I built my "Largest Bible" in 1992 with the help of my 11-year-old daughter. It took two weekends and a couple of evenings to build, with everyday materials and tools. I've displayed it every year since then. (My daughter is now married and living in Florida.) Each year she reminds me, "have you put up our Bible, Daddy?" Every year we have many compliments on the appearance of our display, as well as the message. One year we had a lady from Vermont knock on our door and ask if it was all right to have her picture taken by it! Another year a young family stopped to tell me what a comfort it was to see the Christmas message as they drove home from the funeral of their young son. Last summer, a truck driver making a delivery to our house, commented on how much it means to him and his family, so see our Bible, at Christmas.
As you can tell, the Largest Christmas Bible has given me Christmas presents every year. Now I want to share it with you. At my daughter's suggestion, I have put together detailed construction plans, complete with photos, diagrams, a materials list, and lots of easy-to-follow, encouraging instructions for people like my daughter... read more