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BABOUSKA

Babouska is the name of the old lady who refused to follow the wise men who knocked at her door when the Christ Child was born, and has been looking for Him ever since!


THE LEGEND OF THE CHRISTMAS TREE:

The story of two young children who opened the door and their home to a stranger who turned out to be the Christ Child.


HOW THE FIR TREE BECAME THE CHRISTMAS TREE

The Christmas Angel grants the ‘humble’ Fir Tree the honour of being the Christmas Tree of choice in the whole world.

 
 
DAVID-THE FIGHTER

The story of David Vs Goliath. The equivalent of a fight between an Ant and an Elephant.

 
 
DAVID-THE SHEPHERD BOY

The early years of David who was a Shepherd tending to the Sheep when Samuel the Prophet was told by God to go to Bethlehem to anoint David as the King of Israel. He was to succeed King Saul.

 
 
ELIJAH-THE HUNGRY PROPHET

A powerful prophet of God who answered his call diligently, but was always in fear of his life from King Ahab and he was always hungry. God sent Ravens to feed him.

 
 
ELISHA-THE MAN OF GOD

Elisha was the servant of Elijah. When the Lord took Elijah to Heaven, Elisha took up Elijah’s Mantel. Elisha had a double portion of Elijah’s anointing.

 
 
GIDEON THE SOLDIER

God uses Gideon with an army of 300 men to overcome the Midianites and the Amalekites who were oppressing the Israelites.

 
 
HEZEKIAH-THE GOOD KING

Hezekiah refused to pay tribute to the Assyrian King Sennacherib. He then threatened to attack Israel. Who wins the battle?

 
 
ISAAC AND REBEKAH

Isaac’s mother Sarah had died. Isaac was very sorrowful. Abraham his father wanted a wife to comfort him. Rebekah was chosen to become his wife. How?

 
 
JEREMIAH-THE PROPHET

The Lord used Jeremiah to warn and cry out to the Israel that because of their sin, the King of Babylon would take them captive. Also known as ‘the weeping Prophet’.

 
 
JONATHAN-THE SOLDIER PRINCE

King Saul divided the Israelite army into two. He gave the smaller portion to Jonathan his Son. Jonathan and his armour bearer helped defeat the Philistines.

 
 
JOSEPH-THE DREAMER

Joseph had two dreams that infuriated his 11 brothers, as he told them that he saw them all paying reverence to him. His brothers hated Joseph and his dreams.

 
 
JOSEPH-THE RULER

Following his accurate interpretation of Pharaoh’s two dreams, Joseph was promoted from the Prison to the Throne in Egypt, after his brothers had sold him as a slave.

 
 
MOSES-THE GREAT LEADER

Moses answers the call of God in the wilderness where he was a Shepherd to go back to Israel and ask Pharaoh to set His people free.

 
 
NOAH AND THE RAINBOW OF HOPE

The story of the flood. Only 8 people were saved. Two animals of each kind were taken into the Ark. Known as Noah’s Ark.

 
 
PARABLES OR STORIES

Jesus recites two common parables....(1) The Prodigal Son. (2) The Good Samaritan.

 
 
QUEEN ESTHER

How Queen Esther saved the Jewish nation after King Ahasuerus prompted by the Jewish hater Haman ordered that the entire Jewish race be executed because of Mordecai.

 
 
RUTH-THE GLEANER

: Ruth insists on following her mother in law Naomi back to her home in Bethlehem.Ruth marries Boaz and has a Son Obed. Obed became the father of Jesse-the father of David.

 
 
SAMUEL-THE LITTLE SERVER

Hannah was childless. She prays earnestly to God. God gives her a Son-Samuel. She had promised to give her Son back to the Lord to serve Him. Samuel served the Lord all the days of his life.

 
 
SAUL-THE PERSECUTOR

Saul was angry that a new sect had arisen up after the death of Jesus. He went about trying to persecute these new ‘Christians’. He waged war on any Christian he found.

 
 
SOLOMON-THE WISE KING

Solomon was King David’s Son who succeeded his father on the throne. He asked for ‘wisdom’ from God in order to judge His people ‘wisely’ and diligently.

 
 
ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

St John was an only child born to Zacharias and Elisabeth in their old age. He was the ‘messenger’ sent to prepare the way for the coming King Jesus Christ.

 
 
ST JOHN THE BELOVED DISCIPLE

Jesus had many friends, but the one He loved the most was John- His faithful disciple. He was the one who Christ told to look after His mother Mary at the foot of the Cross.

 
 
ST PAUL-THE SERVANT OF CHRIST

Saul’s name had been changed to Paul after his conversion on the road to Damascus. This narrative gives a glimpse of his suffering after turning to Christ.

 
 
ST PETER AND THE ANGEL

After Peter’s three denials about Jesus, Peter now turns his life around and goes all out to serve and suffer for Christ. An Angel frees him from prison hours before his execution.

 
 
THE BEAUTIFUL WORLD

The creation of the world. Adam and Eve. The sin in the garden of Eden. The birth of Cain and Abel. The first murder in the world-Cain kills his brother Abel.

 
 
THE BOYHOOD OF THE KING

The early years of Jesus. His first visit to Jerusalem for the Passover at the age of 12.

 
 
THE COMING OF THE KING

Mary is chosen by God to be the mother of Jesus. The Angel Gabriel pays her a visit to tell her. Jesus is born in a Manger.

 
 
THE FINDING OF MOSES

Pharaoh issued an order that all the male children born in Goshen which is where the Israelites lived were to be thrown into the river and drowned. Girls were allowed to live.

 
 
THE MESSENGER OF THE KING

Elisabeth was old and barren. Zacharias her husband had gone to perform his duty at the Temple. The Angel Gabriel appeared to him to say that Elisabeth will give birth to a Son and they were to call his name ‘John’. Zacharias was ‘dumb’ until John was born. Why?

 
 
THE STORY OF ABRAHAM

Sarah-Abraham’s wife was barren. Both were very elderly. An Angel appears to Abraham to tell him that Sarah will give birth to a Son. The Lord then tells Abraham many years later to sacrifice his only Son Isaac. Does Abraham obey the Lord?

 
 
THE STORY OF DANIEL

Daniel was one of the Hebrew slaves taken captive. He was wise and diligent in all his duties. That caused others to envy him. He was thrown into a den of Lions. Did he survive?

 
 
THE STORY OF THE SPIES

Moses was dead. Joshua stepped into his shoes having been commissioned by God. Israel are camped just before the river Jordan. They want to take Jericho. Did they?

 
 
THE TRIUMPH OF THE KING

Jesus has been crucified. It’s Easter morning. A company of woman head to the Tomb to anoint His body.The Tomb is empty. Where is Jesus Christ? Was His body stolen?

 
 
THE TWO BROTHERS-JACOB AND ESAU

Twins were born to Isaac and Rebekah-Jacob and Esau. Esau was the oldest. Jacob takes Esau’s birth right by cunning, and then Esau’s blessing. How did he do this?

 
 
THE WORK OF THE KING

Jesus begins His ministry-opening blind eyes. Unstopping deaf ears. Healing the sick. Laying His hands on children.

 
TINY TIM

Christmas Day at a very poor yet large family's house. They even have a whole Goose this year for Christmas dinner. Tiny Tim is a disabled sibling whom the whole family love dearly.

 
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