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Read-Aloud Video: ‘Lucy and the Saturday Surprise’

Teaching Children about the Dangers of Envy and the Joy of Contentment

Everyone struggles with wanting what others have. Lucy and the Saturday Surprise helps children understand the dangers of letting desire fester into envy. Through colorful illustrations and engaging characters, Lucy’s story shows kids how to fight against envy and reminds us all that Jesus offers freedom from both the penalty and power of sin. Watch above a video featuring author Melissa Kruger reading this children’s book in its entirety.

Lucy and the Saturday Surprise

Melissa B. Kruger

Through the story of Lucy, a little girl trapped in the pattern of envy—see, covet, take, and hide—this TGC Kids book teaches children ages 3–7 how to confess their sins and live with gratitude.

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