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Remarkable and Resilient: Ruth (Part 1)
Series: Remarkable and Resilient: Ruth
The impact of one ordinary life is anything but ordinary
When we commit to follow Christ relentlessly our propensity
For greatness is exponentially increased
When we determine not to follow our emotions, cultural opinions
And human preferences but to follow the principles found in the
Everything about our life changes … everything!
When we choose faithfulness over fear …
Godliness over culture …
Kindness in spite of disappointment …
It’s almost as if heaven opens its windows, doors and gates
And the blessing pours abundantly into our lives
Resist the urge to say that you are too old, too ordinary, too young
Too insignificant, too sinful, too poor, too anything to be used
Are you ready to travel back in time with me?
To study the life of an ordinary, widow and her mother-in-law
Tonight – begin a Bible Study about the raw life of a woman
A woman whose life didn’t turn out the way that she wanted it to
A woman who dealt with poverty, loneliness, death, transition
And circumstances gone awry
Does that sound anything at all like your life?
This woman had her life put on hold due to events out of her control
Does that sound like your life?
There was no fairy godmother who showed up in this woman’s life
To make everything sparkle with possibility
There was only her mother-in-law who quietly but consistently gave her
Do you have someone who is speaking into your life?
Do you have someone on whose wisdom you can count?
I have discovered that the voice of wisdom is pre-requisite to greatness!
Listening to someone ...
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