Frog’s Rainy-Day Story and Other Fables

Written by Michael James Dowling

Illustrated by Sarah Buell Dowling

One of the six most outstanding Christian picture books of the 21st century!  WORLD magazine

Engaging, colorfully illustrated fables teach awareness of false cultural narratives and knowledge of God’s Word. Thought-provoking discussion questions enhance the book’s value as a teaching resource for family devotions, homeschool studies, and church and Christian school classes. A curriculum based on the book for churches and Christian schools may be purchased separately.


The Lowly Stable

Written by Betsy Fischborn

Illustrated by Sarah Buell Dowling

An endearing children’s book that tells the story of the birth of Christ as seen through the eyes of the stable.

Includes an invitation to accept Jesus as Lord and Savior.

Publication date to be determined

My Love Story with the God of Missions

An autobiography by Benjamin “Bo” Barredo

With Marlou Barredo and Michael Dowling

The dramatic story of a man of faith who journeyed from the streets of the Philippines to become president and global ambassador of Advancing Native Missions, a major international missions organization that assists more than 13,500 indigenous missionaries in approximately 116 countries around the world.

To be published in October 2022

Other Books Are Under Development


In this article in Mature Living magazine, Michael summons Christian grandparents to fulfill their God-given role of teaching a biblical worldview to the next generation.

In his article “Our Guilty Culture,” Michael maintains that guilt has prepared the soil for many of today’s unbiblical movements.

Michael’s article “Teaching a Biblical Worldview with Stories” in The RenewaNation Review shares why he wrote the book “Frog’s Rainy-Day Story and other Fables” and its use to teach the next generation a biblical worldview.

Michael’s article “Swimming Against the Current of Our Culture” in The RenewaNation Review gives sound advice for navigating today’s increasingly unbiblical culture.

Grandparents are going back to school! In this article in The Old Schoolhouse Magazine, Michael talks about the rewards for grandparents who homeschool their grandchildren.


God Himself Will Provide a Lamb

Sarah Buell Dowling creates oil and watercolor paintings motivated by her love of Christ.

“I am drawn to create, by both beauty and whimsy, wonderful inventions of God to delight us and draw us to Him.”