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Let's begin with a summary of Genesis 9:1-17 One of the promises God made to Noah and his descendants is that there would be no more floods like the one that they endured: Thus shall I establish My covenant with you; Never again shall all flesh be cut off by the waters of the flood; never again shall there be a flood to destroy the earth
Summary of Genesis 12:1-7 Nine generations of Shem’s descendants, the Semites, pass. God calls on a man named Abram, living with his father Terah and his wife Sarai in Haran, a city in upper Mesopotamia. God makes a covenant with Abram, promising to make Abram’s descendants into a great nation. Abram agrees to leave his home and move southwest to Canaan with his wife and his nephew, Lot, to a land that God has promised to give to Abram’s descendants. Abram takes up residence there and erects a number of altars throughout the land as symbols of his devotion to God.
Women of the Bible: Let's take a closer look at Ruth. Ruth married Naomi's now deceased son, at is now a widow. Naomi is also a widow, Orpah, her sister-in-law is also a widow. They are both very loyal to Naomi. So when Naomi decides to