Judge Deborah // Main Street

The Israelites now have their own land. It is divided up among the tribes/states. Each tribe is tasked with driving out the remaining inhabitants of the land. But they fail. Over and over again...

1 Samuel: King Saul // What’s in the Bible?

King Saul The Israelites had the meanest bunch of enemies they had ever seen: the Philistines. They came from the sea around 1100 BC. The Israelites were scared of the Philistines (fear). All they had...

1 Samuel: Prophet Samuel and the Israelites Want a King // What’s in the...

Review A long time ago God created man and woman. We fell, we sinned, we ignored God and went our own way. With the stain of sin on us we had to leave God and live on...

Story of 1 Samuel 1:1-20 in Stick Figures

This year (2015-2016) in Followers, we are storying our way through the book of 1 Samuel. It's a little experimental (you can read about that here). 1 Samuel 1:1-20 This is the story of Elkanah and his...

Resurrection of Lazarus // Sock Puppet Theater

We've been recording our Main Street Teachings for over 4 years now. If you're aware of how we cycle through the stories of the Bible every three years, then you'll realize that the stories...

Judges // What’s in the Bible?

Review of Genesis thru Joshua God made people to be close to him (Genesis 1-2). But our bad choices has broken God's creation and brought death into the world (Genesis 3). God wants to rescue us from...

Story of Ruth // Main Street

Wow. The book of Judges had some really interesting characters in it. Especially one of the last ones, Samson. He just couldn't figure out how to be a stable "image of God" bearer. It...

Esther // What’s in the Bible?

It's time for the last of the historical books. Esther Esther is a story about a girl. Another book of the Bible is Ruth, which is also a story about a woman who did amazing things...

Who Wrote the Bible? // What’s in the Bible?

Who wrote the Bible? Good question, right? Well, some kids in the video gave some possible answers to that question. Here are some of their thoughts: lots of people who love Jesus only one maybe two people nobody lots of writers the...

Saul’s Conversion on the Road to Damascus

Saul's Story At the beginning of Acts 9, Saul is a really bad dude. He is in hot pursuit of any followers of the "Way" (Christians) and has authority to put them in prison. On his...

Ezra and Nehemiah // What’s in the Bible?

Review Last week we learned that the Bible is true and trustworthy. Also, the empires, Assyria and Babylon, had taken over Israel and Judah, respectively. Ezra and Nehemiah The prophet Jeremiah (25:11) announced that the Israelites would be...

1 Kings: Jeroboam, Rehoboam, and a Divided Kingdom // What’s in the Bible?

Review 1 and 2 Samuel We have learned about the first 3 kings of Israel: King Saul, King David, and King Solomon. They all made mistakes but each handled those mistakes differently. What happened when these...