Bible Stories

  • Both the Old and the New Testament speak of the truth of the Jesus being raised from death - Jesus testified of his resurrection before he died on the cross and his disciples witnessed his body after the resurrection. Below are the Bible verses and Scriptures that both prophecize of the resurrection and testify of it’s reality after Christ’s death.
  • The very first miracle performed by Jesus is when he turned water into wine at a wedding. Read why this Bible story is so important and how the "quiet miracles" are the ones that can change the faith of many.
  • The story of Abraham and Isaac is one of profound faith and obedience to God. Learn how God's command and Abraham's tested faith renewed the Israelite people to be fully committed to God's way.
  • Learn about the troubled relationship between twin brothers Jacob and Esau and how the Jacob deceived both Esau and his father Isaac to gain both the birthright and blessing.
  • The beatitudes, statements of characteristics and blessing, are part of the Sermon on the Mount that Jesus spoke and is recorded in Matthew 5. These Scriptures will encourage you and give you hope as you face each day knowing that you are called blessed!
  • The symbolism behind the story of Jesus calming the storm should bring great encouragement and hope for anyone facing a storm in life.
  • The Parable of the Talents teaches the responsibility that we have been given to be good stewards with what God has given us. The greatest gift of all, the saving Gospel of Jesus Christ, is for us to grow the Kingdom of God!
  • Jesus uses the Parable of the Sower to explain the different responses to the Gospel. The seed, which is the Word of God, falls onto four different types of soil. The growth of the seed reflects the the condition of the heart to receive the saving Gospel.
  • Learn about the 10 plagues God sent to Egypt when Pharaoh refused to let the Israelites leave.
  • What is the greatest commandment and why is it such a big deal?
  • In the Bible story of the Good Samaritan, we are told a parable that puts the Greatest Commandment to love others into action.
  • It is after the event of Jacob stealing Esau's blessing from their father Isaac, that we see Jacob flea from his brother. After many years away, Jacob decides to return home and make peace with his brother. On the journey home, Jacob has an encounter at night in which he wrestles with God.
  • Learn about the Ark of the Covenant including how it was made, what it contained and how it symbolized the presence of God among Israel.
  • Read a short list of the 10 Commandments as well as the full Bible version. Discover the meaning behind the 10 Commandments and why God gave them to us!
  • The story of Shadrach, Meschach, and Abednego from the Bible book of Daniel 6 tells us of three Jewish boys who refused to bow down to the King of Babylon, King Nebuchadnezzer. Learn about their extraordinary faith and how Jesus saved them in the fire.
  • Read the following Bible story verses for the prodigal son to better understand the meaning of this parable. Discover how God, our loving Father, is waiting for us to repent and come to him!
  • God uses the unexpected to bring blessings and miracles. In the story of Jesus feeding the 5000, learn how God used 5 loaves and bread and two fish to show the disciples his miraculous provision and care.
  • The story of the Last Supper begins on the first day of Passover, or the Festival of Unleavened Bread. Read about when Jesus and his disciples gathered for dinner and how Jesus symbolized his coming sacrifice.
  • The story of David and Bathsheba teach us an importance lesson on how great the consequence of our sins can be. Despite David's wrong choices and disobedience resulting in great tragedy, God still offered grace and forgiveness.
  • The Bible story of Samson and Delilah teaches us the importance of recognizing who gives us strength and how pride can be our greatest downfall. Samson's personal weakness and disregard for God's plan for him led to his deception and death!