Story Box – Transformation
4 stories for children aged 5+ This age is the youngest we’d recommend for these stories; however, older children are likely to enjoy them too!
Total running time: 1 hour and 12 minutes
How can we teach our children that the adventure of life never ends?
Our lives are a journey into a fuller and fuller expression of our divine nature. We are not here to get stuck in our ways, but rather to blossom into everything we can be.
We have the power to choose how we perceive life, and that can change everything.
Even death is not the end, but rather another transformation that our soul experiences on its eternal journey.
The stories in this Story Box address the theme of transformation in several different ways. One of the stories (The Magic Tin) addresses the theme of Death in a gentle way that even a five year old should be able to understand.
The Transformation Story Box includes the following stories:
- How The Old Lady Changed Everything (Length: 17:05)An old lady was so fed up with her life that she went to a wizard and asked him change everything for her. “Everything?” he asked. “Yes, absolutely everything!” she replied. But transformation of that order requires some special magic…
- The Glasses-Maker and the Giant (Length: 22:27)A glasses-maker is stumped one day when a miserable looking man comes into his shop and asks him to make him a pair of glasses that “let me see the beauty in the world, because all I can see is the world’s ugliness!” The glasses-maker’s struggle to help the man lead him to a marvelous discovey…
- The Handkerchief’s Story (Length: 7:34)An old woman sat stitching a handkerchief, not realising what a story she was setting in motion…
- The Magic Tin (Length: 22:06)There was a man going to market and he’s only got one tin to sell, a small, rusty, empty tin and that’s all. And his friends are saying, “is that all you’re taking to market?” and he says, “If I can sell this tin then I’ll be a rich man, because this tin is magic…”
Listen to a sample from this Story Box:
How The Old Lady Changed Everything…