Ishmael’s Mom

Genesis 16:3-4 “Then Sarai, Abram’s wife, took Hagar her maid, the Egyptian, and gave her to her husband Abram to be his wife, after Abram had dwelt ten years in the land of Canaan.  So he went in to Hagar, and she conceived. And when she saw that she had conceived, her mistress became despised in her eyes.” IContinue reading “Ishmael’s Mom”

Boaz’s Mom!

Matthew 1:5- “Salmon begot Boaz by Rahab, Boaz begot Obed by Ruth, Obed begot Jesse” NKJV Rahab is an interesting woman to me. She is often referred to, in scripture, and therefore by us, as Rahab the harlot. Today, I would like to take a look at Rahab, the ex-harlot, the mother of Boaz. InContinue reading “Boaz’s Mom!”

Raising Godly Children Is Possible!

Proverbs 22:6 – “Train up a child in the way he should go, And when he is old he will not depart from it.” When I woke up this morning, it was with great joy in my heart! Our youngest daughter graduates from college today! And not only that, but tomorrow is Mother’s Day andContinue reading “Raising Godly Children Is Possible!”

Worth It All!

The day is ending and we’ve celebrated another Mother’s Day! It came with all of the expected traditions of the day: church, gifts, and dinner with family. Always a wonderful part of the day! But I can’t help sometimes wondering if it is also becoming a day of great commercialism. Restaurants are filled to capacityContinue reading “Worth It All!”