"In the days when the judges ruled, there was a ______ in the land"(1:1).
Elimelech and his wife, _____, and their two sons went to live for a while in ____.
After Elimelech ____, the two sons married Moabite women. Ten years later, both sons also ____.
_____ decided to return to Judah and told her daughters-in-law to return to their ________ homes.
____ told Naomi, "'Where you go I will go, and where you stay I will stay. Your people will be my people and your ___ will be my ___'"(1:16).
After Naomi and Ruth returned to Bethlehem, Ruth said to Naomi, "'Let me go to the fields and pick up the leftover _____ behind anyone in whose eyes I find favor'"(2:2).
Ruth gleaned behind the harvesters in a field that belonged to ____ (2:3).
Boaz told his men to pull out some stalks from the bundles and leave them for Ruth to pick up so she would have plenty of _____ (2:16).
Naomi told Ruth that Boaz was a close relative. "'He is one of our _______-_________'"(2:20).
One night after eating and drinking, Boaz lay down on the _________ floor and fell asleep.
Ruth uncovered his ____ and lay down. When Boaz awoke in the middle of the night and found Ruth lying there, he was pleased and gave her _____ to take home to Naomi (3:15).
He explained to her that although he was a _____ relative, someone else was ______ (3:12).
So he would talk to that man and see if he would be willing to fulfill the role of _______-________.
The next day the man ________ to fulfill the role of kinsman-redeemer.
So Boaz married Ruth, and the Lord gave them a son, whom they named ____ (4:17).
____ was the father of Jesse, the father of King David. Ruth was the _____-___________ of David.
Memory Verse: "The Lord does not let the righteous go hungry but he thwarts the craving of the wicked"(Proverbs 10:3).
Go to the Word
Match each Scripture reference below with the correct verse, and then fill in the missing words.
Ruth 3:18 Ruth 3:14 Ruth 2:13 Ruth 1:9
Ruth 2:12 Ruth 4:13 Ruth 1:16 Ruth 3:9
"'Your ______ will be my ______ and your God my God.'"Ruth ______
"'May I continue to find _____ in your eyes, my lord.'"Ruth ______
"'May the Lord _____ that each of you will find rest in the home of Ruth ______
"'I am your _______ Ruth,' she said. 'Spread the corner of your garment Ruth ______
over me, since you are a kinsman-redeemer.'"
"So ____ took Ruth and she became his wife."Ruth ______
"So she ___ at his feet until morning, but got up before anyone could be Ruth ______
"'May the Lord _____ you for what you have done. May you be richly Ruth ______
rewarded by the Lord, the God of Israel, under whose _____ you have
come to take refuge.'"
"Then Naomi said, 'Wait, my ________, until you find out what happens. Ruth ______
For the man will not ____ until the matter is settled today.'"