One morning the people of Wemmicksville wake up to discover thatthey've all received gifts. Punchinello opens his gift to find ahammer; Lucia receives a paintbrush and set of paints; and Hans,the baker, gets a spoon. Nobody knows who sent the gifts, but eachWemmick receives the perfect gift: Punchinello likes to build,Lucia loves to paint, and Hans enjoys cooking.
When a family of Wemmicks needs help to reach Eli thewoodcarver, Punchinello and his friends try to come to their aid.Unfortunately, nothing they do seems to work. Only when theyrealize that Eli gave them each a special gift are they able to usethose gifts to make a difference.
This story will show kids how God has given them a special giftthey can use to serve Him.