Twelve years after the people rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem, Nehemiah returned to Persia

Chapter 13 Twelve years after the people rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem, Nehemiah returned to Persia. Some time later, he asked the king to allow him to return to *Judah (Nehemiah 13:6). There, Nehemiah discovered that the people were doing Read More …

Naomi made plans for the future. If a man from Israel died without children, his brother or another relative used to marry the widow

Chapter 3 Introduction The harvest was now over. Naomi made plans for the future. If a man from Israel died without children, his brother or another relative used to marry the widow. That was the custom. Then the first son Read More …

Elimelech had been Naomi’s husband. Boaz was a relative of Elimelech

Chapter 2 v1 Elimelech had been Naomi’s husband. Boaz was a relative of Elimelech. Boaz was an important man. v2 Ruth was from Moab. She said to Naomi, ‘Let me go to the field where I can *glean *grain. Perhaps Read More …

Jephthah, a man from Gilead’s family, was a brave soldier

Chapter 11 v1 Jephthah, a man from Gilead’s family, was a brave soldier. Gilead was his father. v2 His mother was a woman who sold her body for sex. Gilead’s real wife had several sons. When they grew up, they Read More …

The Israelites’ journey from the country called Egypt to the country called Moab

Chapter 33 The Israelites’ journey from the country called Egypt to the country called Moab – Numbers 33:1-49 v1-2 Moses and Aaron led the *Israelites out of the country called Egypt. Moses recorded the places where they went. The *LORD Read More …

The king of the country called Moab requests Balaam’s help

Chapter 22 The king of the country called Moab requests Balaam’s help – Numbers 22:1-14 v1 The *Israelites travelled to the plains of the country called Moab. They camped there by the Jordan river, opposite the city called Jericho. v2 Read More …

Bezalel makes the equipment for God’s special tent

Chapter 37 Exodus 25:10 – 31:38 described how God gave his instructions to Moses. But they did the work in a different order. God began with the special box. This box *represented the special promise. God talked about the special Read More …