Category Archives: Bible Stories

Just Two Degrees of Separation

Have you ever heard it quoted that we are connected to nearly everyone on the planet by six degrees of separation? The idea is that you take any two people on earth, figure out who all their connections are, and … Continue reading

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“What Did I Ever Do to Deserve THIS?”: Life and Death of a Scapegoat

  Ten Interesting Stories of Animals in the Bible Welcome to Week Seven How it works: Listen to the story, then think about the questions. Finally, hear what Sophie and Timley have to say about it! Click on the picture … Continue reading

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What’s Gold, Shaped like a Bull Calf, and a BIG Mistake?

Ten Interesting Stories of Animals in the Bible Welcome to Week Six How it works: Listen to the story, then think about the questions. Finally, hear what Sophie and Timley have to say about it! Click on the picture to … Continue reading

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Moses’ Snakes

Ten Interesting Stories of Animals in the Bible Welcome to Week Five How it works: Listen to the story, then think about the questions. Finally, hear what Sophie and Timley have to say about it! This is a reading from … Continue reading

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Brave Raven, Pioneer Dove (Week 3)

Ten Interesting Stories of Animals in the Bible Welcome to Week Three How it works: Listen to the story, then think about the questions. Finally, hear what Sophie and Timley have to say about it! This is a reading from … Continue reading

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What a Snake! The World’s First Bad Guy (Week 2)

Ten Interesting Stories of Animals in the Bible Welcome to Week Two How it works: Listen to the story, then think about the questions. Finally, hear what Sophie and Timley have to say about it! This is a reading from … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: “You, Rat!” How You Got Your Name (Week 1)

After Sophie Topfeather and a severely injured Timley Mouse return home from their quest to the Holy Land in Sophie’s Quest, a despondent Sophie picks up a Bible off her grandfather’s bookshelf and begins to read it. She’s surprised to … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word: Some Input, Please?

Hi, Readers! Those of you who have been with me for awhile know that I used to feature a small portion of the Bible every Wednesday. I would post an audio clip of a Bible story, and when you clicked … Continue reading

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Balaam’s Donkey: The True “Seer”? Interview, Part II

Thank you for rejoining this interview in progress! Sonja had just asked Balaam’s Donkey if she had seen the angel for a second time while she and her traveling party were on their way to Moab to curse the Israelites … Continue reading

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Angels, Swords, and a Straight-Talkin’ Donkey: Interview, Part I

Welcome to our 2nd Interview with Talking Animals from Literature! Today, Balaam’s Donkey has joined me. She comes to us from the Bible, in the Old Testament book of Numbers–a story in Numbers 22-24, to be exact. Sonja: Hee haw, … Continue reading

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