J through R
Names starting with J through R
Hospitality - Mary and Martha Style
The Bible story of Jesus’ visit in the home of Martha and Mary in has something to say about hospitality.
Jezebel - A Woman of the Bible
She has the dubious distinction of being the most evil woman in the Bible.
Jezebel of Thyatira - A Woman of the Bible
You may know Jezebel as an Old Testament woman of the Bible. Did you know that there is a New Testament Jezebel as well?
Jochebed - A Woman of the Bible
Her son was called by God to lead the nation of Israel out of Egypt. He brought water from a rock, gave Israel the 10 Commandments and defeated the Amalekites by raising his arms.
Leah - Wife of Jacob
Caught in an Old Testament love triangle, she fought for the love of her husband.
Leah Strives for Jacob's Affection
The names of each of Leah´s children show her desire for her husband and her devotion for God.
Little Known Mothers of the Bible
Under appreciated mothers everywhere, take heart in the fact that you each have a divine purpose in God’s plan and that He knows your names. (new page added)
Lois and Eunice - Grandmother and Mother
As mothers or grandmothers, our role in the life of a child is short. Make it count. We continue our visit with the women of the Bible with two women who knew what was important.
Lydia - A Woman of the Bible
This Woman of the Bible is mentioned in only two short passages, both in the book of Acts, but what is said tells us a lot about her.
Lydia, A Worshiper of God
Her name may not have actually been Lydia but God knew her and it was time for her to believe.
Mary and Martha - The Better Thing
Busyness, even in good works, is not always the best thing.
I often wonder why, in our time, Mary Magdalene has been spoken of as being a woman of low morals or a prostitute or given other status, thanks to the Da Vinci Code, that is not indicated in the Bible.
Mary of Nazareth the Mother of Jesus
What special character traits did Mary possess that qualified her to be the mother of the Savior?
Michal Wife of King David
Michal was a woman born into royalty, daughter of a king and wife of a king. She was born in Israel, God’s chosen people, although among those who had failed to follow Him. She married one of the most-godly men in the Bible but didn’t worship his God.
Miriam is a woman of the Bible who doesn’t always get the recognition she deserves, being overshadowed by her famous brother, Moses.
More Little Known Mothers of the Bible
Continuing the list of mothers that God saw fit to list in the Bible.
Phoebe a Woman of the Bible
Phoebe was remembered by Paul in the book of Romans. She worked hard for the cause of Christ.
Priscilla and Aquila Bible Couple
Early church members Priscilla and Aquila seem to be the dream team when it comes to Christian couples.
Rachel of the Bible - Her Life and Death
Jacob's family prospered and Rachel had another son.
Rachel of the Bible - The Beginning
Continuing the Women of the Bible series, this is Rachel, the wife of Jacob.
Rahab or How to Change a Life
This woman of the Bible, Rahab - a prostitute has a lesson to teach.
Abraham prayed that God would direct him to the perfect wife for his son. Rebekah was God´s choice.
Rebekah´s life wasn´t easy but when confronted with a problem, she took action.
Ruth - part 2
This Bible story includes all the ingredients of a modern day romance novel.
Ruth - part 3 - God Rewards Faithfulness
Read about the happy-ever-after ending of the book of Ruth.
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The first chapter of Ruth is a Bible story of three women who experienced tragedy and hardship and how each coped with their grief.
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