God uses Boaz to provide rest and redemption to Ruth, a vulnerable woman from a despised nation. God wants to use His people as instruments of righteousness and redemption in a crooked generation, just as Boaz and Ruth were during the period of the judges.
GOING DEEP, REACHING WIDE, AND LIVING FOR THE AGE TO COME
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In order to be the body we want to be, there must be leaders who help steward it.
To restore the scriptural priority of remembering ‘the least of these’ in our giving; Collecting ‘tithes into the storehouse’ to be used for ministry outreaches of Bethany Church to the poor, orphan, persecuted, and refugee and call others to do the same.
CURRENT SERMON SERIES – Opening Your Gift
Sundays @ 10am
Often times we find ourselves in seasons of confusion and difficulty much like Ruth and Boaz. In this morning's short meditation from Ruth 2 we look at Ruth and Boaz to see how they exemplified some the important things we should do during those seasons of life.
The book of Ruth contains one of the most incredible stories of God's masterful redemptive work in the midst of the lowest points of human despair. Not only does God's redemption reach into the individual suffering of Ruth and Naomi in this book, but God also providentially works through this hopeless situation to bring about a great king for Israel and relieve the suffering of the nation. But not even the author of Ruth understood that through Ruth's line God was going to bring about redemption for all of mankind. In this first chapter of Ruth, we will see how God brings hope in our darkest hour, at times through unexpected means