Jesus Is My Shepherd is a controlled vocabulary reader for beginning readers. The Bible stories have been faithfully rewritten by renowned biblical educator V. Gilbert Beers.
A basic vocabulary list is given at the back of this book. All readings are built from this basic list, in addition to the few new words introduced with each reading.
Stories included in Jesus Is My Shepherd are:
God’s People Sing Happy Songs—Exodus 14:9—15:21
David Sings to His Sheep and His King—1 Samuel 16:11, 15-23; 17:15; Psalm 23
Jesus Sings with His Friends—Matthew 26:20-30; Mark 14:17-26
Paul Sings Happy Songs in Jail—Acts 16:19-34
Saying Thank You to Jesus—Luke 17:11-19
Saying Thank You by Helping—Acts 9:32-35