Betsey Stockton : The Girl With A Missionary Dream


Inspiring children’s biography of Betsey Stockton, who followed her dream of being a missionary despite being born enslaved.

When young Betsey joined a missionary voyage to Hawaii, everyone was shocked. “A single woman, who was born enslaved, going to mission? How extraordinary!”

But that’s exactly who Betsey was-an extraordinary girl who believed in an extraordinary God!

Follow her adventurous five-month journey across the Pacific Ocean. A journey of laughter, tears, prayer and even a newborn life! A journey that would take her to the shores of beautiful Hawaii, where she would finally be able to do what she’d always dreamt of-be a missionary.

How extraordinary indeed.

Children will enjoy this beautifully illustrated children’s biography of Betsey Stockton (c. 1798-1865), who, despite being born enslaved, follows her dream of being a missionary to Hawaii.

Can be read to young children aged 4-5, and read by children aged 6 plus.

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SKU (ISBN): 9781784985776
ISBN10: 1784985775
Laura Caputo-Wickham | Illustrator: Eunji Jung
Binding: Cloth Text
Published: April 2021
Do Great Things For God
Publisher: The Good Book Company


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