Today we head to the 2nd of only 2 books in the Bible named after women. If you haven’t read the book of Ruth for some time, I highly recommend you taking the time to do so. As Heather, who is sharing with us today, says it’s not a big book and easy to read.
As I have listened to Heather sharing one of the things that came to me, and Heather says this as well, is the trust in God that Ruth and Naomi have. This is mirrored in our reading from Proverbs today. Proverbs is a book that contained numerous sayings and instructions that is thought to have been written by King Solomon. It is one of the wisdom books of the Hebrew scriptures and its primary purpose is to teach wisdom, not only to the yo