At the heart of the relationships in Ruth are the continuous decisions to hesed which “can be boiled down to this: Someone cares and has freely made it their business to look out for you (pg 117).” Hesed means that someone always has your back and you do not have to walk through this life alone. Hesed is what we can be to our friends and family members. Hesed should reflect the lifestyle of the church.
There are a few things that the Bible calls all Christians to do. One of them is what we often refer to as The Great Commission, spoken by Jesus to his disciples before his return to Heaven: “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father andContinue reading “Worldview: The Heart of a Missionary”
There I was, driving my little lady to school one morning while listening to a very well-known Christian pastor on the radio say, “The number one problem with the breakdown in American families today is working mothers.” I wondered if I heard him correctly. Unfortunately, I did because he repeated himself and then beganContinue reading “HOT TOPIC: He Said What?!”