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  • The Truth About Ruth

    Contributed by Wann Fanwar on Jul 20, 2006
    based on 5 ratings

    This sermon is a study into the concept of relative-redeemer as portrayed in the story of Ruth

    The Truth About Ruth One of the most evocative stories in the Bible is the story of Ruth. While scholars may debate the literary genre and authorship of the book, the story touches everyone who reads it. This is the story of a young woman caught up in a set of rather trying circumstances, whose more

  • The Story Of Ruth

    Contributed by Dave Rajoon on Oct 26, 2006
    based on 10 ratings

    The story of Ruth is one of the most beloved in the Bible; it is a story of love; of the favor of God; of relationships and redemption

    Introduction: The story of Ruth is set during a harsh and bitter time in the history of the nation of Israel. It was a time ruled by interim governors or judges as the Scriptures call them. There was no King and there was no Prophet so the voice of God was heard only sporadically in the land. more

  • Five Practical Ways To Show Love To Others Series

    Contributed by Tom Shepard on Nov 4, 2006
    based on 232 ratings

    This sermon shows the practical way that Ruth expressed her love to Naomi. 1. She stuck with her. 2. She adjusted to her. 3. She reached beyond her confort zone. 4. She offered encouraging words. 5. She put Naomi’s needs above her own.

    Five Practical Ways To Show Your Love To Others A couple that had been married for 50 years sat reflecting one day. The wife said, “Things have really changed over the years. You used to sit real close to me. But you haven’t done that for a while.” “Well I can fix that.” said the man as he more

  • A Decent Proposal Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jul 7, 2007
    based on 2 ratings

    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 more

  • Faith In God Works Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jul 11, 2007
    based on 2 ratings

    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 more

  • Love That Is Better Than Seven Sons Series

    Contributed by Victor Yap on Dec 20, 2007
    based on 1 rating

    Judges, Pt. 4

    LOVE THAT IS BETTER THAN SEVEN SONS (RUTH 1:1-18) Sunday school teacher Tom and his family had been facing trials and tests that cause him to feel unworthy to be an adult Sunday school class teacher. Week after week he felt he was a total failure and kept wondering if each week was his last Sunday more

  • It Is Well With My Soul Series

    Contributed by Victor Yap on Dec 20, 2007
    based on 8 ratings

    Judges, Pt. 5

    IT IS WELL WITH MY SOUL (RUTH 1:14-18) The hymn “It is Well with My Soul” was written by Horatio Spafford after a series of disasters struck his family. Spafford, a successful businessman and a close friend of the evangelist D.L. Moody, lost his only son at about the same time the Chicago fire in more

  • God's Way Is The Best Way Series

    Contributed by Victor Yap on Dec 20, 2007
    based on 1 rating

    Judges, Pt. 6 (Final)

    GOD’S WAY IS THE BEST WAY (RUTH 2:1-13, 3:6-15) My wife and I did not marry young. We were in our 30s when we met each other. She was from Orange County and I was from Los Angels County, and the chances of us meeting, knowing and befriending each other were pretty remote. After graduating from more

  • A Perfect Picture Of Grace

    Contributed by James May on Aug 13, 2007
    based on 3 ratings

    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 more

  • Three Women, Three Choices Series

    Contributed by James Galbraith on Jun 18, 2007
    based on 6 ratings

    Second in my series on Ruth, looking at the three choices made by the women at the heart of the story.

    Ruth 1: 8-18 – “Three Women, Three Choices” By James Galbraith First Baptist Church, Port Alberni June 10, 2007 Text Ru 1:8 Then Naomi said to her two daughters-in-law, “Go back, each of you, to your mother’s home. May the LORD show kindness to you, as you have shown to your dead and to more

  • In Our Redemption Series

    Contributed by Josh Reich on Apr 18, 2007

    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 more

  • The First Seven Words Of The Risen Savior

    Contributed by Joseph Wallis on Jan 28, 2002
    based on 1,515 ratings

    An Easter Sermon

    THE FIRST SEVEN WORDS OF THE RISEN SAVIOR TEXT - JOHN 20: 1 - 16 INTRO. - There are many sermons and books on the Seven words of the Cross. These words explain the purpose of the cross and the character of Christ. The first seven words of the Risen Savior after the Resurrection explain more

  • Coming Back To God Series

    Contributed by Chad Ballard on Feb 6, 2002
    based on 77 ratings

    1st in a series.

    Ruth-Coming Home to God Ruth 1:1-22 By Chad H. Ballard Do you ever read romance novels? Not me. I hate that old mushy, gushy stuff. I don’t even watch movies that are love story kind of stuff. I remember a several years ago there was a Clint Eastwood movie that came out called more

  • Oh How He Loves You And Me Series

    Contributed by Chad Ballard on Feb 6, 2002
    based on 92 ratings

    2nd in series.

    O How He Loves You and Me! Ruth 2:1-23 Chad H. Ballard Introduction Today we are going to continue our study of the book of Ruth, GOD’S LOVE STORY TO US. It is a parallel to the love affair that exists between Jesus Christ and those who have given their hearts to Him. Let’s recap more

  • There Is A Redeemer Series

    Contributed by Chad Ballard on Feb 6, 2002
    based on 145 ratings

    3rd in a series

    There Is A Redeemer Ruth 3:1-18 Chad H. Ballard Introduction Today we are going to continue our look at the book of Ruth, GOD’S LOVE STORY FOR US. As we have discussed for the past two weeks, this book of Ruth is an exact parallel to the love affair that should exist between Jesus more