In his book, Parables of a Rancher’s Life, Frank W. Jones compiles a collection of short stories over a period of 14 years. These stories are the definition of the word “Parable”. In His days Jesus Christ used parables to teach his disciples important biblical principles. Jones uses his experience as a rancher and a minister to deliver these stories in a manner that is easy to understand and fun to read. This book will certainly bless your life.
As a Rancher, Minister, and now an author, Jones has accumulated a collection of stories for over a time period of fourteen years. At the beginning He was asked to write stories for a church newsletter, he hesitated and prayed asking the Lord to give him stories that would be meaningful and would teach biblical principles. Jones states he began receiving stories from the Holy Spirit that paralleled the type of stories Jesus used as He taught His followers and disciples. The stories in this book are entertaining, funny, and provide valuable life lessons as Jones uses his life experiences as a rancher in the Texas Hill Country. This book will certainly bless your life and makes a great gift for family and friends. Many have stated this book is easy to read and is a treasure to those who do not have time to sit and read for hours at a time. It is wonderful the way that Jones illustrates the work of Jesus Christ as He brings Jones through everyday situation.