2 Samuel: King David // What’s in the Bible?

Quick 1 Samuel Review Saul was Israel's first king and he didn't do such a good job, which means he didn't always do what God told him. In fact, Saul wanted to kill David (who...

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...

The Kings of Israel and Judah // What’s in the Bible?

Let's start at the beginning Our world is drowning in sin. Sin is: ignoring God and doing things our own way... it's breaking God's laws... it's why the world is so full of fighting, death, disease... ...

Overview of Natural, Human World and Supernatural, Divine World // 01 Week

Preparatory thoughts: The focus of teaching and application @hwcyouth High School is centered around the Sermon on the Mount and Jesus' emphasis on repenting for the kingdom of heaven is near (Matthew 4:17). How do...

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...

David and Bathsheba (story & video)

Nathan tells a story to David about a rich man and a poor man. The rich man steals the poor man's beloved sheep to feed a traveler instead of using one of his own...

1 Kings: King Solomon // What’s in the Bible?

Review King David was the previous king. David did many great things: conquered the Philistines, united the kingdom of Israel (all the tribes), built the capital city, Jerusalem, and few other things. David also did one bad thing: he stole...

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...

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...

Story of 1 Samuel 1:21 – 2:36 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 1:21 - 2:36 Hannah weans Samuel and presents him...

Judge Samson // Main Street

The cycle of sin continues. The Israelites have been around the cycle 11 times up to this point. Samson (the next Judge) is the 12th. I don't think the Israelites are quite getting what...

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...