Sermons
Free Sermons and Sermon Outlines for Preaching :

In Sermons: "ruth" showing 1-15 of 166

Scripture

Rating

Date

Denominations

  • Show more

Language

Sermon Type

Audience

Try a PRO Subscription
Need Help With Your Preaching?
Preach your best sermon with PRO illustrations and media.
Try PRO Free Today
  • Under The Wings Of God There Is Hope Series

    Contributed by Greg Nance on Jul 6, 2001
    based on 39 ratings
     | 3,824 views

    When life seems dark and dreary, God is still near. His nearness always ends in hope. Hope is faith under fire.

    Under the Wings of God there is Hope Bible Background: This quiet tale of ordinary life stands in strong contrast to the war and strife of Judges, which relates to the same general period. No doubt many people lived just such a normal peaceful life during this time period. Although Israel’s ...read more

  • The Story Of Ruth - A Heroine In Search Of A Home Series

    Contributed by Joey Nelson on Aug 6, 2001
    based on 68 ratings
     | 2,729 views

    The major motif to watch for as you work your way through this story is a movement from emptiness, famine, and death to fullness, plenty, and life.

    INTRODUCTION Opening Statement: As you walk down the red carpet, a frenzied mob swarms around you, demanding your autograph. The reporters are snapping your picture, nearly blinding you. Every ten feet, a television crew stops you for an interview. Have you just become the hottest newest star? ...read more

  • The Most Beautiful Short Story In The World

    Contributed by Owen Bourgaize on Jan 2, 2001
    based on 249 ratings
     | 33,830 views

    Ruth’s love story tells of her "kinsman-redeemer" which points to Jesus as the Saviour of the world.

    THE MOST BEAUTIFUL SHORT STORY IN THE WORLD I think everybody likes to read a love story, especially if it’s true. The book of Ruth is such a story if it’s read at a superficial level and taken at its face value. It’s got all the ingredients: there’s a beautiful young girl who met a young man ...read more

  • Finding God At The End Of Ourselves Series

    Contributed by David Gauthier on Jun 22, 2001
    based on 215 ratings
     | 18,698 views

    Trusting in the providence of God even when life doesn’t make sense.

    Do you ever read Romance novels? I don’t – believe me! I’m not particularly interested in that kind of literature. I’m a “facts” man. I like non-fiction. I like theology. I like pastoral administrative type books too. I like the kind of books that put most people to sleep. But I found a ...read more

  • Under The Wings Of God Series

    Contributed by David Gauthier on Jun 22, 2001
    based on 138 ratings
     | 11,968 views

    Finding refuge close to God’s heart.

    As we left off last week, we saw how God had brought Naomi and Ruth through some very trying times. They had lost their husbands and were on a perilous journey back from Moab to Bethlehem. The lesson we looked at last week was that we have to come to the end of ourselves in order to find the ...read more

  • There Is A Redeemer Series

    Contributed by David Gauthier on Jun 22, 2001
    based on 119 ratings
     | 4,559 views

    Claiming Christ as our Redeemer/Savior.

    Today’s message comes out of Ruth 3. Let’s take a quick review of what has led us to this point… Chapter 1: Naomi and her husband and sons move from Bethlehem to Moab because of a famine in the land. Yet Naomi’s husband dies. Her sons marry, but 10 years later, they too die. Naomi sets out ...read more

  • The Best Is Yet To Come! Series

    Contributed by David Gauthier on Jun 22, 2001
    based on 113 ratings
     | 5,249 views

    What God can do with a heart full of hope!

    Last week, we looked at how Ruth stepped forward and in a bold move, visited Boaz at the threshing floor in the middle of the night to propose marriage. Scene 1: Taking Care of Business (vv. 1-12) Boaz went to the city gates where the official business was taken care of. In the presence ...read more

  • Starting Over When You Don't Feel Like It

    Contributed by Brian Atwood on Mar 29, 2001
    based on 421 ratings
     | 36,213 views

    Powerful biblical principles for starting over in life from the story of Ruth.

    Don’t you love a good comeback? Don’t you love it when the underdog wins? It does our hearts good to see someone get back up after they’ve been knocked down by the tragedies of life. That’s the story of the book of Ruth. The story begins with Ruth as a young woman. Her life seems to hold a ...read more

  • The Book Of Ruth - Lesson 1

    Contributed by James Turner on Feb 22, 2001
    based on 138 ratings
     | 5,992 views

    A book study of the Book of Ruth, this lesson deals with chapter 1, verses 16-17.

    The Book of Ruth Lesson 1 - Ruth 1:16-17a And Ruth said, Intreat me not to leave thee, or to return from following after thee: for whither thou goest, I will go; and where thou lodgest, I will lodge: they people shall be my people, and thy God my God. I. Background. A. The book of Ruth ...read more

  • Ruth - A Woman Of Character Series

    Contributed by Chris Appleby on Jan 24, 2001
    based on 185 ratings
     | 26,222 views

    Ruth, a pagan widow through her faith becomes the key to Israel’s future and to God’s plan of salvation for the world

    Today we continue our series on Heroes of Faith, characters from the Judges, though no longer from the book of Judges. But the setting of our story in that era is made clear in the opening verse of ch 1 of Ruth: "In the days when the judges ruled, there was a famine in the land." Our author ...read more

  • Unconditional Love

    Contributed by Dean Rhine on May 13, 2008
     | 1,861 views

    Seeing love in the story of Ruth

    One of the things we realize is that often we don’t love like we should. We’re not good lovers! Now, you might think you’re a pretty good lover -- at least your spouse thinks so. You show affection well. You give nice gifts to family members. You provide well for your family. You have ...read more

  • In Our Redemption Series

    Contributed by Josh Reich on Apr 18, 2007
     | 1,040 views

    This is the last part of our series in the book of Ruth. We did it on easter sunday. We looked at God’s role in our redemption.

    Well it is great to have you all here with us today. Jesus is kind of an interesting guy. Some of you may know the story of Jesus, some of you may not be as familiar with it. So let me recap to get us all on the same page. We know that Jesus lived some 2000 years ago. He was born in a ...read more

  • A Perfect Picture Of Grace

    Contributed by James May on Aug 13, 2007
    based on 3 ratings
     | 1,944 views

    This sermon is about the types of Christ and the church as seen in the relationship between Ruth and Naomi. We all walk according to a perfect place in God’s perfect grace.

    A Perfect Picture of Grace Sunday, August 12, 2007 – AM By Pastor Jim May Ruth Chapter 2:1-3 The Old Testament is filled with types and shadows of the coming Christ. There are many stories that give us insight into the relationship that Jesus has with his Bride, the church. But there ...read more

  • Faith In God Works Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jul 11, 2007
    based on 2 ratings
     | 1,162 views

    Concluding my series on the book of Ruth, focusing on how Ruth’s faith in God saw her through her tragedy and into God’s blessing.

    Ruth 4 – Faith in God works By James Galbraith First Baptist Church, Port Alberni July 8, 2007 Introduction/Review We have been following the lives of two widows, Naomi and Ruth. Naomi is Ruth’s mother-in-law, and she is past the age of remarriage and child bearing. Without assistance ...read more

  • A Decent Proposal Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jul 7, 2007
    based on 2 ratings
     | 1,684 views

    The marriage proposal between Ruth and Boaz, shown as an example of stepping out in faith. Part of my ongoing series in Ruth.

    Ruth 3 – “ A Decent Proposal” By James Galbraith First Baptist Church, Port Alberni July 1, 2007 Text Ru 3:1 One day Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, “My daughter, should I not try to find a home for you, where you will be well provided for? 2 Is not Boaz, with whose servant girls ...read more