3 Bible Stories About Patience

Humanity is constantly on the move. We want fast food, fast service, and fast resolutions to high profile controversial court cases. When we do not get what we want, we get impatient and want somebody to pay for not doing something when we want it to be done. As we struggle with our own impatience, there is much we can learn by looking at three Bible stories about patience.What is the common definition of the word patience? The common definition of patience is “the capacity to accept or t … [Read more...]

3 Bible Stories About Forgiveness

Bible Stories About Forgiveness

One of the hardest things to do is to forgive. Many people will say that they have forgiven someone, but the next time things get difficult with that person, all the things that they allegedly forgave them for are brought back up for argument. The following three Bible stories about forgiveness will demonstrate what forgiveness is all about.Joseph and his brothers (Genesis 37-50) Most people know the story of Joseph who was one of the sons of Jacob, who made it a point to show that Joseph … [Read more...]

3 Bible Stories About Courage

Bible Stories On Courage

Courage is a word that is used in variety of ways. For many Christians, courage is a word that brings to mind standing on Biblical principles in the face of great opposition. Others think courage is demonstrated by taking a stance against Biblical principles. Either way, the Bible has plenty to say about what defines courage, which we will see by looking at three Bible stories about courage.What is the definition of courage? The word courage is commonly defined as (1): (Noun)”The ability to … [Read more...]

4 Bible Stories About People Facing Struggles or Trials

Bible Stories about struggles

  How many of us can identify with those who struggled with their faith during a trial in the Bible?  Here are 4 such stories about people who faced great struggles and trials.Job and His Friends Who can say that they have suffered more than Job did?  Not anyone that I know of.   God allowed Satan to buffet Job to such a degree that he started to despair even of life and the day of his birth but don’t be too hard on Job.  His friends accused him of sin, his wife told him to curse God a … [Read more...]

5 Bible Stories to Teach To Young Children

Bible Stories For Children

What five Bible stories would be good to each young children?  What specifically can we impart to them that they can carry with them for the rest of their lives?The Prodigal Son The Parable of the Prodigal Son is one of the tenderest stories in the Bible.  The story is told in Luke 15:11-32 and has the younger son coming to his father and asking for his inheritance ahead of time.  This is essentially telling his father “I wish you were dead.  Give me my inheritance now.”  The father gives hi … [Read more...]

5 Great Old Testament Bible Stories

The Bible is full of inspiring accounts of actual historical events.  Which are five of the greatest Old Testament Bible stories?  What one would you include?The Fiery FurnaceDaniel 3:11-12 “King Nebuchadnezzar made a decree that  “whoever does not fall down and worship shall be cast into a burning fiery furnace.  There are certain Jews whom you have appointed over the affairs of the province of Babylon: Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. These men, O king, pay no attention to you; they do … [Read more...]


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