Bible Characters

  • 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

  • Great Things

    Jesus said, "Have the people sit down." There was plenty of grass in that place, and they sat down (about five thousand men were there). Jesus then took... read more

  • Full Forgiveness

    When Jesus reached the spot, he looked up and said to him, "Zacchaeus, come down immediately. I must stay at your house today." Luke 19:5 How many of... read more

  • Childlike Faith

    People were also bringing babies to Jesus to have him touch them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them. But Jesus called the children to him... read more

  • Pray Boldly

    Then he said to them, "Suppose you have a friend, and you go to him at midnight and say, 'Friend, lend me three loaves of bread; a friend of mine on a... read more

  • Great Faith

    When Jesus heard this, he was amazed at him, and turning to the crowd following him, he said, "I tell you, I have not found such great faith even in Israel."... read more

  • Extravagant Worshipers

    While he was in Bethany, reclining at the table in the home of Simon the Leper, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very expensive perfume, made of pure... read more

  • True Service

    Then James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to him. "Teacher," they said, "we want you to do for us whatever we ask." "What do you want me to do for... read more

  • Fear or Faith

    He said to his disciples, "Why are you so afraid? Do you still have no faith?" Mark 4:40 The storm raged. The winds were so strong and the waves so furious... read more

  • Saving Faith

    When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralyzed man, "Son, your sins are forgiven." Mark 2:5 The room was packed. The crowd was spilling out the... read more