And the LORD Remembered Her
The prophet Samuel's mother, Hanna, suffers for a long time with childlessness. In faith, she pleads to God for a child and rejoices with praise.
Arise, Shine, for Your Light Has Come
After Jesus was born Magi came from the East to Bethlehem.
About My Father's Business
Luke's gospel gives us a rare view of the early life of Jesus and his family.
Mercy and Truth Meet Together
Boaz redeems Ruth and marries her and she gives birth to Obed, the grandfather of King David in the lineage of Jesus.
In the Shadow of His Wings
The movement of the story of Ruth from emptyness to fullness in Bethlehem, the house of bread, begins to be realized.
The Return to Bethlehem
Naomi returns to Bethlehem with her daughter-in-law, Ruth, in hope of finding food.
Our Fellowship in the Lord
These final greetings and remarks are important because they remind us that what Paul wrote about he also lived out amongst a group of real people.
Persistent Prayer and Seasoned Speech
This passage gives us two simple commands: persist in prayer; and walk in wisdom towards outsiders.
Serving Lord Christ
Paul encourages people in servitude to work hard from the heart, not to please men, but to please God because we all serve Lord Christ.
Living the New Life at Home
Paul puts the spotlight on the homes and families of the Colossians