A Question of Yams: A Missionary Story Based on True Events
A Question of Yams A Missionary Story Based on True Events Author:Gloria Repp, Roger Bruckner (Illustrator) Other people crowded into the house, and Kuri heard them whispering. "Look what happened to him. Surely he is being punished." — Kuri's eyes flew open in alarm. — Kuri's father has planted their yams without praying to the spirits. The Head Men insist that the yams must be planted in the right way, but Father declares, "God ... more »is mighty," and he continues to plant their garden in the name of Jesus Christ.
Kuri can't help wondering whether the Head Men are right. Are the spirits punishing him and his family? If the yams don't grow, what will they eat? Does he dare to be like Father and trust only in God? The day comes at last when Kuri must decide.« less
Char M. (thezookeeper) - reviewed A Question of Yams: A Missionary Story Based on True Events on
This is a wonderful book showing a father's faith in God and how his faith affected his young son, Kuri. Kuri's father was persecuted but still he remained faithful to the Lord. This story has a happy ending, and is based on a true story.
I would like to note that the ISBN for this book has not changed from 1992-2005 although the cover art has. So a book printed in 1992 is identical inside as one printed in 2005.