Tag Archives: Redeeming Ruth

Ruth the Moabite and the People of God

In our journey through Ruth (which ended last Sunday) I received an interesting biblical question that I have told several people I would address through a blog.  Here it is.  The question has been posed to me in many different … Continue reading

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Redeeming Ruth in Retrospect

I’ve always loved the book of Ruth.  I spent an entire semester on working to translate it in a Hebrew course I took in college (I won’t reveal my grade from that class).  Nevertheless, the book has always intrigued me.  … Continue reading

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God’s Plan for Pagan Prostitutes

I’m working on my sermon notes this morning on Ruth chapter 4 for the final installment of Redeeming Ruth this Sunday at LPC.  This final passage has put me reflection mode about the mega-themes of Ruth.  Redemption is undoubtedly at … Continue reading

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The Challenge of Ruth and Boaz

As I’ve been working through Ruth chapter 3 this week in preparation to preach it this morning, I have found myself very challenged by the examples of Ruth and Boaz in this text.  To top it off, I started reading … Continue reading

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The Proposal

We’re in the middle of Redeeming Ruth at LifePoint Church.  The drama of this powerful short story heats up this weekend with The Proposal in Ruth chapter 3.  On Mothers Day we began our four week journey through Ruth, as … Continue reading

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Are You Covered?

Does your shelter cover you? I live in the Pacific Northwest, which means I’m a little different when it comes to my expectations of weather conditions.  I heard somewhere that through last Saturday we were experiencing the longest dry spell … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day: Redeeming Ruth

This Sunday, Mother’s Day, we begin Redeeming Ruth at LifePoint Church.  Our gathering times roll back a half hour as well, so from here on out our service times will be 9am and 11am.  The first week of a book … Continue reading

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