56 Animated Bible And History DVD Learning System Collection
Below is a brief description of the 56 Bible stories and historical biographies included in this extensive DVD collection from Nest Learning. John the Baptist Children will be inspired by the courage and conviction of this great prophet who prepares the way for the Lord. The Ministry of Paul Teach the power of faith. Despite being beaten in prison, Paul travels the ancient world and changes history. The Good Samaritan A story of robbers, a Rabbi, a Levite, a wounded traveler and a stranger with a big heart who teaches us to love our neighbors. He Is Risen The most powerful story of all - from Christ's heroic death on the cross to the glorious joy of the resurrection on Easter. The Miracles of Jesus Christ's compassion is evident in these stories of miracles that illustrate His love. Treasures in Heaven Learn the difference between money and riches. Jesus tells how God wants to give us the eternal treasure of salvation. The Parables Of Jesus Three parables, The Talents, The Rich Man and Lazarus, and the Two Sons, are presented together to reinforce important principles. The Prodigal Son This parable tells of the son who comes home to a forgiving father after squandering his share of his inheritance. Saul of Tarsus This story inspires to fight the good fight. A blinding light converts a hardened soldier into a warrior for Christ. Built Upon the Rock Jesus instructs His followers to forgive those who wrong us and to love them through the parable of the House Built Upon the Rock. Jesus, the Son of God Meet the 12-year-old Jesus who astonishes temple elders with His wisdom. Witness His triumph over Satan's temptations. The Kingdom of Heaven In simple language, this series of favorite parables explains Heaven to a child and how to get there. Daniel A young Jewish captive faces the lion's den and becomes a prophet. Esther The Bible's greatest heroine saves the Jewish people with her courage. David and Goliath Armed with only a slingshot and faith in God, David courageously faces a fearsome giant. Elijah A godly prophet overcomes evil as he refuses to worship an idol. Elisha Shows God's power through the working of miracles. Samuel Samuel is called as a youth to be a prophet of God. Experience a mother's faith. Pocahontas This Native American princess acted as a peacemaker between her people and the early American settlers. George Washington A thrilling portrait in leadership, this man served his country as patriot, soldier and President. Galileo Galileo was an extraordinary genius of astronomy that had the integrity to tell the truth he discovered about the universe. Marco Polo Marco Polo was an astonishing explorer with a vision that took him to India, China, and many other exotic lands far from Italy. Benjamin Franklin Curiosity led to his remarkable achievements as a scientist, inventor, diplomat, and shaper of the Constitution. Florence Nightingale Caring for the poor and sick, a young English woman left a life of privilege for a life of service. Thomas Edison Persistence, hard work, and sacrifice catapult Thomas Edison to become one of the world's greatest inventors. Harriet Tubman A woman of courage, who escaped slavery then became a modern-day Moses, bravely led others to freedom. Helen Keller With the help of a patient teacher, Helen was successful in overcoming obstacles of deafness and blindness. The Wright Brothers Perseverance was rewarded when two brothers launched the world into a new age of powered flight. The Lost Is Found Through three interweaving stories, this masterful tale shows how Jesus generously extends His mercy to each one back to the fold. The Greatest is the Least Jesus washes the disciples' feet and teaches that the way to greatness is not found in how many serve you, but in how many you serve. The Righteous Judge In the story of the adulterous woman, Jesus teaches that human judgment is inaccurate. He also teaches about God's mercy. Lord, I Believe Through words of comfort and mighty miracles, the Master show us that "all things are possible to him that believeth." Lazarus Lives Lazarus is resurrected after four days and life is restored. Martha, Mary and the others receive Jesus' promise for eternal life. Bread From Heaven The thrilling story of one of Jesus' greatest miracles - the feeding of the 5,000 with a boy's five loaves and two fish. The Lord's Prayer Jesus teaches His followers the importance and great power of sincere prayer. Signs of the Times Jesus teaches His disciples to have humility, repent, and be prepared for the day He comes again. Worthy is the Lamb Through betrayal, abuse and crucifixion, Jesus fulfills every word of His ministry. Forgive Us Our Debts After Peter clashes with a tax collector, Jesus speaks to him about forgiveness. Teach your children how to truly forgive. The King is Born Your child will learn the true story of the first Christmas in this beautifully animated video of Jesus' birth. The Messiah Comes Journey with the disciples as they discover Jesus' mission, deliverance from the bondage of sin and death. Ruth Ruth shows the importance of faithfulness. Joseph in Egypt Though betrayed by his brothers, Joseph demonstrates resolve by remaining faithful to God. Abraham and Isaac Abraham's obedience to God is rewarded through the ultimate test of trust. Solomon Through the power of prayer, Solomon is blessed with immense wisdom. Joseph's Reunion A lesson of love, as Joseph forgives betrayal by his brothers. Moses See how God uses Moses to lead. Learn about the power of faith and obedience. Alexander Graham Bell This man of compassion taught the deaf and overcame failure to invent the telephone. Marie Curie Winner of two Nobel prizes, Marie Curie's love of science led to the discovery of plutonium and the isolation of radium. The Maccabees The Maccabees family led their people with valor to win the war of religious freedom. Beethoven Witness Ludwig van Beethoven's struggle to overcome his hearing loss and creatively give the world music that stirs the soul. Louis Pasteur With conviction, this great Frenchman discovered the cure for deadly diseases, after the death of his daughter. Joan of Arc With bold faith, Joan of Arc gained strength from the voices of angels and boldly fought for her nation's freedom. Abraham Lincoln "Honest Abe's" dedication led him from humble beginnings to his election as President of the United States. William Bradford His belief brought peace with the Native Americans, inspiring the first Thanksgiving. Leonardo Da Vinci The amazing breadth and depth of da Vinci's unique genius and character provide wonderful proof of the power of humility. Christopher Columbus A young man's determination leads to the discovery of a new world.