3. Some New Test. Stories


Composed of the following -all on this page.

Announcement of Jesus’ birth  John baptizes Jesus The Sermon on the Mount Jesus feeds five thousand Jesus’ arrest – death – burial – resurrection
The birth of Jesus Christ The Temptation of Jesus Jesus walks on water Jesus raises Lazarus  


Announcement of Christ's birth

Read - Matthew 1:18-25  ~  Luke 1:26-38

1.  What was the name of the Angel that told Mary she would have a baby? __________

 2.  Mary was a virgin.  True or False
3.  The name of the baby would be:   1. Jesus   2. Peter   3. Paul

4.  Whose throne would God give to Jesus? __________________________________

 5.  What name was Elizabeth supposed to name her baby? _______________________

6.  Jesus would save the people from their sins.   True or False

 7.  Emmanuel means: ___________________________________________________

8.  Jesus was the firstborn child of Mary.  True or False

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Birth Of Jesus Christ

Read – Matthew 2:1-23  ~  Luke 2:1-7

1.  Joseph and Mary had to go to Bethlehem to be taxed.  True or False 

2.  Joseph was of the lineage (ancestry) of David.  True or False

 3.  Jesus was born in Jerusalem.  True or False

4.  What led the wise men to Bethlehem? ____________________________________

5.  What gifts did the wise men offer to Jesus? ________________________________

 6.  Who appeared to Joseph in a dream? ____________________________________

 7.  Why did Joseph take Mary and Baby Jesus to Egypt? ________________________

8.  King Herod had all the children of Bethlehem killed.  True or False

9.  Why was Jesus called a Nazarene? ______________________________________

10. What were the good tidings of great joy that the angel told the shepherds? _______

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John baptizes Jesus

Read - Matthew 3:1-17  ~  Luke 3:2-22  ~  John 1:19-34

1.  What kind of food did John the Baptist eat? ________________________________

2.  Who wore a garment of camel’s hair?    1. John   2. Jesus   3. Soldiers

 3.  Who did John call a generation of vipers? _________________________________

4.  What came down on Jesus when John baptized him?  1.  Fire    2. Water    3. The
      Spirit of God like a dove

5.  What did the voice from heaven say concerning Jesus? _______________________

6.  John said that he was the voice of one crying in the ___________________________

7.  Who did John the Baptist say  “Behold the Lamb of God, which takes away the sin of the world.”  _______________________________________________________

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The Temptation of Jesus

Read - Matthew 4:1-11  ~  Luke 4:1-14

 1.  Jesus fasted ___________days and _______________ nights.

 2.  Jesus said man does not live by bread alone but by __________________________

3.  The devil quotes scriptures to Jesus.  True or False

 4.  What did the devil offer to Jesus if He would fall down and worship him? __________

 5.  Jesus defeated the devil’s temptations by:    1. Hiding from him   2. By yelling at him 
     3. By speaking God’s word it is written

6.  The devil left Jesus for a season.  True or False

You and I can also resist the devil’s temptations by speaking God’s word.

     Hebrews 4:12   For the word of God is quick, and powerful, and sharper than any two
     edged sword....

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The Sermon on the Mount

Read - Matthew Chapters 5-7

1.  Jesus said, “Ye are the salt of the _______________________________________”

2.  Jesus said, “Ye are the light of the _______________________________________”

3.  Jesus said let your communication (talk) be  Yea, yea; ________________________

4.  Jesus taught us to turn the other cheek.  True or False

5.  Fill in the blanks - Matthew 5:44   But I say unto you, Love your________________, bless them that curse you, do good to them__________________________, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;

6.  Fill in the blank - Matthew 6:7   But when ye pray, __________________________, ____________________________as the heathen do: for they think that they shall be heard for their much speaking.

7.  Where your heart is, there will be your heart also.   True or False

8.  Fill in the blanks - Matthew 6:33  But seek ye first__________________________
 ________________________, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be  
 added unto you.

9.  Jesus said judge not lest ye be:   1. Hated   2. Judged   3. Rejected

10. Seek and ye shall:  1. Find   2. Get lost   3. Help someone

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Jesus walks on water

Read - Matthew 14:23-33  ~  Mark 6:47-51

1.  Jesus walked on the water.   True or False

2.  What did the disciples think that Jesus was, when they first seen Him? ____________

3.  Fill in the blank  –  Matthew 14:28  And Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it be thou, bid me come unto thee on the water.
Vs.29   And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he __________________________________  water, to go to Jesus.

4.  Peter never walked on the water.  True or False

5.  Who did Jesus say “O thou of little faith” to?  1. James   2. Peter   3. All of them

6.  Why did Peter get afraid? _____________________________________________

7.  When Jesus got in the boat, what happened to the wind? ____________________

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Jesus feeds five thousand

Read - Matthew 14:15-21  ~  Luke 9:12-17  ~  John 6:5-14

1.  How many loaves did the lad have? ______________________________________

2.  How many fishes did he have? __________________________________________

3.  The disciples had the people set down in groups of:  1. Fifty   2. Twenty   3. Ten

4.  How many men were there?  1. 2000   2. 3000    3. 5000

5.  With all the men, were their wives and children also.  True or False

6.  How many baskets full were left over? ____________________________________

7.  What Jesus did, was a miracle.  True or False

8.  Why did Jesus leave and go up to a mountain alone? _______________________

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Jesus raises Lazarus

Read - John 11:1-45

1.  The name of Lazarus’s two sisters was: __________________________________

2.  Jesus said this sickness not unto death but for the __________________of God, that  
     the Son of God might be ____________________________________________

3.  Jesus compared death to sleep.  True or False

4.  How many days had Lazarus been in the grave when Jesus got there? _____________

5.  Fill in the blanks - John 11:25-26   Jesus said unto her, ______________________     ______________________ and the life: he that_______________________________,
 though he were dead, yet shall he live:
 Vs.26  And whosoever liveth and believeth in me_____________________________. 
Believest thou this?

 6.  What did Martha say about Lazarus; when Jesus said roll away the stone? __________

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Read - about the arrest and trial of Jesus ~ Matthew 26:33-58    

Read - about Jesus’ crucifixion ~ Matthew Chapter 27

Read - about Jesus’ Resurrection  Matthew Ch. 28  ~  Luke Ch. 24  ~  John Ch. 20-21

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