Ruth was born into a non-Jewish family and pagan nationality (Moab) that did not know or worship the one true God. However, she found favor with God when she chose to go with Naomi, her Jewish mother-in-law, and God blessed and chose her to become the matriarchal ancestor of our Lord Jesus. Now, whoever will accept Jesus is able to be grafted into the family of God.
What Every Wife Can Learn from the Life of Ruth-- The premise for the entire Old Testament book of Ruth comes upon Ruth’s promise to her mother-in-law, spoken in verse 1:16. “Don’t ask me to leave you and turn back. Wherever you go, I will go; wherever you live, I will live. Your people will be my people, and your God will be my God. Wherever you die, I will die, and there I will be buried.” Read more by clicking through to The Road We're On.