Message of the Mountain Author:Matilda Nordvedt cover has a picture of a boy with his hand on his chin in the forefront and snow covered mountains and a field of flowers in the background. It has 5-6 in the top left corner. The inside says it is the 3rd book in the Secret in the Maple Tree series. — "As this new adventure opens, the family is about to find out how life in town in the early 1... more »900s differs from life in the country. John Johnson, his sister Hilda, and the other family members are able to experience firsthand many of the new inventions of the day.
Even though he is from a Christian family, John is as much in need of God's salvation as is his new friend Marvin. Through their adventures, the two boys and John's family come to know the message of the mountains: that "as the mountains are round about Jerusalem, so the Lord is round about his people from henceforth even for ever" Ps. 125:2"« less