Esau and Jacob are born, Jacob cheats his brother and tricks their father Isaac
Jacob goes to Haran, works for Laban, marries Leah and Rachel, returns home and wrestles with God
Moses is born and his parents save him from being drowned by placing him in a basket in the bulrushes
Moses kills an Egyptian slave-guard, flees to Midian, becomes a shepherd and meets God in the burning bush
Moses returns to Egypt, Pharaoh refuses to let God's people go, God sends the Ten Plagues, the Israelites escape and God parts the Red Sea
After crossing the Red Sea the Israelites head for home, God provides them with clean water to drink and manna to eat
Moses meets with God on Mount Sinai, Aaron makes a statue of a golden calf and the people worship it and when Moses returns he smashes the stone tablets with the Ten Commandments written on them
The Tabernacle is completed, the people journey to the border of Israel, Moses sends twelve spies, the people are frightened and do not go into the land and wander in the wilderness for forty years
Joshua prepares to lead God's people back into the land of Israel and sends two spies to find out how the city of Jericho is defended
God's people cross the River Jordan, march around Jericho and bring down the walls of the city with a mighty shout
God chooses Ehud to rescue his people from the clutches of King Eglon of Moab and Ehud discovers that being left-handed can sometimes be an advantage
God chooses Gideon to rescue his people from the Midianites, Gideon cannot believe he is the man for the job and puts God to the test
After her husband and both her sons die, Naomi returns from the country of Moab to her hometown of Bethlehem with her daughter-in-law Ruth, hoping to find her a new husband
Born in answer to praer, Samuel is sent by his parents to serve God at the Tabernacle under the care of Eli the High Priest, then one night Samuel hears a voice calling his name
Samuel leads God's people all his life only for them to demand a king to rule over them instead and God sends Samuel to find the man he has chosen to be the first King of Israel
David, the youngest of the eight sons of Jesse, takes on the giant Philistine hero, Goliath, armed only with his shepherd's sling
The city of Jerusalem belongs to the Jebusites but King David wants to make it his capital city, so Joab finds a way in and captures the city for the king
Naaman, the commander of the army of Aram, has leprosy but learns from his wife's Jewish servant-girl that the prophet Elisha might be able to help him, so he sets off for the land of Israel to find him
Elisha the prophet is spoiling the King of Aram's attempts to conquer Israel, so the king sends an army to capture Elisha, but the prophet turns to God for help and by a miracle the army of Aram is defeated
Zechariah and Elizabeth are childless and too old now to start a family, or so they think until Zechariah has an encounter with an angel that leaves him speechless
A poetic retelling of the Nativity story
A poetic retelling of the Nativity story with characters and scenes made from confectionery
After his baptism, Jesus is led into the desert by the Holy Spirit to be tempted by the devil
Jesus, his mother and the disciples go to wedding in Cana where the wine runs out and only a miracle can save the day
A paralysed man is lowered through the roof of a house by his friends so that Jesus can heal him
In Capernaum Jesus heals a woman with internal bleeding and brings a dead girl back to life
When the diciples find themselves caught in their boat in the middle of a storm they are amazed to see Jesus walking across the water towards them
The Prodigal Son, a parable about God's unconditional love
When their brother Lazarus becomes seriously ill, Mary and Martha ask Jesus to come to Bethany at once but he delays before setting off and there are grave consequences
Daddy sparrow is trying to teach his son to fly but their lesson is interrupted by a man climbing their tree to get a better view of Jesus
Jesus visits the Temple for the feast of dedication and is surrounded by a mob demanding to know if he really does claim to be God
Jesus meets with his disciples for the Last Supper then goes to pray at the Garden of Gethsemane. He is betrayed by Judas Iscariot, arrested, tried and crucified
After the crucifixion, two of the disciples head for the village of Emmaus, along the way they meet a man who explains from the Scriptures why Jesus had to die
A Roman soldier witnesses the trial, crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus
On the day of Pentecost the Holy Spirit arrives, the disciples find themselves speaking foreign languages and three thousand people become followers of Jesus
King Herod has Peter arrested, thrown in prison and plans to execute him in public but the disciples pray for Peter and God sends an angel to rescue him.
When he frees a slave-girl from a spirit that predicts the future, Paul is thrown into prison but God rescues him miraculously