Jacob sees the ladder to Heaven. Joseph pictures Christ’s suffering, rejection, and elevation to the throne.
Abraham’s willingness to sacrifice Isaac foreshadows Christ on the Cross. Jacob deceives and reaps what he sows.
Jeremiah faithfully brings God’s message to the people of Israel and Judah. Israel’s lack of faith breaks Jeremiah’s heart.
Hezekiah leads the people back to God. Manasseh returns the people to idolatry. Josiah responds deeply to God’s Word and makes sure the people hear it.
Jonah runs from God, prays, preaches, and pouts. Isaiah and John see the throne room. Jesus talks to a Samaritan woman.
The kings of Israel listen to bad advice, worship idols, ignore God's warnings, and fail to seek God's help.
David appoints Solomon to the throne, helps Solomon prepare for his role as king, and advises Solomon on keeping God's commandments. Solomon asks God for wisdom.
God cuts off communication with Saul. David mourns the death of Jonathan and Saul. David defeats the Philistines.
Saul continues to chase David. David spares him twice. David
pours out his heart to God in several Psalms.