Podcast Episodes, Articles, Messages: Ruth

Chapter 1

  • Bitterness
    Topics: Suffering & Trials, Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 1-2

    Do you ever wish you had a rich relative who could make all your financial problems go away? Nancy reminds us that we have someone infinitely better. Read More

  • Just Wait
    Topics: Prayer, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 1-3

    Our culture shouts to us that only status and position really count, but the Bible tells us something different! Read More

  • Commitment Over Comfort
    Topics: Suffering & Trials, Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 1

    Imagine that your husband took you to a foreign country, and while you were there, he and your family died. Read More

  • A Redeemer
    Topics: Salvation & My New Identity, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 1:1-4:22

    There’s nothing better than hearing a good story told by a good storyteller. Today, Nancy welcomes actor Max McLean. Read More

  • A Plan for Redemption
    Topics: Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 1:1-4:22

    Have you ever lost power during a storm? When that happens, even the smallest flashlight can make all the difference. Read More

  • Restoration
    Topics: Salvation & My New Identity, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 1

    Imagine losing everything! That’s what one biblical character experienced when she lost her husband, sons, home, and country. Read More

  • Returning Home
    Topics: Sin & Repentance, Suffering & Trials, Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 1:1-4:22

    We are grateful for independence, but when we try to gain independence from God, free to do things our own way, it causes a lot of trouble. Read More

  • A Shortcut
    Topics: Suffering & Trials, Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 1:1-4:22

    It’s hard enough to suffer consequences for our own wrongdoing, but when we face hardship through no fault of our own, we can easily become discouraged. Read More

  • Asking the Wrong Questions
    Topics: Suffering & Trials, Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 1:1-4:22

    We tend to hope we will somehow stumble upon the right answers to our spiritual concerns. Read More

Chapter 2

  • Gratitude for God's Grace
    Topics: Gratitude, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 2

    Everything we have is a gift from God. As long as we keep this perspective, our hearts are humble, and we are sensitive to the Lord. Read More

  • Finding Refuge
    Topics: Womanhood   Scripture: Ruth 2

    Is there such a thing as coincidence for a child of God? Consider the Lord’s provision for Ruth. Read More

  • A Life That Speaks Volumes
    Topics: Salvation & My New Identity, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 2-3

    What would your life be like without Christ’s mercy? Today, Nancy reminds us how much we truly need a redeemer. Read More

Chapter 3

  • A Request
    Topics: Marriage, Salvation & My New Identity, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 3

    Can a wife have a submissive spirit even if her husband won’t provide leadership? Read More

Chapter 4

  • A Blessed Ceremony
    Topics: Marriage, Women of the Bible   Scripture: Ruth 4

    You’ve heard the debates about Social Security. Will it be around in the future? Thankfully, you never have to worry about Jesus Christ. Read More

  • Under New Ownership
    Topics: Salvation & My New Identity, Surrender   Scripture: Ruth 4

    If a store or restaurant is run down, there’s hope when a sign appears saying, "Under New Ownership." The same is true in your life. Read More