Bible Characters

ELISHA

1. At work when called So Elijah departed and found Elisha son of Shaphat. He was plowing with twelve teams of oxen, and he was with the twelfth team. Elijah passed by him and threw his cloak around him. 1 Kings 19:19 BSB 2. Burned “Bridges” behind him So Elisha turned back from him, took his […]

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ESTHER

Some Characteristics Obedient Esther did not reveal her people or her lineage, because Mordecai had instructed her not to do so. Esther 2:10 BSB Esther still had not revealed her lineage or her people, just as Mordecai had instructed. She obeyed Mordecai’s command, as she had done under his care. Esther 2:20 BSB  Acted with Wisdom And

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ENOCH

The Account of Enoch Genesis When Jared was a hundred and sixty-two years old, he became the father of Enoch… When1 Enoch was sixty-five years old, he became the father of Methuselah. Enoch walked [in habitual fellowship] with God three hundred years after the birth of Methuselah and had other sons and daughters. So all the days of Enoch were

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ISAAC

Model of Marriage So Abraham instructed the chief servant of his household, who managed all he owned, “Place your hand under my thigh, and I will have you swear by the LORD, the God of heaven and the God of earth, that you will not take a wife for my son from the daughters of

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JOSHUA

Lingered in God’s Presence Thus the LORD would speak to Moses face to face, as a man speaks to his friend. Then Moses would return to the camp, but his young assistant Joshua son of Nun would not leave the tent. Exodus 33:11 BSB Believed and trusted in God  Joshua son of Nun and Caleb

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DAVID

Attributes Responsible person but David went back and forth from Saul to tend his father’s flock at Bethlehem. 1 Sam 17:15 AMP Early in the morning David left the flock in the care of a shepherd, loaded up and set out, as Jesse had directed. He reached the camp as the army was going out

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DANIEL

Epitome of Wisdom you are [imagining yourself] wiser than Daniel Ezekiel 28:3 AMP Other versions  (Behold, you are wiser than Daniel! There is no secret that can be hidden from you! Ezekiel 28:3 NKJV When God spoke to Satan about wisdom, he did not speak about Solomon (who had earthly wisdom) but Daniel (who had both

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ABRAHAM

Attributes 1. Dependent on God  for prosperity: But Abram said to the king of Sodom, “I have raised my hand to the Lord, God Most High, the Possessor of heaven and earth, that I will take nothing, from a thread to a sandal strap, and that I will not take anything that is yours, lest you should say, ‘I have made

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MOSES

Uniqueness Face to face encounters: the LORD used to speak to Moses face to face, just as a man speaks to his friend. Exodus 33:11 NASB Utter Obedience: Moses did everything just as the LORD had commanded him. Exodus 40:16 BSB Extremely humble: (Now the man Moses was very humble (gentle, kind, devoid of self-righteousness),

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JABEZ

About Jabez Jabez was more honorable than his brothers; but his mother named him Jabez, saying, “Because I gave birth to him in pain.” Jabez cried out to the God of Israel, saying, “Oh that You would indeed bless me and enlarge my border [property], and that Your hand would be with me, and You would

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