Women in the Bible

This is a 4 part series on women in the bible. I Will be sharing my perspectives and what I’ve learnt from studying the stories of some amazing women in the bible. I hope we learn and are encouraged by the stories of these great women. I suggest you read the corresponding scriptures, it will help you understand better and get some more insight about the texts. Would love to hear what you think about this series.

  • Rahab
    Scripture: Joshua 2, 6:15-25 The story of Rahab is quite a popular one in the old testament, most of us remember her as the prostitute who helped the spies, but there is more to the story. Joshua sent two spies to secretly explore the land of Canaan especially the city of Jericho. The two spies […]
  • Esther
    Esther is one of the most famous women in the bible and on reading her story, you can see why. This story took place 100 years after the Babylonian exile. After Xerxes, the king of Persia, kicked his wife Vashti out of his palace for disobeying his orders, he needed a new wife. He requested […]
  • Ruth
    Scripture: Ruth 1-4 Chapter 1 At the beginning of this story, we are introduced to a woman called Naomi who was the wife of Elimelech and they had two sons. Naomi lost her husband and then her two sons ten years later. What a tragedy. She later set out to Israel where she heard they […]
  • Hannah
    Scripture – 1 Samuel 1-2 From this scripture we are introduced to Hannah, Elkanah’s wife who couldn’t bear children and her counterpart Peniniah kept on humiliating and making her life miserable because of this, something that was clearly out of her control. Have you ever been humiliated and looked down upon for something that wasn’t […]