Daily Archives: September 1, 2010

Baptism and Faith

Note: I owe many of these thoughts to Neil Jeffers who reviewed the book in the first volume of Ecclesia Reformanda. The volume entitled Believer’s Baptism: Sign of the New Covenant in Christ published in 2006 is in the words … Continue reading

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Ruth: Famine and Feast

Ruth’s first verse is not a picture of what is to come, but only a sober reminder of what covenant breaking brings to a nation. The story of Ruth is the reversal of Judges; a small Edenic picture with hope … Continue reading

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Ruth, the Valiant Warrior

My fellow brother and pastor Toby Sumpter makes this excellent connection between Ruth and the Proverbs 31 woman: Boaz praises Ruth and blesses her. He says that Ruth is known among all the city’s inhabitants as being a virtuous woman. … Continue reading

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