Why I Love Jim Elliot

“Father, make of me a ‘crisis man’. Bring those I contact to decision. Let me not be a milepost on a single road. Make of me a fork, so that men must turn one way or another on facing Christ in me.” “What is written in these pages I suppose will someday be read by … Continue reading Why I Love Jim Elliot

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I Don’t Pastor Because I’ve “Arrived” – I Haven’t

Now, the Israelites would have read Ruth 3 and seen that Boaz is like God, a redeemer. We read this today, and see that Boaz is like Jesus, a redeemer. That means that we’re like Ruth, the ones needing redemption. Therefore, all people, no matter how dirty or ugly you think you are because of … Continue reading I Don’t Pastor Because I’ve “Arrived” – I Haven’t

The Hungry, Homeless, Helpless Ruth Catches the Eye of Boaz

Notice Ruth 2:3, “So she departed and went and gleaned in the field after the reapers; and it just so happened (“her chance chanced upon her”) that she came to the portion of the field belonging to Boaz, who was of the family of Elimelech.” Did you catch it? “It just so happened”, that Ruth … Continue reading The Hungry, Homeless, Helpless Ruth Catches the Eye of Boaz