Tag archive: Ruth

Great Things From Small Beginnings

When Kirk was a teenager, his mother also abandoned the family, making him the primary carer for his six younger siblings. Ruth 4:1-22 Reference: v.17 The women living there said, “Naomi has a son!” And they named him Obed. He was the father of Jesse, the father of David.  (TNIV Bible) Explore: Kirk is a…

What About Me

I was in full swing of a, ‘What about me, It isn’t fair’ moment, when I drove past a car accident. Ruth 3:1-18 Reference: v.11 And now, my daughter, don’t be afraid. I will do for you all you ask. All the people of my town know that you are a woman of noble character….

Workplace Relationships

While the people I worked with there were really nice, the managers, and the head boss, were not. Ruth 2:1-23 Reference: v.4 Just then Boaz arrived from Bethlehem and greeted the harvesters, “The Lord be with you!” “The Lord bless you!” they answered. (TNIV Bible) Explore: I used to work for a telemarketing company –…

Something Worth Seeing

Seriously, who wouldn’t want their name to mean that? Ruth 1:1-22 Reference: v.14 At this they wept aloud again. Then Orpah kissed her mother-in-law good-bye, but Ruth clung to her. (TNIV Bible) Explore: My sister’s name is Ruth, so reading through the Biblical book of Ruth always has that extra significance for me.  As I…