The Stories…

Yvonne’s warm, whimsical parables are written around Hartlie and his friends, the BOG critters. Each one is written with an eye towards helping children form strong, healthy relationships with God, family and friends. In these difficult times, she wanted to give children the understanding and tools to help them stay strong no matter what they were facing. Whether it is bullying, teasing, low self-esteem, forgiveness or a long list of life issues, she and Hartlie tackle them all from a fun filled Bible based perserspective.

The Stories…

Yvonne’s warm, whimsical parables are written around Hartlie and his friends, the Bog critters. Each one is written with an eye towards helping children form strong, healthy relationships with God, family and friends. In these difficult times, she wanted to give children the understanding and tools to help them stay strong no matter what they were facing. Whether it is bullying, teasing, low self-esteem, forgiveness or a long list of life issues, she and Hartlie tackle them all from a fun filled Bible based perserspective.

BEASTOFEROUS BULLY

Overview

BULLYING For every child who has ever bullied or been bullied. The BOG critters
are sick and tired of Beastoferous Heaps mean, hateful, bullying. But do
they have the courage to confront him?

FURDY FLEEGLES’ CHOICE- PEER PRESSURE

Overview

The importance of choosing our friends wisely. Furdy is forced to make
some life changing decisions. Will he go along with some new but
dodgy friends in his life?

Wooly’s Point of View- Self Esteem

Overview

A story about how we see ourselves. When Hartlie comes across a down
and out Wooly, it’s just a matter of time before some very dramatic
changes turn Wooly’s depression into a dance of joy.

FLYING IS FOR THE BIRDS- FORGIVENESS

Overview

The importance of forgiveness. An innocent but foolish game takes a very
bad turn, leaving both players with the painful consequence. This
story is how each dealt with that pain.

One Mad Mole Named Myrtle - Humility/Pride

Overview

The problems with pride and the need for humility. Trouble brews when Myrtle
and her loving brood are startled, hurt and angered by the Herons
who feel that most critters are below their station in life.

Rainbows N Radishes - Grief & Loss

Overview

Lilly and Lolly dared to pluck radishes from Ms Peevis’ patch, but a bigger storm brewed in the Bog, and it would cost them everything. How would God help them heal?

To Tease A Bummble - Teasing

Overview

The Bummbles were a different sort, they would weeble and wobble as they walked. Three sassy, mean sheep would tease and taunt them, will Hartlie’s prayer make a difference?

MORE BOG STORIES COMING SOON, HERE ARE JUST A FEW OF HARTLIE’S FRIENDS AND THE LESSONS THEY LEARN TOGETHER… HARTLIE HAS OVER 30 STORIES TO SHARE SO BE SURE TO SIGN UP ON
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