Why couldn't he have been out in some nice flowery field and have Ruth meet him there? You have shown your last kindness to be better than the first by not going after young men, whether poor or rich. [8], Ruth 3:15-18 Again he said, 'Give me the cloak that is on you and hold it.' Ruth 3 Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor 1 One day Ruth’s mother-in-law Naomi said to her, “My daughter, I must find a home for you, where you will be well provided for. What can you learn from Boaz’s example. Probably heaps more but I'm getting tired. And that is what His disciples then, and His disciples now, have to learn. Tell how the book of Joshua relates to these promises to Abraham. Once the seeds are loosened, they toss it in the air and the wind separates it the rest of the way. Here, after being at the threshing floor, Boaz gives Ruth a gift of six measures, which according to the Bible Knowledge Commentary was six seahs or 46 litres! 3. Well, to rest as much as possible and worry as least as possible. Ruth 3 Commentary: When we open to the 3 rd chapter of the book of Ruth we’re coming into the middle of several story lines in the Bible.. Story of Ruth. Sorry, it's not a magic formula. We are given the impression that Boaz slept for some time before awakening to find a woman at his feet. So she held it, and he measured six measures of barley and laid it on her. 8 It happened in the middle of the night that the man was startled and bent forward; and behold, a woman was lying at his feet. This is the rest. The picture couldn't be any clearer for us. Last year, I decided to study the book of Ruth. Ruth 3:1. Likewise why did Jesus have to be where he was when he said 'If anyone serves me, he must follow me; and where I am my servant will be also... Now my soul has become troubled; and what shall I say 'Father save me from this hour?' Ruth 3 Geneva Study Bible. Chapter 4 - Fruits of freedom. Ruth 3:9-12 And he said, 'Who are you?' Ruth Bible Study. As we enter into chapter 1, we see an interesting picture involving three different women. 3 So wash yourself and rub on some perfumed oil; then dress up* and go down to the threshing floor. i. Jewish traditions say that the six measures of barley given as a gift to Ruth were a sign of six pious men who would descend from her, endowed with six spiritual gifts: David, Daniel, Hananiah, Mishael, Azariah, and the Messiah. Ruth’s faithfulness and devotion to her mother-in-law has amazed him. There are debates among scholars as to what Naomi’s instructions really meant and how dishonorably things. Heb 12:2 Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, Ruth Chapter 1 Bible Study: Counting the Cost, Ruth Chapter 2 Bible Study: Growing in Grace, Ruth Chapter 3 Bible Study: Rewards through Refining, Ruth Chapter 4 Bible Study: Fruits of Freedom, The process the Lord uses in bringing us closer to Himself, Where fruit and growth in your Christian character comes from. Our strength is to sit still, Isa 30:7. This also happens in our life and usually involves trials that refine our faith and cause us to put our life back into the hands of the one who owns it anyway - God. Terms of Use  |   Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. See what happens when Ruth waits in the shadows and then makes her move in the dark of night. Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor. STUDY GUIDE: Ruth 5 Session 3 – Ruth 1 1. Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor. Ruth Chapter 2 - Here we see the provision of God. One final thought as we close out the chapter. Commentary for Ruth 3 . To us it seems like a huge risk but to the Lord it is the very place He wants us to be. That is the condition for that type of response. But for this purpose I came to this hour.' The best thing they could have done would have been to sleep as well! Ruth gleans grain in the field of Boaz. Who would have the first choice to redeem you before the Lord? But He isn't, and there will always come a time when Boaz awakes and though it takes longer usually than we would like, there will always come the time when God hears and acts on your cry. The directions given to Ruth by Naomi. I once read a quote that said you can test whether you love God by whether you seek after Him or His gifts. He is the nearest relation to the dead man and is required to marry the widow in order to continue the dead man’s name and family line. Study a map of Palestine (Canaan) and describe 5 characteristics or physical features of the land. 3. Maybe it means coming and acknowledging to the Lord that you have been a failure as a Christian, a failure as a husband, or a failure as a mother. But here in Ruth's life we see Boaz, like Jesus, saying 'I will do whatever you ask.' Home >> Bible Studies >> Ruth >> Ruth 3 These small group studies of Ruth contain outlines, cross-references, Bible study discussion questions, teaching points, and applications. The disciples were frantic but Jesus kept on sleeping. So would laying her life and hopes at Boaz's feet pay off? As a Christian grows, their faith has got to be tried and refined. She worked hard in the fields yet was always humble and came to Boaz by grace. 3 One day Ruth’s mother-in-law Naomi said to her, ‘My daughter, I must find a home [] for you, where you will be well provided for. Boaz has allowed Ruth to work in his fields and even told his men to leave extra grain from the harvest for her to pick up! Hey lovelies! Does it not also please the Lord Jesus when we choose to seek after Him instead of wealth or other worldly pleasures? See, he is winnowing barley tonight at the threshing floor. What do you learn about both Boaz’s and Ruth’s character from this interaction? (You can read more about it in Duet 25:5-10), Six measures of barley(v15) It is unclear how much this is, but shows that Boaz is continuing to provide for Ruth and Naomi. John Trapp Complete Commentary. Tonight he will be winnowing barley on the threshing floor. When God creates, He starts with nothing, and creates something. HENRY MORRIS - DEFENDER'S STUDY BIBLE. The famine broke in Judah and Naomi could go home. 2. Why? Not only did she show commitment to Naomi but also she had now shown that same commitment to Boaz. See the hand of God in the midst of a seemingly hopeless situation. 7. This is only possible to the extent that we've got the first two tasks in place. After telling Ruth not to fear the next thing he says is for her to remain resting for the night. The only reference to God is in the blessing and promise Boaz gives. Behold, he winnoweth barley to night in the threshingfloor. We learn about communication, giving, love, providence, redemption, and courtship. This Bible study lesson from Ruth chapter three takes us into the next stage of our Christian lives. Three things are given for Ruth to do - wash herself, anoint herself, and put on her best clothes! (6-13) Ruth's return to her mother-in-law. It would have been a long wait for Ruth, believe me! I am so excited to start Bible Study Mondays! Then she went into the city. She didn't know what would happen next or what his reaction would be but she just knew that she needed to be where he was and this meant the threshing floor! Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, to obtain an inheritance which is imperishable and undefiled and will not fade away, reserved in heaven for you, who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time. Behold, he winnows barley at the threshing floor tonight. May we like Ruth, desire to go deeper, learning to rest and lay all at the feet of Jesus. But it always starts by laying yourself down in humility at His feet. Study Notes – Ruth 3. Why? Ruth 3 in the Picture Study Bible, with Maps and Background Information on Ruth 3 (Bible History Online) Date: August 13, 2019 Author: HAT 0 Comments. Ephesians 5:18 tells us to be filled (or... 3) Put on your best clothes - speaks of a righteous life. The Hebrew word for rest in verse 1 is manowach (pronounced maw-no’-akh). Ruth 3:3 'Wash yourself therefore, and anoint yourself and put on your best clothes, and go down to the threshing floor; but do not make yourself known to the man until he has finished eating and drinking.'. Unsure of how events would transpire, Ruth followed Naomi's advice and went down to the threshing floor. Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor. Bible Storying Series - Teaching The Story Of God Chronologically. Ruth showed obedience, boldness, and humility in her actions, and was praised by Boaz for her virtue. Email. Ruth 3:8 And it happened in the middle of the night that the man was startled and bent forward; and behold, a woman was lying at his feet. We’re excited to release our four-week Love God Greatly Ruth Bible Study! Notice also that the threshing floor, the place of trial that refines our faith, is down! ruth's obedience and boaz' favorable response (ruth 3:6-13) "And she went down unto the threshing-floor, and did according to all her mother-in-law bade her. Join with us and see how God may change your life through this study of Ruth! It means examining ourselves by the word and allowing it to govern our attitudes, motives and desires. He says this act shows even stronger family loyalty to Naomi. Our Ruth Bible Study Journals are Now on Amazon!!! What associations does that have for you? Tonight he will be winnowing barley at the threshing floor. Ruth 3:2. 1 One day Ruth’s mother-in-law Naomi said to her, “My daughter, I must find a home # 3:1 Hebrew find rest (see 1:9). Ruth was getting good advise from her Mother-in-law here! Latest Articles . Which is exactly what Jesus meant by 'ask in my name' - it means to ask in accordance with His desires and His will. Sections. And she said, 'These six measures of barley he gave to me, for he said, 'do not go to your mother-in-law empty-handed.'' It means quiet, i.e. The law required property owners to leave some grain for the poor and widows, like Ruth - Ruth 2:1-23. 4. Then Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, “My daughter, shall I not seek (a)security for you, that it may be well with you? (a) Meaning that she would provide her with a husband, with whom she might live peacefully. Where the world comes to study the Bible. She has declared, “your people will be my people, and your God my God.” Yet, everyone would know her to be a Moabite and may not expect her to follow the customs of Israel. Then Naomi her mother in law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee? We studied the first two chapters already. And all the while a kinsman named Boaz was preserved as a husband for Ruth to raise up an heir for the family name and property. In times of testing the word of God is a light unto our path, giving us hope to persevere. And when she came to her mother-in-law, she said, 'How did it go, my daughter?' [3] ↩  This reminds me of the attitude Esther took in going before the King - an act which was not lawful (Esther 4:16) She had to bring herself to the place where, having committed it to God, she steps out in faith stating 'If I perish, I perish'. It's hopelessness that makes people think they have to lie and steal and seize illicit pleasures for the moment. In her early relationship with Boaz, Ruth had worked all day in Boaz' field and beat out 22 litres of barley. Chapter 3. a. Then Naomi her mother in law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek rest for thee, that it may be well with thee? Verification Code . Prayer is vitally important, but we must be willing to be the answer to prayer as well. Following Jewish customs, Ruth lets Boaz know he is a kinsman-redeemer and that she is eligible to marry him - Ruth 3:1-18. Pay off that is. Give to reach every corner of every campus. [2] ↩  Why did Boaz have to be down there? She gave Ruth instructions on how to get close with Boaz, really close. For less than $12, you’ll receive our easy to follow reading plan, weekly reflection questions, prayer & praise section, as well as plenty of room to journal your daily, personal SOAP reflections as you dive deeper into God’s Word! 2 Is not Boʹaz our relative?+ He is the one whose young women you were with. [6] ↩  Don't you hate it when prosperity teachers take a promise like 'If you ask me anything in my name I will do it' and use it to say that if we had faith then Jesus would give us everything we want blah blah blah! Ruth chapter 3 summary began as Naomi coached Ruth on how she should find more favor with Boaz (their close kinsman). Choose a Chapter Below to Begin Your Ruth Bible Study. He had just said that unless a grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies it abides alone. 2 Is not Boaz () our relative, () with whose young women you were? Put thy raiment upon thee, &c.— Her best clothes or ornaments, as some of the versions express it. Wash thyself therefore.] The rest is not one day a week, but 'Today' as Hebrews states. So spread your covering over your mai… Men's Ministry Home Women's Ministry Home Children's Ministry Home Pastor's Ministry Home. Precisely how the ancient reader understood the role is not clear but it was obviously not as ambiguous as it is for today's reader. She believed him and had a good nights' sleep! And now, my daughter, do not fear. First – obviously – we’re landing in the middle of the book of Ruth. Have you washed yourself in the word and allowed the Lord Jesus Christ to speak those words 'Do not fear!' It seems that a verse like this is ripped out of context so much and not weighed up with other verses that show the need to pray in accordance with the will of God. Study Ruth 3 using The Geneva Study Bible to better understand Scripture with full outline and verse meaning. 1. Ruth 3 Commentary: When we open to the 3 rd chapter of the book of Ruth we’re coming into the middle of several story lines in the Bible. © 2020 InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA®. This chapter is all about the three R's - reading, writing, and arithmetic. N Naomi is determined to do everything in her power to procure a husband for Ruth, and here she reveals a very clever plan for doing so. "`Rest' in this context is the equivalent of marriage." II. Boaz has... Key Terms and Historical Background Notes. The New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is published by Jehovah’s Witnesses. But as we shall see, through this testing she would learn what it is to rest in him, and his provision would be greater than in any time before! First – obviously – we’re landing in the middle of the book of Ruth. This is the part of the book of Ruth where Naomi devises a plan for Ruth’s future, and Ruth and Boaz go along with it. A Study On Ruth (Part 3) May 21, 2016 | Ruth, Writer. 3. Member of the International Fellowship of Evangelical Students. 9 He said, “Who are you?” And she answered, “I am Ruth your maid. Each of these acts are quite common in the Old Testament and each is interpreted for us in the New Testament. i. Reread verses 3-4. She gave Ruth instructions on how to get close with Boaz, really close. [7] ↩  There is only one thing that prevents us from entering into the rest and that is unbelief. (concretely) a settled spot, or (figuratively) a home: (place of) rest. 3. After seeking the Lord, I really felt lead to kick off Bible Study Mondays with the book of Ruth. Privacy Policy  |   2. [5] ↩  Might be a good time to recap on Ruth's character. If you have been a Christian long enough I'm sure you can look back at specific difficult times and testify that that was when you truly learnt more about the character and faithfulness of the Lord. What exactly did Naomi instruct Ruth to do in the beginning of Chapter 3? When Boaz had eaten and drunk and his heart was merry, he went to lie down at the end of the heap of grain; and she came secretly, and uncovered his feet and lay down. 7 When Boaz had eaten and drunk and his heart was merry, he went to lie down at the end of the heap of grain; and she came secretly, and uncovered his feet and lay down. Ruth Chapter 1 - Learn about how this magnificent story begins and see the grief and despair of Naomi and her daughters-in-law. It's life out of death and rewards out of refining. Ruth and Boaz at the Threshing Floor. oʹmi, her mother-in-law, now said to her: “My daughter, should I not look for a home*for you,+so that it may go well with you?2 Is not Boʹaz our relative?+He is the one whose young women you were with. 6. She could see something better for Ruth than just being a worker in Boaz's field. We may not like it but it is true. 2 Now Boaz, with whose women you have worked, is a relative of ours. 2 Now here is our kinsman Boaz, with whose young women you have been working. Ruth 3:18 in the Parallel Bible; Ruth 3:18 in the Thematic Bible; Ruth 3:18 Cross References; Ruth 3:18 Treasury of Scripture Knowing; Ruth 3:18 Sermons; Ruth 3:18 Prayers; Ruth 3:18 Images; Ruth 3:18 Devotionals; Choose Chapter. BY NAOMI'S INSTRUCTIONS, RUTH LIES AT BOAZ'S FEET, WHO ACKNOWLEDGES THE DUTY OF A KINSMAN. Never miss a post. (John 12:23-27). But this chapter doesn't leave us there, as it also shows us the rest and fruit that is produced in such a time. 3:28). The rest! Then Naomi her mother in law said unto her, My daughter, shall I not seek {a} rest for thee, that it may be well with thee? Did you feel awkward navigating the cultural differences between yourself and others? [4] ↩  Same picture I guess as when Jesus slept on the boat in the midst of the storm. Do you feel that you're currently taking a beating down at the threshing floor, wondering how circumstances will turn out? This is where he said we had to be as well. Chapter 1 hit us with the bitter providence of God in the life of Naomi as she left her land, and lost her husband, her sons, and one of her daughters-in-law. This was not an immoral act on the part of Ruth, but one in full accord with customs … (1-5) Boaz acknowledges the duty of a kinsman. And she answered, 'I am Ruth your maid. Ruth 3. Um, sorry no, it's about refining, rest and rewards. 6 So she went down to the threshing floor and did according to all that her mother-in-law had commanded her. There is no suggestion here that Ruth was taking advantage of Boaz in a drunken state. It's easy to talk about but never nice in reality. Resources . (14-18)1-5 The married state should be a rest, as much as any thing upon earth can be so, as it ought to fix the affections and form a connexion for life. Notice also that he said 'I will do whatever you ask... for you are a woman of excellence.' [3]  Ever felt like that? No way! Ruth 3:4-5 'And it shall be when he lies down, that you shall notice the place where he lies, and you shall go and uncover his feet and lie down; then he will tell you what you shall do.' ', You bet it would! If Boaz is a picture of Jesus Christ and Ruth is a picture of His gentile bride then we should look at what in Ruth pleases Boaz so much that he would call her a 'woman of excellence'? Visit our library of inductive Bible studies for more in depth inductive studies on this and other books of the Bible you can use in your small group. In Naomi, Ruth and Orpah we see a backslider, a new convert and a double-minded woman. Boaz, having undertaken this matter, would be sure to manage it well. What does this chapter show you about Ruth’s obedience and boldness? How do you think she was feeling when she did this? 2 Now Boaz, with whose women you have worked, is a relative of ours. It means examining ourselves by the... 2) Anoint yourself - always speaks of the enabling of the Holy Spirit. But it wasn't going to be easy and would involve Ruth placing herself at the feet of Boaz, totally reliant upon his will. Given what you know about guardian-redeemers, why do you think he says this? What comes to mind when you read that? See, he is winnowing barley tonight at the threshing floor. (1-5) Boaz acknowledges the duty of a kinsman. 'Anyone can sing in the day. Behold, he winnows barley at the threshing floor tonight. Ruth 3:6-7 So she went down to the threshing floor and did according to all that her mother-in-law had commanded her. As we go on in our Christian life, there are times also when we must also be found at the threshing floor  [1]  , where he is  [2]  . But if he does not wish to redeem you, then I will redeem you, as the Lord lives. Previous Lessons: 1, 2 Ruth 2. 2 Remember that this man Boaz, whose women you have been working with, is our relative. He was going to be defeated so he turned his attention towards the Lord. 2. he winnoweth barley to-night in the threshing-floor --The winnowing process is performed by throwing up the grain, after being trodden down, against the wind with a shovel. InterVarsity, InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA, and the InterVarsity logo are trademarks of Ruth 3:1-13 . ', Boaz, like the Lord Jesus Christ, is willing to redeem her but there is a closer relative than Boaz! She was kind always sharing with others what she received. It is not easy to tell at this distance of time, and under this difference of manners, why Naomi advised Ruth to this secret method of proceeding. She had to cast herself at Boaz' feet! What qualities of Ruth do you most see in yourself? She was also teachable, following Naomi's instructions even if it meant stepping out in faith and putting herself on the line. 3 One day Ruth’s mother-in-law Naomi said to her, “My daughter, I must find a home [] for you, where you will be well provided for. 3) Put on your best clothes - speaks of a righteous life. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. What exactly did Naomi instruct Ruth to do in the beginning of Chapter 3? Picture yourself at a time when you felt like an outsider in a community. Revelation 19:8 says 'It was given to her to clothe herself in fine linen... for the fine linen is the righteous acts of the saints.' Ruth, humbly refers to herself as his maidservant and makes her plea. A ) our relative. 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