Entries by Christin A.

Jerusalem’s Walls Rebuilt

Key Passage: Malachi 4:2 “The sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings, and you will go out and playfully jump like calves.” Big Picture Question: How did God protect His people? God helped His people rebuild the city walls. Christ Connection: Nehemiah helped God’s people fix the walls around their city. The […]

Nehemiah Heard News of Jerusalem

Key Passage: Malachi 4:2 “The sun of righteousness will rise with healing in its wings, and you will go out and playfully jump like calves.” Big Picture Question: Why was Nehemiah sad? Nehemiah was sad because Jerusalem’s walls were broken. Christ Connection: God promised to keep His people safe and give them a home. God […]

Esther Saved Her People

Key Passage: Zechariah 9:9 “Look, your King is coming to you; He is righteous and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey.” Big Picture Question: How did God use Esther? God used Esther to help save His people. Christ Connection: The Jews were in danger, and they needed someone to save them. God made Esther […]

The Temple Was Completed

Key Passage: Zechariah 9:9 “Look, your King is coming to you; He is righteous and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey.” Big Picture Question: Why did the people rebuild the temple? The people rebuilt the temple to worship God. Christ Connection: God’s people rebuilt the temple so they would have a place to worship […]

Zechariah, Prophet to Judah

Key Passage: Zechariah 9:9 “Look, your King is coming to you; He is righteous and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey.” Big Picture Question: What did Zechariah say about Jesus? Zechariah said Jesus is coming. Christ Connection: God showed Zechariah many visions about things God was going to do. God was going to help […]

Haggai, Prophet to Judah

Key Passage: Zechariah 9:9 “Look, your King is coming to you; He is righteous and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey.” Big Picture Question: How can we honor God? We can put God first. Christ Connection: God’s people had been away from home for a long time. They didn’t have a place to worship […]

Zerubbabel Led the Captives Home

Key Passage: Zechariah 9:9 “Look, your King is coming to you; He is righteous and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey.” Big Picture Question: Does God keep His promises? God always keeps His promises. Christ Connection: Zerubbabel led God’s people home to fix the temple. Jesus came back to earth to save God’s people. […]

Obadiah the Prophet

Key Passage: Zechariah 9:9 “Look, your King is coming to you; He is righteous and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey.” Big Picture Question: What is pride? Pride is thinking you are the best. Christ Connection: God gave Obadiah a message for His people. The people of Edom were mean to God’s people, but […]

Daniel Was Rescued from the Lions

Key Passage: Daniel 6:27 “He rescues and he saves;…He has rescued Daniel from the power of the lions.” Big Picture Question: Who rescued Daniel? God rescued Daniel. Christ Connection: God saved Daniel from the lions. God is powerful! God sent His Son, Jesus, to save us from something scarier than lions. Jesus rescues us from […]

Key Passage: Daniel 6:27 “He rescues and he saves;…He has rescued Daniel from the power of the lions.” Big Picture Question: How did God help Daniel help the king? God gave Daniel wisdom. Christ Connection: God made Daniel wise. Daniel told the king God was going to punish him. The king thought he was better […]