Support and Protect Marriage

Sunday, August 18 Support and Protect Marriage Ruth 3:1-6, 8-12, 16-18 NRSV She replied, “Wait, my daughter, until you learn how the matter turns out, for the man will not rest, but will settle the matter today.” (Ruth 3:18) There is a quality of wisdom that comes...

Ruth and Boaz Marry; Obed born

Saturday, August 17 Ruth and Boaz Marry; Obed born Ruth 4:13-17 NRSV So Boaz took Ruth and she became his wife. When they came together, the Lord made her conceive, and she bore a son. (Ruth 4:13) God orchestrates our heritage long before a conception. God already...

Boaz buys Naomi’s Property

Friday, August 16 Boaz buys Naomi’s Property Ruth 4:9-13 NRSV Then Boaz said to the elders and all the people, “Today you are witnesses that I have acquired from the hand of Naomi all that belonged to Elimelech and all that belonged to Chilion and Mahlon. (Ruth 4:9)...

Husbands and Wives, Joint Heirs

Thursday, August 15 In keeping with our 2019-2020 Connectional Theme, “Economic Justice,” we will focus on specific prayer and action points on the topic of HBCUs and AME Schools in the months of July and August.   Pray for additional resources to be directed to...

Sustain Marital Love and Fidelity

Wednesday, August 14 Sustain Marital Love and Fidelity 1 Corinthians 7:1-11 NRSV To the married I give this command—not I but the Lord—that the wife should not separate from her husband. (1 Corinthians 7:10) Seek God in all relationships. Honor God’s guidance...