Wednesday, August 7

Ruth, Mother of David and Jesus

Matthew 1:2-6, 16 NRSV

Abraham was the father of Isaac, and Isaac the father of Jacob. . .and Salmon the father of Boaz by Rahab, and Boaz the father of Obed by Ruth, and Obed the father of Jesse. (Matthew 1:2a,5)

Spend time sharing details of your family’s heritage, so that even the youngest members of the family know something about their origins.