Category Archive: People in the Bible

May 29 2013

Children’s Devotion: Scared Gideon Becomes a Hero

In the book of Judges we read that the Midianites, who were enemies of Israel, were raiding Israel.  They were stealing, and ruining their houses and land.  The people lived in fear, never knowing when the Midianites would strike. Gideon was so afraid of the Midianites that he hung out in a winepress to do …

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Mar 24 2013

Palm Sunday Praise

On this day we commemorate how Jesus entered Jerusalem humbly riding on the colt of a donkey. The people didn’t understand. They thought he was entering as the one who would set Himself up as King and drive out the tyranny of the Roman rulers.

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Jun 09 2012

Turn Aside

Moses and the Burning Bush

Moses had to surrender his past and his life as it was. Through his encounter with the Holy God on Holy Ground, he was changed from the inside out.

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Oct 10 2011

Children’s Devo – Dare to Be A Daniel

Dare to Be a Daniel

Daniel 1:8 says that Daniel “purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself.” He made a decision to follow God’s laws, no matter what. He loved God.

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Jul 11 2011

Jacob and Esau – The Divided Family

Isaac blesses Jacob

Rebekah spoke words over herself that resulted in dire consequences. She said, “Let your curse be on me, my son.” She covered his hands and neck with the hairy goat skins and had him change into his brother’s clothing, which had the smell of the field on them.

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Jul 10 2011

Jacob and Esau – Family Conflict Begins

Jacob feeds Esau

The Bible story of Jacob and Esau reveals family conflicts that had ongoing consequences for years to come.

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Jun 20 2011

Children’s Devo: The Guy Who Fell Out of A Window

I don’t know how long Eutychus had been sitting there listening to Paul, but it might have been for hours. He was getting sleepier and sleepier!

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Apr 08 2011

Launch Out Into the Deep

Is Jesus calling you to launch out into the deep?

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Mar 04 2011

Filling the Water Pots

Water Pots

he Lord spoke to me through this that He has a vast supply of living water, and that He is always ready to pour it out on those who come to Him and are thirsty for Him.

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Apr 26 2010

Jesus Did Not Need Twitter To Get Followers

Jesus acquired followers quickly, and He didn’t need Twitter to do it! At a historical time when there weren’t even printing presses, let alone computers and the internet, it might seem amazing that His fame spread so quickly throughout Israel, and later throughout the world.

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