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Noah and the Ark

Noah

Who was this man of faith and what did God promise him?

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The Bible says that when God created the world He looked at it and said, ‘It is good.’ Sadly things did not stay that way. People turned away from God and His teachings and began doing all sorts of things that were wrong in His […]

Ruth

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Ruth

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Who are your best friends? What makes somebody a good friend? There is a story in the Bible about a young woman named Ruth. She was a good friend even when it meant she had to make difficult sacrifices.

Joseph and his dreams

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Joseph and his dreams

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Have you ever had a dream? Can you ever remember your dreams? What kinds of things do you dream about? In the Bible there is a story of a man who could not stop dreaming! His name was Joseph. Read his story here.

Jonah – learning about God through nature.

What happened when Jonah tried to run away from the job God had given him?

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Jonah – learning about God through nature.

What happened when Jonah tried to run away from the job God had given him?

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Jonah was asked by God to do a special job. It meant leaving the place he lived in and going to somewhere where people were not doing the right thing. Jonah didn’t want to, so he ran away. This is the story of what happened.

Elijah – learning about God through nature.

What do we learn about God through Elijah's experiences?

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Elijah – learning about God through nature.

What do we learn about God through Elijah's experiences?

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A long time ago, at the time of the Old Testament, God often used people called prophets to tell others what God wanted them to know and do. Elijah was a prophet who loved God and wanted to do all the things God wanted him […]

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Abraham – learning about God through nature.

Does God keep his promises?

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One day God told Abraham to take his family to a new country. Abraham trusted in God and set off with his family to the new place just as God had said. After lots of walking along way they arrived in the country God had […]

Noah – Learning about God through nature.

What can we learn about God through the story of Noah?

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Noah – Learning about God through nature.

What can we learn about God through the story of Noah?

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In this story there is lots of water! Water that is very powerful. Water can make things grow. It can wash things away. It can give us a new start. One day as God was thinking about the people on earth His heart became very […]

Moses – learning about God through nature.

How does God speak through fire?

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Moses – learning about God through nature.

How does God speak through fire?

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Thousands of years ago in Egypt, the land of the pyramids and Pharoahs, there was a man chosen by God to save his people from a life of slavery. His name was Moses and he is one of the most important people in the Bible. […]

Noah and the flood

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Noah and the flood

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Have you ever played with a toy boat packed with pairs of different animals? As part of the toy, there may have been a little man and a little woman. Did you know that these people have names – Noah and his wife – and […]

Daniel in the Lion’s Den

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Daniel in the Lion’s Den

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Have you ever felt scared? The Bible is full of stories of people who have faced difficult situations. Daniel is one of them – a man who ended up being sent to spend a night with lions! But how did he end up there? And […]