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25th March 2009 Storykeepers

A human corpse in burial clothes.
A human corpse in burial clothes.

So many deaths in the family…

We looked at another story from the Bible and it was a real tough time for Ruth and Naomi.

But as the saying goes:
Every cloud has a silver lining.

Heads of wheat.It took many years of struggle, but then God sorted the situation out and turned it into a blessing for all those who held onto him.

Just as a side note, you will find Ruth mentioned at the beginning of Matthew’s Gospel (Matt 1:5) in the genealogy of Jesus:

Boaz the father of Obed, whose mother was Ruth…”

Peter Reason

December 2009

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