Sheep Futures

November 22, 2020
God's sheep have a bright future: compassionate leadership
Ruth is defined by the three strikes society called against her: gender, marital status, and ethnicity. If we have not experienced strikes being called on us, we might be self-appointed…

Doing the right thing

February 16, 2020
Our Ruth series, God provides, we decide, continues by considering the Boaz character. By mentioning Boaz’ mother, Rahab (an outsider!), the writer begs us to connect the dots between his…

God can handle it

February 9, 2020
Naomi blamed Yahweh for her suffering and pain. Though theologically incorrect, it was appropriate. God desires our emotional honesty. When life seems hopeless, God can not only handle our outbursts,…