Bible Characters

  • Take Courage!

    The following night the Lord stood near Paul and said, "Take courage! As you have testified about me in Jerusalem, so you must also testify in Rome." Acts... read more

  • Finishing Strong

    I only know that in every city the Holy Spirit warns me that prison and hardships are facing me. However, I consider my life worth nothing to me; my only... read more

  • Sing in the Darkness

    About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them. Acts 16:25 By all accounts, it was... read more

  • Celebrity Status

    When the crowd saw what Paul had done, they shouted in the Lycaonian language, "The gods have come down to us in human form!" Barnabas they called Zeus,... read more

  • I Trust You!

    Suddenly an angel of the Lord appeared and a light shone in the cell. He struck Peter on the side and woke him up. "Quick, get up!" he said, and the chains... read more

  • A Light from Heaven

    As he neared Damascus on his journey, suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him. He fell to the ground and heard a voice say to him, "Saul, Saul,... read more

  • Get Ready

    Now an angel of the Lord said to Philip, "Go south to the road--the desert road--that goes down from Jerusalem to Gaza." So he started out, and on his... read more

  • Let Your Light Shine

    But Stephen, full of the Holy Spirit, looked up to heaven and saw the glory of God, and Jesus standing at the right hand of God. "Look," he said, "I see... read more

  • Where You Are

    Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother .... When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to her, "Woman,... read more

  • The Whole Story

    Now a man named Lazarus was sick. He was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. (This Mary, whose brother Lazarus now lay sick, was the... read more