4th Grade Basic Bible Facts
Old/New Testamant Dispensations
Patriarchal (Genesis 12:1-2)
Law of Moses (Hebrews 8:9)
Law of Christ (1 Corinthians 9:21)
A prophet is one who spoke forth on behalf of God. Frequently this was foretelling future events.
Samuel, Isaiah, Ezra, Elijah, Jeremiah, Nehemiah, Elisha, Ezekiel, Daniel
*Make an effort to memorize the Scripture references!
Kings of Israel
God's people wanted a king so that they could "be like everyone else" (I Samuel 8:5), so Saul was anointed the first king of Israel. However, God carried out his promise of sending Jesus to the world through David and Solomon (Matthew 1:1-6).
1 - Saul 2 - David 3 - Solomon
After Solomon's reign, the kingdom was divided into the ten tribes of the North and two tribes of the South.
Jeroboam: first king of the North (Israel)
Rehoboam: first king of the South (Judah)