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.
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.
Sometimes decisions we make appear insignificant in the moment, but turn out to have great significance in the long run. Let's share an insightful discussion on the book of Ruth.
When you think of the story of Ruth in the Bible, the subject of prayer doesn’t typically come to mind. The blessings, or prayers in the story, offer insight into how God works in our lives.
So often we think our lives are too ordinary to be used by God. If you’re a follower of God, your life has purpose! Find encouragement for today.
Each of us has a theology we live by. We have an opinion about who God is, or isn’t, what He does, or doesn’t, do.
According to the “Discover the Word” team, there’s a reason the book of Ruth was included in the Scriptures, and it’s not just to add a little romance to the Old Testament!
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
God Is At Work - The Story of Ruth Part IV - The Providence of God, Part 15 of 23
TEXT: "Also the neighbor women gave him a name, saying, 'There is a son born to Naomi.' And they called his name Obed. He is the father of Jesse, the father of David" (Ruth 4:17).
It’s not easy raising kids! Especially when you don’t have a strong support system behind you. Let's study the book of Ruth and find guidance for the church today.
Baby showers are a celebration of life. An opportunity for family to gather around a new mother in anticipation of their little bundle of joy.
The Bible is filled with timeless truths, and examples of men and women living out their faith in daily life.