The Building of the Ship Just half a century had elapsed since, cutting down the virgin forest to make room for the ways, they laid her keel blocks in the clearing. With the cunning brain of Henry Eckford, one of the greatest of our shipbuilders, to plan, and the skilful hands of the New England shipwrights to execute, with timber cut by the sturdy woodsmen from where it stood in the forest, the giant frames rose apace, until presently, in an incredibly short time, there stood upon Ship House Point a mighty vessel ready for the launching.
Children who have experienced a loss, whether from a death, divorce, illness, or even a disaster, grieve. As adults, we cannot fix their grief, but we can be a significant help to them as they go through it. The Jesus Comfort Quilt Coloring Book was created by a Children's Pastor to help elementary-aged children and a caring adult to think about both sadness and comfort. Conversations about serious topics are easier to enter when we are doing something alongside someone, rather than being face-to-face.