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David and Goliath

1 Samuel 17.31-54 During the next few years David often visited the palace and played his harp for Saul. Sometimes Saul had to leave and fight wars against the Philistines, and when he did David would go home to his father. Among Saul’s soldiers were three of David’s elder brothers and Jesse, often told David…
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Daniel in the Fiery Furnace

Many years passed and King Nebuchadnezzar soon forgot what he had said about Daniel’s God being the only one. Instead, he built a giant statue of gold and called this his god. He sent out an order. “Whenever the royal music is played, everyone must fall to the ground and pray to this statue. Anyone…
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Cleaning Out the Temple

Matthew 21:12; Mark 11:15-16; Luke 19:45 After He entered Jerusalem, Jesus went to the holy temple. The temple was the house of God and He had called it His Father’s house. When Jesus entered the temple He was not happy with what He saw. Two years earlier, Jesus had run through the temple, throwing out…
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Children Bible Story – Paul and Silas

Acts 9:10-25; 14:1-22 Saul was blind when he arrived at Damascus, but by the time he left he could see again with his eyes and his heart. Saul became one of Jesus’ strongest followers. He also changed his name, now he was called Paul. Paul traveled from village to village and told people his story….
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Children Church Stories about Paul in the Bible

Acts 20:17-38 Paul was on his way back to Jerusalem for he tried to teach in as many places as possible. Many years had gone by since Paul first was blinded on the road to Damascus. Now, he visited old friends and made new friends and wrote many letters to those friends he could not…
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Character Qualities Bible Stories

The Treasure Hunt Matthew 6:19-34; Luke 12:22-32 During the Sermon on the Mount Jesus taught His followers how to search for hidden treasure. “Where your treasure is, that is where your heart will be.” He said. What did He mean? Simply that whatever a person thinks about and dreams about, is what he or she…
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Biblical Story of Elisha

Elisha stood watching as the prophet Elijah was taken up to heaven. It was an amazing sight as fiery horses ran across the sky pulling a chariot so bright it could have been on fire. Elijah rode in the fiery chariot. The wind howled in Elisha’s ears. He shaded his eyes with his hands, the…
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Biblical Story of Daniel in the Lion’s Den

Daniel 6:1-28 After Belshazzar was killed, Darius the Mede became king. Darius put three men in charge of his kingdom. One of them was Daniel. Daniel had become a very old man but he had served God with all his heart, mind and strength. He was a man of prayer who had seen God do…
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Bible Story Peter, John and the Crippled Man

1 Acts 2.43, 3:1-10 With the Holy Spirit’s help, the apostles could do miracles. More and more people began believing in Jesus and as a result the church was growing every day. One time Peter helped make a beggar better. This man had never been able to walk. As Peter and John passed him on…
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Illustrated Story of Moses

Exodus 1:1-2:4; 6:20 Joseph’s family moved to Egypt where they lived there for hundreds of years. As they grew, Joseph’s family became known as the Israelites, or Hebrews. Four hundred years after Joseph brought his family to Egypt, a mean pharaoh ruled the land. He did not like the Israelites and made them all into…
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Bible Story – The Good Shepherd and the Sheep

John 10:1-21 Many people wondered who Jesus was and about where did He come from and they kept asking the same questions over and over again. Jesus knew this and gave them His answer. “I am the Good Shepherd.” Then He painted a word picture for them so they would know why He called Himself…
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Bible Story – Shepherds’ Visit

Luke 2:8-17 On the night when Jesus was born a strange thing happened. In the nearby hills where a group of shepherds slept outside there was a sudden, loud noise that woke them. As they sat up one cried out. “Look!” He pointed to the sky and the others looked up. There was a bright…
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Stories on Faith

Click here to listen to the Bible Story on Faith Jesus taught some more about how the last come first, and the first come last. So He told His disciples this story. “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who owned a vineyard. He went out early in the morning to hire men to…
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Stories of Faith

Click here to listen to a Bible Story of Faith God’s plan for Jesus at that time is that He should first try and teach the people of Israel. Later the good news of God’s love would be made known to everyone else in the world. Many Jews chose not to believe Jesus. There were…
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Jesus Asleep on a Boat

Matthew 8:18, 23-25 Click here to listen to the Story of Jesus Asleep on the Boat At the end of a day spent healing the sick, Jesus pointed to a nearby boat. He told His disciples, “Come with Me. We will cross to the other side.” It was His only chance of getting away from…
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Bible Love Stories

Luke 7:36-50 Click here to listen to this Bible Love Story A Pharisee named Simon invited Jesus for dinner one night. The Pharisees were religious leaders. Many of them did not like Jesus because He taught everyone about God’s love. While Jesus was eating with Simon, a woman came into the house. The guests said,…
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The Story of Hannah

Click here to listen to the Story of Hannah Long after Ruth’s son Obed was born, the people of Israel were still choosing to forget God. Most people did not even try to pray. At this time there lived a man named Elkanah. Elkanah had two wives. One had children and the other had none….
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The Baker and the Cupbearer

Genesis 40:1-23 Click here to listen to the Story of the Baker and the Cupbearer Joseph stayed in the prison cell for many days. Then one morning two prisoners came to Joseph. They had a problem. “We had terrible dreams last night. Can you tell us what they mean?” Joseph said, “I can’t help you,…
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The Ascension of Jesus

Mark 16:19-20 Click here to listen to the Story of the Ascension of Jesus Christ Jesus appeared several times to His disciples after He rose from the dead. He worked miracles. He taught them to do all the things they had been learning about. A month after He died and rose again, Jesus left earth…
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A Job Well Done

Luke 19:11-27 Jesus told another story. “There once was a king who went away on a long trip. Before he left home, he gave ten of his slaves a great deal of money. Along time later, the king came home again. He called the ten slaves and asked how they had used the money. Had…
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