Jacob sees the ladder to Heaven. Joseph pictures Christ’s suffering, rejection, and elevation to the throne.
Jonah runs from God, prays, preaches, and pouts. Isaiah and John see the throne room. Jesus talks to a Samaritan woman.
God uses Elisha to work miracles. Elisha pictures Jesus feeding the 5,000 and healing the lepers.
Elijah is depressed. Ahab is spineless. Jezebel is heartless. Jehoshaphat seeks to please God. God is sovereign.
Saul disobeys God, makes excuses, and lies. God selects David to replace Saul. Saul tries to kill David. David prays to God for protection.
Israel wanders away from God. Moses reminds Israel to obey God. We learn the first commandment of all and the key tip for raising children.
God judges those who rebel against Moses and Aaron. God establishes tithing. Moses fails to follow God’s instructions about the rock. The bronze serpent pictures Christ.
God creates the universe and presents His eternal plan. Sin enters the world.
O: Isaiah concludes his warnings about judgment and begins to speak about salvation.
WN: Churches form and the gospel begins to spread.