Joseph came to be sold into slavery by his jealous brothers, and rose to become the second most powerful man in Egypt next to Pharaoh.
John the baptist, prepared the way for the heavenly man – Jesus. He was filled in the holy spirit while in his mothers womb, and lived in the desert until his time came to be in Jerusalem.
Lazarus dies so that the mighty power of Jesus might be revealed through him.
History of Apostle Paul, from persecutor to being persecuted. Serving Jesus without blemish.
An Egyptian prince learns of his identity as a Hebrew and, later his destiny to become the chosen deliverer of his people.
Daniel was taken off to Babylon at a young age. There with three other Israelites: Shadrach, Mesach and Abednego he made known who the true God is. And God blessed him and his three friends mightily.
He was one of the twelve spies of Israel sent by Moses to explore the land of Canaan. After the death of Moses, he led the Israelite tribes in the conquest of Canaan, and allocated the land to the tribes.
The parable tells of a master who was leaving his home to travel, and before going entrusted his property to his servants. One servant receives five talents, the second two talents, and the third one talent, according to their respective abilities.
In the parable, a Jewish traveler is beaten, robbed, and left half dead along the road. First a priest and then a Levite come by, but both avoid the man. Finally, a Samaritan comes by. Samaritans and Jews generally despised each other, but the Samaritan helps the injured Jew.
A parable told by Jesus about a man who had two sons. The younger son asks his father to give him his share or inheritance and goes out to the city. And while he was in the city he wastes all his money and becomes desperately poor.