God placed people and their stories in the Bible for a reason. These characters and their circumstances are relatable to our own current situations. Through their stories, we see ourselves: failures and victories. These stories are for our encouragement, our growth, our faith, and our relationships.
The stories in the Bible are there to help us know God’s love and strengthen our faith. These people experienced joy and pain, courage and discouragement. They were real people.
Their story is our story.