Naomi sought rest for Ruth from her poverty and need and pointed her to Boaz. In a similar way Christ is our rest from the ravages of sin.
Be wary of false teachers who would pervert the gospel either by adding works or by removing repentance.
Jesus is our kinsman-redeemer, releasing us from our bondage to sin and making us rich in the heavenly realms with an undefiled and eternal inheritance.
Epaphroditus was sent as a messenger to minister to Paul's needs on behalf of the Philippians. He approached that work diligently.
The Lord had not left off His kindness to Naomi and demonstrated that in His provision for Ruth--Boaz being as well such a beautiful example of grace.
Timothy was a servant who cared about the souls of others and the cause of Christ.
Christians are good soldiers when they are strengthened by God's grace, separated unto the Lord's service, and striving for the Lord.
We should cease complaining because it befits our character as sons of God, because it enhances our witness in a crooked world, and because it encourages the pastor.
The Lord will purify, pardon, and promote Israel to a place of prominence.
We need to work out our salvation as God works within us.