Book of Ruth


When Loss Gives Way to Hope

| October 13, 2019

So much of life is about loss. Over the last few years, I’ve watched as a friend of mine 12 years my junior has lost his father, both sisters, and his only brother as they...


Naomi’s Redeemers

Speaker: | August 12, 2018

The conclusion of the book of Ruth brings the redemption and restoration of Ruth and Naomi through no less than 4 different redeemers. Or is it one redeemer working through 3 human redeemers? You be...


Carpe diem and God

Speaker: | August 05, 2018

In the movie, “Dead Poet’s Society,” the teacher played by Robin Williams defines the Latin term, “Carpe diem.” Have you forgotten what that phrase means? OK, listen and watch, as the teacher instructs his students....


Naomi and Ruth: a Study in Contrasts

Speaker: | July 22, 2018

In the beginning to the story about Ruth, we are presented with two central and very distinct characters: Ruth and Naomi. Naomi’s character is forged by brokenness, barrenness, emptiness. Ruth’s character is all about commitment,...