What do Hagar and Ruth have in common?

I didn’t start out to study the life of the Patriarchs, starting with Abram and Ruth. What I wanted to focus on were the women who were (unusually) listed in Jesus’ genealogy in Matthew 1. If you’re in a hurry today, you can skip to the last few paragraphs to see where we are going… Read More

Bible Doodle: 2 Samuel 7:12

Ebenezer We live in a time where information is broadcasted everywhere, competing to get your attention. We set alarms and reminders about important things we don’t want to miss. This was true in ancient times as well, but they didn’t have smart phones, calendars, books and alarms. They piled stones and built alters. The people… Read More