Theo (14 Videos)

  • Saving Faith

    Meet Theo, a kind English gentleman who knows a lot about the truths of God's word. Theo is a theologian, and in this episode he teaches us what it means to have faith. There are many things people can believe in, but not all things are faith-worthy. To illustrate a life dedicated to believing in...

  • New Birth

    Luther and Belfry overhear Theo mention the phrase 'born again.' Curious, they listen to Theo talking about what it means to be born again spiritually. The Bible says that we are all born dead in our sins, but through our faith in Jesus Christ we are made spiritually alive...born again. Theo uses...

  • Redemption

    Redemption is an ancient word from the marketplace that means 'to purchase something.' In this episode Theo explains how our Heavenly Father purchased lost sinners through the death of His Son Jesus Christ. Once again, Luther and Belfry run into trouble with old Scratch, but Theo 'redeems' his tw...

  • Salvation

    Scratch the cat is at it again, chasing Luther and Belfry.  The mice escape onto a log in the river and think they’ve escaped danger until, plunging into the water, they are pursued by an even greater danger––a monstrous fish!  A nail-biting chase ensues, where it’s certain the mice are goners.  ...

  • What Is the Church?

    In this lesson, Luther and Belfry make an exclusive club, only to upset those around them (with painful results!). Theo teaches us that the church, unlike a club, is inclusive to believers from all nations, races, and ethnicities. Theo tells how the believers in early church shared their possessi...

  • Light Unto My Path

    After Luther and Belfry get lost in the dark without a flashlight, Theo tells them how the Bible is like a light in the darkness. The world is spiritually dark and without a light, we’d trip over spiritual obstacles and wouldn’t know which way to walk! Theo tells the story of how King Josiah brou...

  • Adoption

    When Theo welcomes a dog named Bumper into his home, a suspicious Luther and Belfry want him out! That is, until Bumper saves them from a life-threatening encounter with Scratch the cat! Using the beautiful and touching story seen in the Shoebox Bible Theatre, Theo illustrates the biblical teachi...

  • Abiding in Christ

    In this lesson, Belfry imitates Luther’s every action, no matter how silly. Theo uses this opportunity to teach us what it means to abide in Christ. Abiding in Christ is a lot like imitating him. Theo teaches us that we learn how to abide in Christ by reading the Bible, and tells how the apostle ...

  • Forgiveness

    Forgiveness is not an easy thing to do, especially for Luther and Belfry. Theo tries to help his little furry friends understand what it means to forgive and why it’s so important. Theo shares the parable of the “Unforgiving Servant”, and how that story is such a great example of why forgiveness ...

  • Loving Obedience

    Luther and Belfry are two field mice that have befriended Theo, and really want to please him. They usually get mixed up in all sorts of mischief where ever they go. In this episode, Theo tries to instruct the young lads in obedience, and uses the story of Jonah to illustrate the consequences of ...

  • Love Thy Neighbor

    Luther and Belfry are happily enjoying their lunch when they are surprised by a food thief––a mangy river rat named R.W. Wigglesworth, Esq.  The mice don’t like river rats, because they carry...fleas!  Theo tells them that they should love their neighbor, even though we may not get along with the...

  • Fruit of the Spirit

    Luther demonstrates an “act of the flesh” as he bashes his thumb in the episode opener.  More bad behavior follows as he covets Belfry’s cheese, giving Theo an opportunity to teach a lesson on the Fruit of the Spirit.  He begins by illustrating some “humorous” acts of the flesh that humans often ...

  • A Day in Prayer

    In this episode we catch an insightful glimpse into Theo’s daily prayer life, which is basically an illustration of the Lord’s Prayer model to His disciples.  It is important that we learn how to pray, but it is also important to learn how not to pray.  We are taught both examples through the Sho...

  • Armor of God

    In this episode, Theo gives us a lesson in what each of the pieces represents as well as how we can use them in our Christian life to fight against the enemy of our souls. In addition, we see that Luther and Belfry find themselves faced with a different kind of enemy, a sly and devious cat named ...