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Bible Stories for Big Kids

Bible Stories for Big Kids

By Anne Russ
Telling the old, old story in new ways
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Adam and Eve

Bible Stories for Big Kids

Adam and Eve

Bible Stories for Big Kids

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Moses and Excuses
Also known as the story of the burning bush
06:14
September 30, 2021
Jacob and Esau
The story of one brother tricking another out his birthright
04:19
September 27, 2021
Who the heck is Habakkuk?
The waiting prophet with his own (albeit short) book in the Bible
04:46
July 27, 2021
Moses—Reluctant Hero
Our God is a relentless God
04:43
July 6, 2021
Delilah’s Story
The story of Samson from Delilah’s POV
05:22
June 29, 2021
Samson’s Mom
A miracle, a gender reveal, an encounter with the holy and a woman using her brain
05:53
June 25, 2021
Jacob was a Jerk
Look at what God did with Jacob. Imagine what God can do with you!
06:20
June 15, 2021
Cain and Abel
Am I my brother’s keeper?
04:19
June 8, 2021
Balaam and the Stubborn Ass
God has some fun with an errant prophet
04:54
May 18, 2021
Hagar’s Tale (Part 2)
The trouble doesn’t stop after Hagar has Ishmael
03:57
May 11, 2021
Hagar’s Tale (part 1)
Hagar names the God who sees
02:51
April 28, 2021
Not Noah’s Story
The oldest of the old, old stories
07:01
April 12, 2021
Alliterative Emmaus
An alliterative version of the story of The Road to Emmaus
03:05
April 6, 2021
Lazarus and The Rich Man
One of the less fun parables Jesus told
03:54
March 8, 2021
Lost and Found
There is much rejoicing when that which has been lost is found
05:14
March 2, 2021
Special Purim Edition
The story of Esther
04:12
February 25, 2021
Jesus and the Fig Trees
Jesus and his complicated relationship with fig trees
04:37
February 22, 2021
The Good Samaritan
A classic
03:37
February 18, 2021
Fishing for People
A boat full of fish. Some freaked out fishermen. A big career plot twist.
03:50
January 21, 2021
Hometown Hero...Not
A hero is always without welcome in his/her/their hometown
03:57
January 15, 2021
Baptism of Jesus
J the B was not out to win friends, but he sure influenced a lot of people
04:38
January 9, 2021
The Three (?) Wisemen
The story of Ephiphany...celebrated on January 6
04:54
January 5, 2021
Jesus Ditches His Parents
The only story we have of Jesus’ childhood—the one where he ditches his parents
04:17
January 1, 2021
Joseph’s Turn
The same angel who came to Mary in the light of day, show up for Joseph in the dead of night.
04:11
December 7, 2020
Joel
Envision a new and better future
04:09
December 2, 2020
The Angel Gabriel
We don’t know who was more afraid—Gabe or Mary.
05:31
December 1, 2020
No express train to Bethlehem
To get to the manger, you gotta stop at the River Jordan
04:52
November 24, 2020
Special Delivery—Daniel and the Lion’s Den
Delivered from the Lions
05:48
November 23, 2020
Jeremiah
A new covenant written on the heart
04:50
November 15, 2020
The Call of Isaiah
It was in the year that King Uzziah died...
04:49
November 9, 2020
Jonah and American Ninevites
This may be the year we really get where Jonah was coming from.
07:35
November 2, 2020
Enough
Even in the Biblical equivalent of the Wild West, God provides
05:38
October 26, 2020
Don’t Build that House
King David’s plans are derailed. Who can relate?
04:24
October 20, 2020
Hannah’s Song
The beginning of Hannah’s story. She’s part of the rather exclusive club of women who are actually named in scripture.
04:59
October 13, 2020
Israelite Idol
When you wander in the desert too long, you start to believe you can make your own gods.
04:31
October 5, 2020
The Origin Story of Passover
Hear how it all began
06:34
September 27, 2020
Joseph—who could read a dream, but not a room
The story of Joseph’s rise and fall and rise and fall and rise again. Clearly, God loves a good rollercoaster ride.
05:27
September 21, 2020
You’ll Be Counting Stars
The prequel to the Abraham and Isaac story
04:10
September 14, 2020
Adam and Eve
The Bible story that tells us something how we came to be and how we got where we are.
05:41
September 7, 2020
August 30, 2020
00:28
August 30, 2020