Category Archives: Bible Stories

That Lightbulb Moment

In preparation for Easter, the youth class I teach started watching one of the early Jesus movies – The Greatest Story Ever Told – which was first released back in the 1960s.  As the movie progressed, I began to realize … Continue reading

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Do Desperate Emotions Call For Desperate Measures?

The pain we have not grieved over will always stand between us and life. Dr. Rachel Naomi Reman   At first glance, the Book of Ruth is a beautiful story of love and loyalty. But when I began to dig … Continue reading

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One Simple Message

“Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment. And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour … Continue reading

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Resurrection Cookies – A Great Easter object lesson

Have you ever tried making Resurrection cookies? They make a fun project for your children’s class or even a wonderful devotional for a women’s meeting. Here is the basic recipe with  the accompanying scriptures: About 15 minutes before you begin, … Continue reading

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A Touch of Mercy

“Nothing humbles and breaks the heart of a sinner like mercy and love. Souls that converse much with sin and wrath, may be much terrified; but souls that converse much with grace and mercy, will be much humbled.” ~ ~Thomas … Continue reading

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Walking With the God Who Sees

  A Short Story Based on Genesis 16:1-15 “You worthless slave! You have caused me so much trouble; I almost wish you had died out there in the wilderness. If you weren’t carrying Abram’s child… Humph!  I would beat you … Continue reading

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