Category  |  Old Testament

What Ruth teaches us about the spirit of God’s law Part 7

Many people view God's law as a list of "dos and don'ts." But the story of Ruth reveals a bigger perspective on God's instructions. Join us as we discover the difference between being good and being changed!

Let’s gather around the table to study the life of Ruth Part 6

Sometimes loving God with all your heart looks a lot like you're "breaking the rules"! Join our special guest Carolyn Custis James as we continue our series on the life of Ruth and explore those times when it seems like the letter of the law is in conflict with the spirit of the law.

How God answered the prayer of a hurting mother Part 5

When we asked God honest questions, He sometimes answers us in unexpected ways. Listen in today as we explore "the gospel of Ruth"!

A candid reaction to trials and God’s loving response to the pain Part 4

Scripture doesn't sugarcoat suffering. The Bible is fearlessly honest when it shows us real-life responses to painful situations. Listen in today for an encouraging study as we continue following Ruth and her story.

Discover where God is when bad things happen Part 3

Where is God when life falls apart? It's an honest question we all ask in times of suffering. Join us as we study the Old Testament story of Ruth and Naomi to discover the answer to this question.

Strap on the sandals of Naomi as we journey through the book of Ruth Part 2

It's been said that the best way to understand someone is to walk a mile in their shoes. So today you are invited to strap on the sandals of Naomi. Discover how the book of Ruth is as much Naomi's story.

Join us for a game-changing discussion about Ruth Part 1

We can learn a lot from the prominent men in the Bible: guys like David, Paul, and Peter. But the women of Scripture can have just as much of an impact! Today our special guest Carolyn James starts a new study with us on the radical and surprising story of Ruth.

Job and Jesus

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This series of 10 conversations revisits the story of a man who, through no fault…

Discover how a self-centered prayer can turn into a step of faith! Part 8

Caught with no way out, many people have tried to bargain with God. “Lord, if you help me right now, I’ll turn my life around!” But does God ever answer those types of prayers? Let's discuss Jacob’s negotiation with God.

Let’s take a closer look at Jacob’s life-transforming vision Part 7

Exhausted from running from his lies and deceit, Jacob finally fell asleep. And the dream God gave him turned his entire life around! Have you had a moment that changed your life?

Find out how God uses flawed families Part 6

Does your family fight and bicker? Perhaps there are a few skeletons in your family’s closet. Don’t worry; you’re not alone! Let's reveal the decades-old feud that took place in Jacob’s family, and how God’s mercy showed up in the midst of domestic conflict.

Find out how to avoid making the mistake of missing a potential blessing Part 5

Have you ever misconstrued a conversation? It can happen when we hear only what we want to hear. Discover how Jacob’s family misinterpreted a God-given prediction, and almost missed the potential blessing! Learn how to avoid making the same mistake.

Discover how God can transform our identities Part 4A

Names can stick with us for years. Perhaps you’ve had labels, nicknames, or reputations haunt you since childhood. Let's study why Jacob’s name made him an unlikely participant in God’s sovereign plan. Our study of Jacob continues.

Discover how what looks like favoritism is actually a sovereign plan to bless the entire world Part 2

There is an entire nation of individuals identified in Scripture as “God’s chosen people.” But where did this divine favoritism come from? Let's go back to the origins of Israel, and God’s promises to His people.

Find out if Jacob is the answer to a centuries-old riddle Part 1

A good mystery always leaves the reader in suspense, right up until the final page. Let's introduce a new study on the life of Jacob, from the perspective of a “whodunit.” Immerse yourself in the story.