Do we struggle to find rest in the promises of God? Naomi, Ruth and Boaz all put their trust in God's promises, and wait to see how God will show his faithfulness to them. Not easy to wait, though. The Book of Ruth chapter 3. Christian encouragement for moms. Online Bible study in the Book of Ruth
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The Book of Ruth 3 : A Redeemer working on our behalf
Do we struggle to find rest in the promises of God? It can be difficult to trust God while we're waiting. Naomi, Ruth and Boaz all put their trust in God's promises, and wait to see how God will show his faithfulness to them. Not easy to wait, though. The
Ruth was born into a non-Jewish family and pagan nationality (Moab) that did not know or worship the one true God. However, she found favor with God when she chose to go with Naomi, her Jewish mother-in-law, and God blessed and chose her to become the matriarchal ancestor of our Lord Jesus. Now, whoever will accept Jesus is able to be grafted into the family of God.
The Book of Ruth: Naomi and the breaking in of grace
Ruth Pledges Loyalty to Naomi. So, let me get this straight....the one from the nations stands with the daughter of Israel, which puts her in the perfect place and time to marry her kinsman redeemer? Cool.
Ruth and Naomi - If ever there was a true story of love and loyalty--of staying together through terrible hardship--this is it. I hope they are waiting for me when I get to Heaven. I hope I honor their story and their lives well.