had been conceived by the Holy Spirit, making the baby the son of God.” --Larry Piatt

Published by Christian Faith Publishing, Larry Piatt’s new book tells the stories of the Bible in a way that children of all ages can understand.

“Simple Bible Stories” begins with the story of Mary and Joseph then follows the birth and life of Jesus before concluding with Paul arriving in Rome to complete the Book of Acts. The life of Jesus is depicted in chronological order until His death and resurrection. The stories then continue to the very beginning of the Church on the day of Pentecost.

Readers will learn of Peter, James, Stephen, Paul, and many more of the key Biblical figures as they witness the phenomenal growth of the Church in Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria, and throughout the known world. “Simple Bible Stories” is the ideal tool for the busy Sunday school or children’s church teacher. Parents can also use this book as a Bible study aid or source of bedtime stories for their children.

View a synopsis of “Simple Bible Stories” on YouTube.

Consumers can purchase“Simple Bible Stories” at traditional brick & mortar bookstores, or online at, Apple iTunes store, or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or inquiries about “Simple Bible Stories”, contact the Christian Faith Publishing media department at 866-554-0919.

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