God Gave Us A New Baby, An Elizabeth Ministry International exclusive resource, paperback, 38 pages, authors: Jeannie Hannemann and Mary E Smits, Illustrator, Mary E Smits
“God Gave Us A New Baby” conveys parental respect for life and the mystery of procreation. Calling a sibling a “Big Sister” or “Big Brother” while the baby is still in the womb is a powerful way to teach your child(ren) that life begins at conception and is already a baby while in the mother’s womb.
This book uses modest terms and images to protect innocence while accurately proclaiming God's plan for pregnancy and birth. Your child(ren) may be quite curious about the mysteries of the new life growing within mom or are easily satisfied with the story’s explanation of how the baby got inside her, what the baby is doing in there, and how the baby gets out. Parents can choose to expand on the teachings of each page or just share the aspects covered. Let your child’s questions be your guide on how much detail to provide