Judas Iscariot: Bible Story and Profile

by Robert Driskell
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Most expectant parents, when choosing a name for their soon-to-be born son, rarely choose the name “Judas”.  When one is familiar with the biblical story of Judas Iscariot, the reason for avoiding the name becomes clear. Judas’ Name The name ‘Judas’ is the Greek transliteration of the Hebrew name ‘Judah’ and means “praise Yahweh” [God].  […]

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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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Jesus Heals A Paralytic Sunday School Lesson

by Josh Wiley

Are you preparing a Sunday School Lesson on the story of Jesus healing the paralytic? This is a great story with many good themes and questions for your Sunday School class. I will be using the Bible story from the book of Mark for this lesson. The Scripture is below and I will then outline […]

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Samson and Delilah: Sunday School Lesson With Sample Questions

by Jack Wellman
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The story of Samson and Delilah is one of the best known biblical stories in the Old Testament and is a great Bible story to study in Sunday School.  It reads like a classical Hollywood movie script.  It has a hero, a villain, a plot, and a sad conclusion with justice prevailing in the end. […]

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The Beatitudes: Sunday School Lesson and Commentary

by Jack Wellman
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What is called the Sermon on the Mount, the Beatitudes, is actually a God-breathed statement of the ethics of the Kingdom of God.  The Ten Commandments mostly dealt with external applications of the Law but the Beatitudes where concerned with internal matters of the heart. They are not to be seen as superseding the Ten […]

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Resurrection Sunday School Lesson With Sample Questions

by Jack Wellman
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The disciples were despondent. They had lost all hope. Their Lord and Master Jesus had been killed. They thought that this was the end of the story. The expected Messiah came, died and was now gone. They thought the ending would be different. It was not until Jesus came and was seen again by the […]

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