Ruth pt 3: The Journey Home

When we read the Bible’s stories it’s helpful to remember that these were real people who lived in a real place. Elimelech, Naomi, Ruth are people just like you and me. That’s part of why their stories stick with us. We can relate and identify with them. God speaks to us through them because God … [Read more…]

Ruth pt 2: Moab

The writer of Ruth is brilliant. Truly. This little story is pack with meaning and layers of insight. It manages to tell the macro story of Israel and micro story of Naomi. It’s about the salvation of a family and a nation. And it’s all done with style. This is part two of our study … [Read more…]