Faith Southern Baptist Church
Wednesday Bible Study
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  • Dickson
    7575 OK-199, Ardmore, OK 73401, USA
    Wednesday 6:30 PM
Facts check:

Boaz – rich, honorable, well known kinsmen, chieftain in tribe, smitten by Ruth

Redeemer friend

Ruth - widowed, childless, foreigner, living off mother-in-law, receiving alms, virtuous, respected, hard worker, smitten by Boaz

Us
Outdoor court

Boaz is comfortable at the gate

Place of authority

Invitation to come and sit

Jesus said, “enter through the narrow gate”

10 men of city as witnesses

Naomi sold a piece of property

Duty of kinsmen [goel] to buy it back

50 year jubilee all land reverted back

“…go in and possess the land…” Joshua 1:11

1948

1967

Boaz exposes the man’s greed

Surprise! Surprise!

You must care for another

You must honor someone else

Elemilech

Insure his lineage
Greater concern for self

I can’t do it!

Possession without relationship

Position without responsibility

Accounts without accountability

Are we will to pay the price for following Jesus?

Possess through relationship