The shepherds played a large part in the Christmas story--they were some of the first to praise the newborn Jesus and were some of the first to spread the Gospel! This illustrated children's book tells the story of the shepherds' encounter with the angels and with the Savior of the world. God chose the humblest people to spread the Good News about His Son! First published in 1964, Arch Books captivate children with colorful pictures and creative poems. Each book presents a complete Bible story in a fun-to-read way that children ages 5-9 will understand and remember. Known for their biblical and historical accuracy, Arch Books are accessible, engaging, affordable, and collectible-perfect for assisting teachers and parents as they teach children the Bible and how God works in all aspects of life.