Top 7 Bible Verses About Barnabas

Here are seven Bible verses about one of my favorite Bible characters, Barnabas. Acts 4:36 “Thus Joseph, who was also called by the apostles Barnabas (which means son of encouragement), a Levite, a native of Cyprus.” Maybe you don’t realize that Barnabas was not his real name. His real name was Joseph and he a Levite from Cyprus, but the reason that they called him “Barnabas” was because he was such an encouraging figure. He was more likely to give people the benefit of the doubt than most othe … [Read more...]

A Sunday School Lesson On Joseph And His Brothers

Here is a Sunday school lesson or Bible study about Joseph and his brothers.Love and Hate Genesis 37:3 “Now Israel loved Joseph more than any other of his sons, because he was the son of his old age. And he made him a robe of many colors.” Nothing ever good comes from being a spoiled child and treating one child better than another but that’s what Jacob did with Joseph and Joseph made it even worse when “Joseph had a dream, and when he told it to his brothers they hated him even more” (Gene … [Read more...]

5 Bible Lessons to Learn From the Book of Genesis

What can we learn from the Book of Genesis?  What in particular may we gain from this book?  Here are 5 things we can learn from the Book of Genesis.In the Beginning, God The first lesson from the Book of Genesis is that from the beginning, actually before the beginning, there was only God (Gen 1:1; John 1:1-2).  Theologian and author R.C. Sproul said that “If there ever was a time that absolutely nothing existed, all there could possibly be now is nothing.” God’s existence cannot be refuted … [Read more...]