Ruth: The Name of Naomi

I 've always thought the name JOY was a beautiful descriptive name but a tough name to have if you are going through a hard time or something tragic. Joy would be a name you would feel you had to live up to. Not a bad thing really until she feels sadness or grief. Naomi … Continue reading Ruth: The Name of Naomi


Ruth 1:2 His Wife’s Name was ‘Naomi’

Ruth 1:2 ...and his wife's name was Naomi</blockquote> The name Naomi is derived from the verb נעם (na'em) meaning to be pleasant, sweet, delightful, beautiful. This word 'delightful' is a word God gave me for my daughter when I was pregnant with her. As I look at this scripture today I reminded of that word...over … Continue reading Ruth 1:2 His Wife’s Name was ‘Naomi’