Daily Archives: September 26, 2013

1 post

Even in dark times, God brings hope.

The book of Judges tells the story of a very dark time in the history of Israel. God was mocked, the legacy of Moses’ faith was abandoned, and the people of God appeared to have left the fear of God. Yet even in the darkness, God was at work. As He often does, He brought light and hope from the most unexpected place. Naomi accompanied her faithless husband, Elimelech, to Moab; he doubted that God could provide for him in the land of promise. So he turned his back on the provision of God for Israel.    Years later, Naomi returned to Bethlehem from Moab. Her husband and her two sons had died. All she had to bring back with […]