I Am Ruth is a beautiful picture book containing the Biblical story of Ruth. The pictures are all taken in Israel, are in full color, and provide the reader with lovely images of the Holy Land’s countryside. Traditional clothing from the time of Ruth is worn in all the pictures containing people, and they are shown portraying different events in Ruth’s story.
Let the scriptural account, the breathtaking photos, and the deeper insights help you look afresh at this enduring true story of love from tragic loss.
One of the most beloved and enduring accounts of the Bible, Ruth’s story is one of tragedy. Here is the true account of a young widow who chooses to leave the land of her birth for the unknown lands of her mother-in-law, Naomi, who is returning home bitter and angry at God for the loss of her husband and two sons.
More than just a simple love story, I Am Ruth is about courageously facing life after loss, rediscovering faith, and fearlessly placing yourself and your future in God’s loving hands. This text brings to light the full humanity found in the biblical account and makes it personal for every reader who has suffered in life’s shadows longing to see God’s plan.