Make Way for Ducklings

For Fun
7 points

“Make Way for Ducklings” by Robert McCloskey presents the heartwarming tale of Mr. and Mrs. Mallard’s quest to find the perfect home for their soon-to-be-growing family. As Psalm 91:4 says, “He will cover you with his feathers, and under his wings, you will find refuge,” the Mallards are driven by a divine instinct to protect and nurture their offspring. Venturing through the bustling city of Boston, they encounter various challenges, reminiscent of life’s trials and tribulations. Yet, with faith, determination, and a bit of divine intervention, they discover the ideal spot to raise their brood.

McCloskey’s timeless story mirrors the biblical journey many families face in seeking a safe haven in a complex world. With rich illustrations and a narrative that resonates with Christian values, “Make Way for Ducklings” underscores the importance of community, trust, and the guiding hand of God in leading us to where we truly belong. As families read this tale, they’re reminded of God’s promise to always guide and protect us, especially when we step out in faith, seeking the best for our loved ones.

Book: Make Way for Ducklings