Tag Archives: Bitterness

The Story: Bitterness

When studying the book of Ruth, the title character often receives much of the attention. But there are some powerful lessons we can learn from Naomi’s story, too. Her story begins in Bethlehem, which literally means “house of bread”. A … Continue reading

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The Sermon on the Mount 9

Blessed are the merciful for they shall receive mercy. — Matthew 5.7 The gift of mercy is linked to the act of mercy. Jesus demonstrates this in the Lord’s Prayer when He prays, “Forgive us our trespasses as we forgive … Continue reading

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