Category: Bible Stories

Beach Club’s chosen Bible stories.

Jesus and Thomas

On Friday we’re looking at Thomas – someone who doubted that Jesus was alive until he touched Jesus’ wounds. Thomas was confused. He had been a friend of Jesus and had seen him die on the cross. © Good News Productions International and College Press Publishing. © Good News Productions International and College Press Publishing. […]

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Down Through the Roof

Today’s story is told from Anna’s perspective. Anna has lots of guests in her house who have come to listen to Jesus. Anna stuck a finger through the hole in her skirt. “How did that get there?” she wondered. She would have to run to her mother to have it mended, but her mother was […]

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A Loving Father

Today we looked at a story Jesus told about a father and his two sons. Jesus told a story: “There was once a man who had two sons. The younger one said to him, ‘Father, give me my share of the property now.’ So the man divided his property between his two sons. © Good […]

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Jesus Goes to a Wedding

Tuesday’s story is about Jesus’ first miracle – turning water into wine at a wedding. What a great party! The wedding was over and the bride and groom’s families and friends were enjoying the party food and the wine. Jesus and his motherMary were there too. Mary was watching everything. She saw jugs of wine […]

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Monday’s Story: Getting Ready

Today’s story is about getting ready for Jesus, someone who is really special. John was calling out to all the people, “Get ready! Get ready! Someone special is coming!” “Who is coming?” the people asked. “Someone special is coming from God,” replied John. “How do we have to get ready?” the people asked. “Say sorry […]

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Peter: Friends Again

Peter was very sad because he had said Jesus was not his friend.  Something even more terrible had happened.  Jesus had been killed.  As he was dead, Peter could not tell him how sorry he was and that he still wanted to be friends. Then God did something wonderful!  Jesus was alive again! Peter and […]

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Peter: This Changes Everything

Early in the morning, three days after Jesus had died, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb. She saw that the large stone had been moved, so she ran to Peter and his friend and said, “They have taken the Lord out of the tomb, and we don’t know where they have put him.” Peter and […]

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Peter: Just Look At Me!

It had been a very busy day for Jesus. He needed to be quiet so he went to pray. His friends set off across the lake in their little fishing boat. As they reached the middle of the lake, the wind started to howl around the boat. The little boat rocked on the water. The […]

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Peter: Follow Me

Jesus grew up in a place called Galilee, where there was a large and beautiful lake. It was there that he began the work God gave him to do. “God is like a king,” he told the people, “and he wants all of you to be part of his kingdom – to love him and […]

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Moses: A Long Journey

Friday’s Story – Moses: A Long Journey “We’re hot,” the people complained. “We’re hungry,” they moaned. “Where are we going, anyway?” they wondered. Moses just sighed and shook his head. God had set the Hebrews free, and now he was leading them back to their own special land – the land he had given to […]

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