Noah’s Ark Bible Story Summary

by David Peach
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Probably one of the most beloved stories in our memories from our childhood is the story of Noah’s Ark. It is a popular story for children because it is simple, understandable and has a great message. By itself it is a great story. It becomes even more exciting and meaningful when seen as a picture […]

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Story of Hannah in the Bible: Summary and Key Verse

by Pamela Rose Williams
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I have read the story of Hannah in the Bible many times but it never meant more to me than it did the year that our AWANA Commander used it as the lesson for counsel time. I was the leader for the 4th & 5th grade girls that year. You see he told the story […]

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David and Goliath: Bible Story Summary

by David Peach
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One of our favorite Bible stories as children is the story of David and Goliath from 1 Samuel 17. Children love this story since the hero is a young boy not much older than those hearing the story told in Sunday School class. But the story of David and Goliath is not just for children. […]

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Samaritan Woman at the Well Bible Story and Lessons

by Jack Wellman
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Why was the woman at the well a turning point for women, not only in Christianity but also in the world?  The “woman at the well” or the story of the Samaritan Woman at the Well is a well known story where Jesus reveals Who He is to the woman, but there is a much […]

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5 Famous New Testament Stories For Children

by David Peach

  Feeding the 5000 – Matthew 14:14-21; Mark 6:33-44; John 6:1-14 A large group of people followed Jesus into the mountains. Jesus taught them all day. When the sun started to set, the disciples realized that the people had not eaten and could not easily return to the city to get food. Jesus asked Philip […]

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Bible Stories About Patience: 5 Important Scripture Summaries

by David Peach
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The Bible is a great resource and reminder of the many that have gone before us with patience and endurance. Here are five Bible stories about patience that feature some great men of faith. And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not. (Galatians […]

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Jesus Raises Lazarus: Bible Story Summary

by Jack Wellman
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Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead is one of the most dramatic stories in the Bible.  It is found in John chapter eleven.  It is seen as proof positive that Jesus is God and that He has effectual power over mankind.  This is the seventh miracle that Jesus has performed and it is the capstone […]

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The Prodigal Son: Bible Story Summary, Analysis and Themes

by Jack Wellman

The parable of the Prodigal Son is a story about God’s redemptive grace and mercy.  It is a story of His unconditional love and forgiveness.  It is about God seeking sinners.  In Luke 15, Jesus tells about the youngest son coming to his father to ask for his inheritance ahead of time.  The youngest son […]

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Bible Story Summary of the Book of Jonah

by David Peach
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The book of Jonah is an Old Testament story which tells about how the prophet Jonah refused to follow the Lord. Through some supernatural events, God convinced him to obey and carry out the Lord’s plan. While Jonah eventually did what he was asked to do, the book closes with showing Jonah as a bitter […]

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Bible Stories About Faith: 5 Great Scripture Summaries

by David Peach
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The Bible is full of stories about faith. Here are just five of my favorites. Abraham- Old Testament  Bible Story of Faith Abraham is mentioned several times in the Bible for some of the great things he accomplished, but Romans 4 says that he was saved because of his faith and not because of this […]

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