Bible Verses Kids: 26 Bible Verses for Kids

Bible Verses Kids: Bible Verses Kids: God’s Word encourages us to raise children in the way they should go and when they are old, they will not depart from it. Proverbs 22:6. As parents, grandparents, and mentors it’s important for us to help our children learn and understand the promises of God. If we do lead as examples of Jesus Christ and we speak Scriptures of promise but also of warnings to our children, they will know the way to choose. Even when we fail to see God working in…

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Good Friday Bible Verses: Bible Verses About Good Friday

Good Friday Bible Verses: Good Friday Bible Verses: Good Friday is the Friday preceding Easter Sunday and is the day Jesus Christ was crucified on the cross. We can celebrate on Good Friday because Christ’s death was a sacrifice so that we could receive the gift of eternal life. Jesus bore our sins, shame, and burden on the cross. The results changed the course of humanity and what man meant for evil through killing Jesus, God meant for good! Romans 5:6-10 6 You see, at just the right time, when we…

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Baptism Bible Verses: 18 Bible Verses About Baptism

Baptism Bible Verses: Baptism Bible Verses: Baptism is an important event in the believer’s walk with Jesus Christ. The Bible talks about both water immersion baptism in which a believer makes a public confession of their faith. Jesus lead the way in example of water baptism! If you are wondering what it means to be baptized in the Christian faith, these verses should point you in the right direction and help you understand what it means to be baptized. 1 Corinthians 12:13 13 For we were all baptized by one Spirit…

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Friendship Bible Verses: 20 Bible Verses about Friendship

Friendship Bible Verses: Friendship Bible Verses: Bible Verses About Friendship – Read Bible passages about friendship and how friends relate to love, hurt, wounds, healing, joy, encouragement and death. The Holy Bible has many Bible verses about friendship in relation to God, Jesus Christ, and the Christian faith. 1 Corinthians 15:33 33 Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.” 2 Kings 2:2 2 Elijah said to Elisha, “Stay here; the LORD has sent me to Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As surely as the LORD lives and as you…

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Zophars last speech, An ancient principle

Chapter 20 Zophar’s last speech An ancient principle v1 Zophar, who belonged to the people called Naamathites, answered. He said: v2 Job, your words upset me. So, I need to reply now. v3 Your reply does not respect me. But I will answer you wisely. v4 There is an ancient principle, which you must know. This principle has been true since the first people lived: ·  v5 A wicked man is only happy for a short time. An evil man is only happy for a moment. v6 That man might…

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Job continues his prayer

Chapter 14 Job continues his prayer Job thinks that he will die soon v1 I am just an ordinary man. My life is short. And my troubles are constant. v2 I am like a flower that will soon die. Or, like a shadow that cannot last. v3 But, God, you watch me. And you are my judge. v4 I am not holy. So I cannot make myself holy. v5 You have decided the length of my life. I cannot live longer. v6 So, do not watch me! Let me be…

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Job is very sad

Chapter 6 Job replies to Eliphaz’s first speech Job is very sad v1 But Job said: v2 I am so sad. My sad feelings seem like a terrible weight. v3 And that weight feels heavier than all the sand at the seaside. So, forgive me if I spoke too soon. v4 I feel as if God shot me with arrows. There is poison on the arrows. And the poison enters my spirit. God has caused me many troubles. v5 I do not complain without a reason. You do not hear…

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Ezra prayed and he confessed

Chapter 10 v1 Ezra prayed and he confessed. He wept and he threw himself onto the ground in front of the house of God. As he was doing these things, a large crowd of the *people of Israel gathered with him. There were men, women and children and they all wept aloud. Verse 1 Ezra was in front of the house of God when he prayed. He had torn his clothes and he had pulled hair from his head and his beard. Many people gathered with him. They did not…

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In the Book of Ezra, there are many names

Chapter 2 In the Book of Ezra, there are many names. Some of these people were leaders. However, Ezra also refers to many people who were not well-known. They lived many years ago, but they were important to God. God cares about all sorts of people. And he is pleased when they obey him. When Ezra records some of the names, he also mentions their families. Families were very important to the *Jews. v1 These are the people from the district who returned from *exile. (Nebuchadnezzar, the king of Babylonia,…

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Hoshea’s rule as the last king of Israel

Chapter 17 Hoshea’s rule as the last king of Israel v1 Hoshea, son of Elah, became king of *Israel. He did so in the 12th year of Ahaz’s rule. Ahaz was king of *Judah. Hoshea ruled in Samaria for 9 years. v2 He *sinned against the *Lord. But he was not as bad as the kings who ruled *Israel before him. v3 King Shalmaneser of Assyria came to attack Hoshea. Hoshea had been like a servant to Shalmaneser. And he had paid taxes to Shalmaneser. v4 But the king of…

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Jehoahaz’s rule as king of Israel

Chapter 13 Jehoahaz’s rule as king of Israel v1 Jehoahaz, the son of Jehu, became the king of *Israel. That happened in the 23rd year of Joash’s rule. Joash, the son of Ahaziah, was the king of *Judah. Jehoahaz ruled over *Israel for 17 years. He ruled in Samaria. v2 He *sinned against the *Lord, as Nebat’s son Jeroboam had done. Jeroboam had caused the *Israelites to begin those *sins. And Jehoahaz did not stop those *sins. v3 So the *Lord was very angry with the *Israelites. He allowed Syria’s…

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Joshua gave land to the tribe of Judah

Chapter 15 v1 Joshua gave land to the tribe of Judah. And he divided it between the various families. This land was between Edom and the Desert of Zin. The desert was at the south of the land. v2 Judah’s land began at the south end of the Salt Sea. v3 It crossed the south side of Scorpion valley, to Zin. Joshua also gave land to them south of Kadesh Barnea, as far as Hebron. The edge of their land continued past Addar. Then it went round to Karka v4…

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Aaron’s stick becomes a snake

Chapter 7 v1 Then the *LORD replied to Moses. ‘Listen! Your brother, Aaron, will speak on your behalf. He will speak exactly as a *prophet speaks to the people on my behalf. You *represent me in front of *Pharaoh and Aaron will speak on your behalf. v2 You must say everything to Aaron that I order you to say. Then your brother, Aaron, must tell my message to *Pharaoh. *Pharaoh must let the *Israelites go away from his country. v3 But I will make *Pharaoh continue to refuse this request.…

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The LORD gives great power to Moses

Chapter 4 The LORD gives great power to Moses – verses 1-9 God shows his power to Moses in three ways: 1. The snake – verses 1-5 v1 Moses answered the *LORD. ‘Suppose that the *Israelites do not believe me?’ Moses asked. ‘Suppose that they do not listen to me? They may say to me, “The *LORD did not appear to you”. v2 ‘What is that in your hand?’ the *LORD asked him. ‘A stick’, Moses replied. v3 ‘Throw it on the ground’, the *LORD told him. So Moses threw…

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