Category Archives: Sunday School

The Story of Michal The Story of Michal


2 Samuel 6:12-23; 1 Chronicles 15:1-16:43 Jerusalem became David’s royal city. He decided to bring the Ark of God to Jerusalem. David had his priests carry the ark on poles. This was the way God had told Moses the ark should be carried. When the ark arrived in Jerusalem, the priests put it into a…
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The Story of King Saul The Story of King Saul


I Samuel 9:26-10:8 I Samuel 9:26-10:8 After the banquet, Saul spent the night at Samuel’s house. They slept on Samuel’s roof since it was so hot. The next morning Samuel told Saul it was time for him to go home. As the two men walked toward the edge of town, Samuel stopped. He turned to…
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The Story of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat The Story of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat


Genesis 37:1-4 Jacob finally did make it home and Esau had forgiven him, after all. Jacob arrived just in time to see his father before he died. Then Esau left to make a life for himself. During the long journey home,though, Jacob’s favorite wife Rachel had died. She left behind two sons, Joseph and Benjamin….
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The Story of Jonah The Story of Jonah


Jonah 3:1-10 For a second time the Lord told Jonah, “Now go to Nineveh and give them My message.” This time Jonah did as he was told. Nineveh was huge. Homes spread out for miles around. It took Jonah three days to walk around the city. All that time he called out, “In forty days…
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Jonah and the Whale Jonah and the Whale


Jonah 1:1-3 There once was a man called Jonah. He was one of God’s people, the Israelites. One day God said to Jonah, “I want you to go to the city of Nineveh. Tell them they are living such wicked lives, I will have to punish them.” Jonah did not like Nineveh. The people of…
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Jesus Death Story Jesus Death Story


Matthew 27.44-50; Mark 1533-37; Luke 23:39-46:John 19:28-30 The crosses of two other men stood near Jesus. Both were robbers. One robber laughed at Jesus. “Save Yourself and us! You’re supposed to be the Christ, aren’t you?” The other robber said, “You should be more afraid of God. This man has done nothing wrong.” Then he…
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The Story of Gideon The Story of Gideon


Judges 6:1-40 It did not take long before the people forgot their promises again. Because they worshiped other gods, God could not make them strong. A terrible tribe called the Midianites conquered them. God chose a man named Gideon to help His people. He sent an angel who told Gideon he must knock down the…
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The Story of Esau and Jacob The Story of Esau and Jacob


Genesis 32:1-31 Esau could not believe his little brother had tricked him a second time! First, Jacob had taken his birthright, all the riches Isaac would have left him. Then Jacob had stolen his blessing, God’s protection for the future. Esau was so angry, he decided to kill his brother. Rebekah found out about Esau’s…
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The Story of Elijah The Story of Elijah


I Kings 16:29-33; 17:1; 18:19-36 There once was a prophet named Elijah. A prophet is someone chosen by God to speak His words. A prophet’s message is meant to bring people closer to God but they must be willing to listen. Elijah lived in a time much later than King Solomon. While Elijah was alive…
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David and Bathsheba David and Bathsheba


2 Samuel 11:1-26 King David was a very great king because he loved God so much. One day, though, David stopped putting God first in his life. Instead, he chose to go to bed with a married woman. This was against God’s rules. The woman’s name was Bathsheba. She was the wife of Uriah the…
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Cain and Abel Cain and Abel


Genesis 4:1-2 After Adam and Eve left Eden, they took care of each other. Soon their first child was born. They named him Cain. Later they had a second little boy. They named him Abel. Cain and Abel helped their parents live in the world outside Eden. There they had to work hard to make…
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The Story of the Blind Man The Story of the Blind Man


Mark 8:22-26 Jesus went to a little village called Bethsaida. There, a group of people brought a blind man to Him. “Please,Teacher, please touch our friend and make him better.” Jesus took the blind man by the hand. He led him out of the village. The blind man did not know what to think as…
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Samuel in the Bible Samuel in the Bible


1 Samuel 2:18-21; 3:1 Little Samuel was happy living with Eli the priest. Eli was like a father to Samuel. This was just as well since Eli’s own sons were greedy and selfish. They did not care about God, but Samuel did. Every year Hannah and Elkanah brought Samuel a new robe. Whenever Samuel felt…
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The King’s Feast The King’s Feast


Daniel 5:1-12 King Nebuchadnezzar lived to be old man and then he died. The next king of Babylon was a man named Belshazzar. Daniel continued to work as the king’s adviser. One day, when Daniel was an old man, a strange thing happened. The king was throwing a big party. He was drunk and having…
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The Greatest Love Story in the Bible The Greatest Love Story in the Bible


Luke 15:11-19 Jesus told the people a story about a man who had two sons. He said, “One day, the youngest son went to his father. He said, ‘Father, give me the money which would be mine when you die. I want it today.’ The father did not think it was a good idea. He…
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The Crucifixion Story The Crucifixion Story


Matthew 27:27-31; Mark 15:16-20; John 19.1-16 The crowd had told Pilate they wanted Jesus killed. Pilate ordered Jesus to be brought inside the palace. The soldiers crowded around Jesus. They pushed Him one way, then the other. They took off His clothes and put a robe on Him. The robe was the color worn by…
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The Burial The Burial


Matthew 27:54-60; Mark 15:39-46; Luke 23:49-54;Mtn 19:38 The Roman captain and his men could not believe their eyes! The wind whipped around the captain. He had seen how Jesus had died. That was not the way any normal man died. He looked for the sun, but could not find it. “There’s no doubt! This was…
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The Story of Creation The Story of Creation


Genesis 1:1-19 A long time ago there was nothing but darkness. It is hard to picture just nothing, but that is all there was except for God. So God made light. That way there could be day and night, instead of only darkness. Then God made the earth and divided parts of it into oceans…
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Deborah in the Bible Deborah in the Bible


Judges 4:1-16 Many, many years passed. The people of Israel forgot their promises to Moses and to God. They worshiped other gods. So the Lord allowed their enemies King Jabin and his General Sisera to conquer them. At that time the Lord had sent a woman named Deborah to be a judge over Israel. God…
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Joshua and the Walls of Jericho Joshua and the Walls of Jericho


Joshua 3:14-4:24 Joshua ordered the priests to carry the ark across the river. When the priests toes touched the water, the waves reared back. The water formed a huge wall. A dry path stretched before the priests. They walked to the middle of the river. Not a drop touched them. They were perfectly dry! Then…
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