Old Testament

Bible stories and lessons for kids


September 29, 2021 • Josh Hale

God gifts a man named Samson with immense strength so long as he keeps his Nazarite vow. Samson runs into trouble when he falls for a Philistine named Delilah.


August 24, 2021 • Josh Hale

After the raising of several Judges, God appoints a young man named Gideon to lead the Israelites in a final battle against the Midianites. From Judges Chapters 6-7.

Joshua and the Battle of Jericho

August 13, 2021 • Josh Hale

After the death of Moses, God anoints Joshua as the new leader of Israel, who leads them into Battle against the city of Jericho.

Moses and the Waters of Meribah

August 9, 2021 • Josh Hale

While wandering the desert, God gives water to the Israelites.

The Red Sea and the Exodus

June 3, 2021 • Josh Hale

Moses leads 2 million Israelites to the edge of the Red Sea as Pharaoh and 600 soldiers chase them.

Passover and the Final Plagues

May 25, 2021 • Josh Hale

Moses and the First Plagues

April 25, 2021 • Josh Hale

God tells Moses to warn Pharaoh of impending plagues that will be unleashed upon his people unless he sets the nation of Israel free.

The Early Years of Moses

April 7, 2021 • Josh Hale

Moses was a Hebrew raised by Egyptians who discovers his calling from God after leaving his home to escape death.

Joseph Reunited With His Family

February 28, 2021 • Josh Hale

Joseph tests his brothers and reunites with them during the famine in Egypt.

Joseph Interprets the Pharaohs' Dreams

February 21, 2021 • Josh Hale

Joseph, after being placed in authority in Egypt, is brought before the Pharaoh to interpret his dreams.

Joseph Interprets the Prisoner's Dreams

January 17, 2021 • Josh Hale

Joseph interprets the dreams of two prisoners.

Joseph In Prison

January 10, 2021 • Josh Hale

After finding favor with Potiphar, Joseph is wrongly accused of something he didn't do, and is sent to prison.

Joseph's Colorful Coat

January 3, 2021 • Josh Hale

Jacob gives his son Joseph a colorful coat as a sign of his favor.

Stairway to Heaven

December 27, 2020 • Josh Hale

Jacob listens to God and moves back to his homeland, only to encounter Him in the wilderness.

Jacob and Esau

March 7, 2021 • Josh Hale

Jacob receives Esau's blessing from their father.