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Teaching Kids Key Life Learnings from 100 Biblical Characters: No. 27 – Joshua

What practical key life learnings can we glean from the life of Joshua? Context (Numbers 13:1-14:10):  Many things could be said about Joshua.  He and Caleb were the only of God’s People that were allowed not only to travel through … Continue reading

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Teaching Children About Bible Miracles – The Day The Sun Stood Still

Teaching children about the Bible miracles is important because it helps them to see how nothing is impossible for God.  If God can do miracles in the Bible, He can do them in our children’s lives today.  Here is an … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Lamentations Is The Story Of Sorrow Over The Destruction Of Jerusalem

Jeremiah writes 5 poems to describe his sorrow and weeping over the destruction of Jerusalem and the Temple by the Babylonians. The world Lamentations means “to cry aloud”.  As much as the exit from Egypt was a time of rejoicing … Continue reading

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Teaching Children About Bible Miracles – Lost Donkeys Are Found

Teaching children about the Bible miracles is important because it helps them to see how nothing is impossible for God.  If God can do miracles in the Bible, He can do them in our children’s lives today.  Here is an … Continue reading

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Teaching Children About Bible Miracles – The Bronze Serpent

Teaching children about the Bible miracles is important because it helps them to see how nothing is impossible for God.  If God can do miracles in the Bible, He can do them in our children’s lives today.  Here is an … Continue reading

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Teaching Children About Bible Miracles – The Pillar Of Cloud And Fire

Teaching children about the Bible miracles is important because it helps them to see how nothing is impossible for God.  If God can do miracles in the Bible, He can do them in our children’s lives today.  Here is an … Continue reading

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Top 100 Children’s Bible Memory Verses: Courage – The Story Behind Joshua 1:9

Joshua 1:9 is a favorite children’s bible memory verse, but how many know the story behind this verse? “Have I not commanded you?  Be strong and courageous, do not be afraid, nor be dismayed, for the Lord your God is … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of John Is The Story Of Believing in Jesus The Son Of God And Savior

John wrote “these things have been written that you might believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing, you may have life in His name”.  (John 20:31)  NASB John wrote to encourage God’s people about … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Zechariah Are The Visions Of God Remembering His People And Future Blessings

God gave Zechariah visions to remind His people that He remembers them and will give them future blessings. When God’s people had returned from captivity in Babylon, the temple had not been rebuilt and they were experiencing drought and poverty.  … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Zephaniah Is The Story Of God’s Final Judgment And Blessing Called “The Day Of The Lord”

Zephaniah tells God’s people to turn back to God because there is coming a day, called “The Day of the Lord”, when all the world would be judged for their sin and only the faithful would be saved. Zephaniah gets … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Obadiah Is The Story Of The Destruction Of Evil Edom

Obadiah tells God’s people that her evil neighboring nation, Edom, is going to be judged and destroyed by God for all of the evil she has done to them. Obadiah is only 21 verses long, but in it Obadiah packs … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Amos Is The Story God’s Anger At Injustice

When God’s people ignore the needs of the poor in the name of religion, God gets angry at this injustice.  Amos was a shepherd and fig tree farmer in a little town.  That is why we called Amos in our … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Ezekiel Is The Story Of Future Restoration

Ezekiel warned God’s People living in Jerusalem that they would be destroyed if they didn’t stop sinning.  Later after they were destroyed,  Ezekiel gave the people hope that God would forgive them and restore their nation in the future. Ezekiel … Continue reading

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The Big Idea Of Daniel Is The Story Of God’s Authority Over The Nations

Even while God’s people were captive in Babylon, God used one of these people named Daniel to show His authority over the Babylonians and over the future nations of the world. When Daniel was a young man, he along with … Continue reading

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