Jesus once asked his disciples, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am” (Matt 16:13)? Who was Jesus anyway? Most people of His day viewed Him as some sort of prophet (John
Most of us live hurried lives. We are hard pressed at work, at home, and at church to accomplish more than a twenty-four hour day seems to allow. The demands are overwhelming. In fact, full
I went to church service recently in which a powerful and emotional solo called “I Feel Like Moving On” was sung. The more I listened, however, the more disturbed I became by the emphasis on
“The lovable; my delight, the wife of Elimelech, and mother of” “Mahlon and Chilion, and mother-in-law of Ruth (1:2, 20, 21;” 2:1). Elimelech and his wife left the district of “Bethlehem-Judah, and found a new home in the uplands of Moab. In” “course of time he died, as also his two sons Mahlon and Chilion,” “who had married women of Moab, and three widows were left” mourning the loss of their husbands. Naomi longs to return now “to her own land, to Bethlehem. One of her widowed” “daughters-in-law, Ruth, accompanies her, and is at length” married to Boaz (q.v.).
Definition of Naomi: “beautiful; agreeable”
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