Archive for the Characters Category


Hannah was the second wife of Elkanah, taunted by his first wife because she had no children. After fervent prayer and a prophesy, she conceived and had a son. This son was dedicated to the Lord, given to the priests and became the prophet Samuel. Why would

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The Woman at the Well

This Biblical account from John 4 contains a fascinating story of Jesus encountering a Samaritan woman. Why would he break custom to speak with her? How was her life changed because of this encounter?

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Priscilla Alden

She came over on the Mayflower and was a member of the Plymouth Pilgrim Colony and wife of John Alden. Their love story parallels the perils of the Colony’s 1st winter. Despite the difficulties, forging a life in this new wilderness was utmost in their minds.

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