Josephine Pollard

The Story of Ruth

While Israel was ruled by a judge whose name has not come down to us, a dearth came on the land of Canaan. And one of the Jews who dwelt in Bethlehem, took his wife and his two sons and went to stay for a while in the land of Moab. His wife’s name was …

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The Story of Jacob and Esau

Isaac and Rebekah had two sons. Their names were Jacob and Esau. Esau was the firstborn, and in those days the firstborn son had what was called the birthright. This made him chief of all the rest, and heir to the most of his sire’s wealth. When the boys grew up to be men, Esau …

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God Made the World

Far back in the past, more years than you could think or count, God made the world. It did not look at first as it does now, for there was no live thing on it, no men, beasts, or birds, not a bush, tree or plant, but all was dark and drear. Then God said, …

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