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Jesus heals many in Capernaum

Jesus heals Simon Peter's mother-in-law and many others in Capernaum. (Matthew 8:14-17, Mark 1:29-34, Luke 4:38-44)

Jesus heals Simon Peter's mother-in-law and many others in Capernaum.

Matthew 8:14-17, Mark 1:29-34, Luke 4:38-44

Contributed by LUMO project

Jairus sees Jesus raise his daughter to life

Two miracles, as Jesus heals a woman who touched the hem of his garment then travels to the home of Jairus to raise his daughter to life. (Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56)

Two miracles, as Jesus heals a woman who touched the hem of his garment then travels to the home of Jairus to raise his daughter to life.

Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56

Contributed by LUMO project

Jesus calls His first Disciples

After a miraculous catch of fish, four fishermen take up the invitation from Jesus to become fishers of people. (Luke 5:1-11)

After a miraculous catch of fish, four fishermen take up the invitation from Jesus to become fishers of people.

Luke 5:1-11

Contributed by LUMO project

Jesus chooses twelve disciples to be apostles

Jesus chooses twelve men as His disciples and apostles. (Matthew 10:2-4, Mark 3:13-19, Luke 6:12-16)

Jesus chooses twelve men as His disciples and apostles.

Matthew 10:2-4, Mark 3:13-19, Luke 6:12-16

Contributed by LUMO project

Jesus ascends to heaven

After many appearances to His disciples over 40 days, Jesus ascends to heaven. (Acts 1:1-14)

After many appearances to His disciples over 40 days, Jesus ascends to heaven.

Acts 1:1-14

Contributed by LUMO project

Sea of Galilee: Fish and fishing nets

Background information on fish and fishing in the Sea of Galilee in the time of the Gospels. (Bible overview)

Background information on fish and fishing in the Sea of Galilee in the time of the Gospels.

Bible overview

Contributed by David Padfield

Sea of Galilee: Boats and ports

Useful background information on the Sea of Galilee and its boats and ports in Bible times. (Bible overview)

Useful background information on the Sea of Galilee and its boats and ports in Bible times.

Bible overview

Contributed by David Padfield

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Jesus raises Jairus's daughter to life

A woman who touches the hem of Jesus' garment is healed. The daughter of Jairus is raised to life. (Matthew 9:18-26, Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56)

A woman who touches the hem of Jesus' garment is healed. The daughter of Jairus is raised to life.

Matthew 9:18-26, Mark 5:21-43, Luke 8:40-56

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

The calling of the first disciples

After fishing all night without a catch Peter obeys Jesus and casts his net on the other side of the boat. As a result four fisherman become 'fishers of men'. (Luke 5:1-11)

After fishing all night without a catch Peter obeys Jesus and casts his net on the other side of the boat. As a result four fisherman become 'fishers of men'.

Luke 5:1-11

Contributed by Good News Productions, International

Jesus is transfigured

Peter, James and John witness Jesus being transfigured. (Matthew 17:1-13, Mark 9:2-13, Luke 9:28-37)

Peter, James and John witness Jesus being transfigured.

Matthew 17:1-13, Mark 9:2-13, Luke 9:28-37

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

James and John request prominence

When John and James ask for prominence, Jesus teaches about serving with humility. (Mark 10:32-45)

When John and James ask for prominence, Jesus teaches about serving with humility.

Mark 10:32-45

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Jesus prays and is arrested

Jesus prays in the garden of Gethsemane, is betrayed by Judas and arrested. (Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72, Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27)

Jesus prays in the garden of Gethsemane, is betrayed by Judas and arrested.

Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72, Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27

Contributed by Sue Bentley

Gethsemane and Peter denies Jesus

Jesus arrested in Gethsemane and Peter denies Jesus. (Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72 , Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27)

Jesus arrested in Gethsemane and Peter denies Jesus.

Matthew 26:30-75, Mark 14:26-72 , Luke 22:31-71, John 18:1-27

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Amazing breakfast

The risen Jesus cooks breakfast on the shore of Galilee for His disciples. (John 21:1-14)

The risen Jesus cooks breakfast on the shore of Galilee for His disciples.

John 21:1-14

Contributed by Lambsongs: Jill Kemp and Richard Gunther

Peter's miraculous escape from prison

When Peter is put is prison, Christians meeting to pray cannot believe it when God miraculously releases him. (Acts 12:1-24)

When Peter is put is prison, Christians meeting to pray cannot believe it when God miraculously releases him.

Acts 12:1-24

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

The Council of Jerusalem

The council of Jerusalem decide how the Gentile Christians should view Jewish laws. (Acts 15:1-35)

The council of Jerusalem decide how the Gentile Christians should view Jewish laws.

Acts 15:1-35

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Paul warned not to go to Jerusalem

The prophet Agabus warns Paul not to go to Jerusalem. (Acts 21:1-26)

The prophet Agabus warns Paul not to go to Jerusalem.

Acts 21:1-26

Contributed by Sweet Publishing

Paul arrested in Jerusalem

Paul is falsely accused and arrested in Jerusalem.  (Acts 21:27-23:35)

Paul is falsely accused and arrested in Jerusalem.

Acts 21:27-23:35

Contributed by Sweet Publishing
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