Loyal love! 20 Give timely encouragement. (b)How did one elder express his feelings about helping fellow believers? Sorry, there was an error loading the video. (Proverbs 18:24; Malachi 2:14-16) Treacherous acts are so common that we might find ourselves echoing the words of the prophet Micah: The loyal one has perished from the earth. (Micah 7:2) Although humans often fail to show loyalty, that precious quality outstandingly characterizes Jehovah. The apostle Paul acknowledged this and expressed his appreciation when . The ACLU works through litigation and lobbying and has over 1,800,000 members as of July 2018, with an annual budget of over $300 million. Finally, the servant said: If you are actually exercising loving-kindness and trustworthiness toward my master, tell me; but if not, tell me, that I may turn to the right hand or to the left.Ge 24 Verse49. Let us consider a few. This book, produced by the faithful and discreet slave and published by Jehovahs Witnesses, focuses on Jehovah Gods marvelous qualities, including those mentioned in Psalm 145. (Mark 10:29,30). 103:8-11). He has been with me this whole time! (Read Psalm 136:23,26.) What special aspect of love does Jehovah show for those who are in a dedicated relationship with him? He longs to see these departed faithful ones again, and the Bible confirms that his purpose is to reward them with a resurrection. 15-16. What do we learn from Ruths example? Carry on with one another loving-kindness.ZECHARIAH 7:9. Showing loving-kindness, or loyal love, forges warm and lasting bonds with others. What characteristic of loving-kindness is further highlighted by the three Bible accounts we have considered? How did Naomis attitude change, and why? 136:1) In verses 2 to 26, we find the refrain "for his loyal love endures forever." How did Ruth differ from Orpah, and why was Ruths decision an act of loyal love? . How does he do so? It is not like waves of the sea blown about by changing winds. I was, faith. As Moses was told, Jehovah will by no means leave the guilty unpunished.Exodus 34:6,7. Elders need to give timely and warm encouragement to those who extend loyal love to others. 17 Application: It takes patience to help those who are depressed, but we should not give up on them. Ruth had wept with her, comforted her, and walked with her for days on end. In this article, we will consider what we can learn from the examples of Ruth, Naomi, and Boaz. (b)Why will we consider some passages from the book of Ruth? You are opening your hand and satisfying the desire of every living thing. (Psalm 145:15,16) Even in times of calamity, Jehovah can maneuver matters so that his loyal ones get bread for the day.Luke 11:3; 12:29,30. 10. Furthermore, David was betrayed by some of those whom we would expect to have been his closest companions. Why do we want to keep on showing loyal love to our fellow believers? 17 What do we learn from this? 1,2. Draw Close to Jehovah, Share What lesson does this account contain? What recent example is there of spiritual food that is both timely and richly satisfying? When Naomi learned that Jehovah had turned his attention to his people by giving them food, she decided to return to her home. ^ par. 21. Your kind attention to one of Jehovahs precious sheep does not go unnoticed by our God. (Ruth 1:3-5; 2:1) Those blows caused Naomi to sink deeper and deeper into despair. We stick with our sister who is in need, and we ask Jehovah to help us find a way to bring her comfort.Prov. But we try not to take it personally. 1Samuel 24:1-22 In his treatment of King Saul, how did David display the kind of loyalty that Jehovah values? As discussed in Chapter26, Jehovah does not bring up errors of the past for which a person has been pardoned. That Jehovahs loyalty is neither blind nor gullible. (Acts 27:3728:1) Although the Maltese had neither a prior commitment to the stranded voyagers nor an existing relationship with them, the islanders received the strangers hospitably, showing them extraordinary human kindness. (Acts 28:2,7) Their hospitality was kind, but it was incidental and shown to strangers. opposed me, but now she exclaimed with joy: Jehovah . Years after Jonathans death, David still continued to show loyal love to Jonathans son Mephibosheth.1Sam. For example, those showing human kindness often do so without having a deep and personal involvement, or relationship, with the individuals they treat kindly. 19 Note that in the midst of delivering that message of judgment, the angel refers to Jehovah as the loyal One. Why? They love their brothers and sisters, and they are eager to do whatever they can to help them. First, showing loyal love makes us precious in Gods eyes. (Ge 24 Verses33-47) He stressed that he viewed the success he thus far had met with as a sign from Jehovah, who had led me in the true way to take the daughter of the brother of my master for his son. (Ge 24 Verse48) The servant no doubt hoped that his heartfelt recounting of the incident would convince Bethuel and his son Laban that Jehovah was behind this mission. And Jehovah moved Boaz to encourage her. This is the personal name of God in the Hebrew Bible and is found nearly 7000 times within its pages. (b)What acts of loving-kindness do you know of among Christians in your area? 13. 5:14. Esther 3:7-9; 4:65:1 How did Esther demonstrate godly loyalty toward her people, even at the risk of her life? What good reasons do we have to show loyal love to one another? 11 Loyal love moves us to reach out to those in distress. (Psalm 136:23,26). What was Bethuels reaction to matters involving Rebekah? 17:17. He has been with me this whole time! (Read Psalm 136:23,26.) 8 Proof that Jehovah now reigns through the Kingdom of his Son, Jesus Christ, is seen in the ongoing fulfillment of the sign of Jesus presence. Give examples to show that Jehovah is faithful to his word of promise. We created it after a fight of 25 years. (See cover picture.). After extolling Jehovahs marvelous qualities, he states: Your loyal ones will bless you. (Psalm 145:10) You may wonder how humans can bless God. 19 The Bible accounts we have discussed also underscore the fact that loving-kindness is to be shown to those who have a need that they themselves cannot fill. What contrast is there between Jehovah and human rulers? But what happens when a wrongdoer proves to be incorrigibly wicked? This was done to make known the riches of his glory on vessels of mercy, which he prepared beforehand for glory. (Romans 9:22,23) These vessels of mercy are rightly disposed ones who are anointed by holy spirit to be joint heirs with Christ in his Kingdom. (a)How does Psalm 145 help us to identify Jehovahs loyal ones? 1,2. Indeed, Gods loyal ones make known to the sons of men his mighty acts and the glory of the splendor of his kingship. (Psalm 145:12) Do you seek and take full advantage of opportunities to speak to strangers about Jehovahs kingship? 14 Jehovah has time and again demonstrated his loyalty. I will not look down angrily on you, for I am loyal. (Jeremiah 3:12) As noted in Chapter25, however, most of the Israelites were not moved. (1John 3:17,18) If you are, be assured that your loving-kindness is deeply appreciated. This includes satisfying them with nourishing food. Despite being banned and persecuted, however, Gods loyal ones kept on preaching the good news of the Kingdom. 15. 4. 19. . For example, when they learn that a natural disaster has occurred, they immediately want to know how they can help. On the contrary, he showed empathy for her. When someone in the congregation falls on hard times, they do not hesitate to reach out to that person and help in practical ways. Nahum Sokolow, Zionist leader, 1922, Carlsbad Conference We hate Christianity and Christians; even the best of them must be looked upon as our worst neighbors. Ruth had gone out of her way to help Naomi. Why is it vital to keep resisting worldly attitudes and desires? 22 To continue benefiting from our close relationship with Jehovah God, it is also vital that we keep on resisting such spiritually detrimental things as materialism, unwholesome entertainment, an unforgiving spirit, or indifference toward needy ones. 21 Application: Those who show loyal love to others sometimes need encouragement themselves. you must exercise loving-kindness and trustworthiness toward me. It is simply because we want to forget that such situations exist. 21 Jehovah shows similar loyalty to a great crowd who have the prospect of coming out of the great tribulation and of living forever on a paradise earth. (Proverbs 19:17) We should imitate the patriarch Job, who gave attention to the afflicted one crying for help, and the fatherless boy and anyone that had no helper as well as to the one about to perish. Job also made glad the heart of the widow and became eyes to the blind and feet to the lame.Job 29:12-15. To whom should we show loyal love? Just as Ruth stuck with Naomi, kindhearted brothers and sisters today willingly stick with those in the congregation who are despondent or depressed. 4,5. 12,13. | Then you will find favor and good insight in the eyes of God and man. A man of loyal love benefits himself. Whoever pursues righteousness and loyal love will find life.Prov. 18. Yet, she stuck with Naomi. | (Job 1:1; Revelation 4:8) And what of Jesus Christ? Scribd is the world's largest social reading and publishing site. When Naomi learned that Jehovah had turned his attention to his people by giving them food, she decided to return to her home. 4 As we learned in the preceding article, Jehovah reserves his loyal lovehis enduring feelings of loving attachmentfor those who love him and serve him. How does Jehovah demonstrate loyalty regarding his standards? What happened? When someone in the congregation falls on hard times, they do not hesitate to reach out to that person and help in practical ways. Second, by showing loyal love, we benefit ourselves. 9. . She told them: I was full when I went, but Jehovah made me return empty-handed. (Ruth 1:21) Imagine how Ruth must have felt on hearing those words from Naomi! (2Samuel 22:26) What is loyalty, and how does Jehovah provide the loftiest example of this quality? Ruth had gone out of her way to help Naomi. 6. Significantly, each verse of this psalm is punctuated with the phrase: His loyal love endures forever. This psalm is included in the Questions for Meditation on page289. 3, 4. How does Jehovah show appreciation for the loyalty of his servants? As Genesis chapter47 relates, Jacob was then living in Egypt, and the days approached for [him] to die. (Ge 47 Verses27-29) He was concerned because he was going to die outside the land that God had promised to Abraham. ( Jas. 22-23. Loyal love moves us not to give up easily on brothers and sisters who are in distress. How is Jehovah loyal in all that he does? (Psalm 104:14) However, Jehovah sees to it that all their needs are satisfied. Why do we need to draw closer to Jehovah? 12 The first instance of Ruths loving-kindness referred to the time when she left her people and stuck with Naomi. Why do kindhearted brothers and sisters reach out to those who are distressed? (b)What does Jehovahs loyalty move you to do? Because by destroying the wicked, Jehovah is displaying loyalty to his servants, many of whom have been persecuted to the point of death. Throughout all his adversity, David knew that indeed there was. 1-2. 20 How thrilling it will be to experience Jehovahs nearness and his saving power when he annihilates all the wicked! (Job 14:14,15) Jehovah does not forget his loyal servants simply because they are no longer alive. Sorry, there was an error loading the video. (Ruth 1:3-5; 2:1) Those blows caused Naomi to sink deeper and deeper into despair. On the contrary, loyalty, or loyal love, has the stability and strength to overcome the most daunting of obstacles. 14, 15. Jehovah is the supreme example of loyal love. In a prophecy relating to true worship in our day, Malachi wrote: At that time those in fear of Jehovah spoke with one another, each one with his companion, and Jehovah kept paying attention and listening. 14. Boaz said to Ruth: May Jehovah reward you for what you have done, and may there be a perfect wage for you from Jehovah the God of Israel, under whose wings you have come to seek refuge. Those heartwarming words touched Ruth deeply. In the Bible, expressions of loving-kindness between humans may be based on already existing relationships. | Consider an example. All too often, close companions are ready to crush one another. Increasingly, we hear of spouses who abandon their mates. And Jehovah moved Boaz to encourage her. Still, Jehovah did not break his covenant. 9,10. Despite all of this, Naomi said: Jehovah made me return empty-handed. With those words, Naomi did not even acknowledge the support of Ruth, who was standing next to her. Absaloms revolt gained so much momentum that King David was forced to flee for his life.2Samuel 15:1-6, 12-17. How can we apply these lessons in our congregation? How did Ruth show her persistence? (Genesis 24:12, 14,27) Would Bethuel be willing to do the same by allowing Rebekah to go with Abrahams servant? 7:9. 8. 1-2. What does it mean to be approachable and impartial? The beliefs of Jehovah's Witnesses are based on the Bible teachings of Charles Taze Russellfounder of the Bible Student movementand successive presidents of the Watch Tower Society, Joseph Franklin Rutherford, and Nathan Homer Knorr. The psalmist wrote: I was once young and now I am old, but I have not seen anyone righteous abandoned, nor his children looking for bread. 10. God's loyal love prompts you to forgive. Why, even humans who do not obey him benefit from the sun and rain that he lovingly provides! (1John 2:1,2; 3:6) It is the course of wisdom to bear in mind that Jehovah will continue to show loving-kindness, or loyal love, toward us only if we remain faithful to him.2Samuel 22:26. 17 Because we are considering the example of Naomi, we refer to sisters in need. (b)What is the best way to learn what loyalty entails, and why? What gave Ruth the strength she needed to carry on? 8:3) How pleased Jehovah must be with such a loving spirit!Read Hebrews 13:16. How grateful Naomi must have been that Ruth and Boaz did not give up on her! 7 Genesis 24:28-67 relates the rest of the story of Abrahams servant, mentioned in the preceding article. 20,21. Who are in need of our expressions of loving-kindness, and what should each of us be determined to do? Third, pursuing loyal love leads to future blessings, including everlasting life. ; 24:10) This is in line with the apostle Pauls admonition: Speak consolingly to those who are depressed, support the weak, be patient toward all.1Thess. What benefits come to those who show loyal love? 16,17. Soon the end will come for all opposers of Jehovahs Kingdom.Revelation 11:15,18. How do Jehovahs loyal ones show that they delight in using the divine name? a Interestingly, the word rendered loyalty at 2Samuel 22:26 is elsewhere translated loyal love.. Note how she expressed her feelings about God: The hand of Jehovah has turned against me. The Almighty has made life very bitter for me. She also said: It is Jehovah who opposed me and the Almighty who caused me calamity.Ruth 1:13, 20,21. Note how the following inspired proverbs answer that question: Do not let loyal love and faithfulness leave you. The woman he had chosen for his idol the shrine at which his pure devotions of heart and soul were offeredwas a gay and beautiful Creole from New Orleans, who, with her mother, and a young gentleman who appeared in the capacity of friend . 7:9. 16 Be persistent. The Watch Tower Bible and Tract Society produces religious literature primarily for use by Jehovah's Witnesses.The organization's international writing, artwork, translation, and printery workforce are all baptized Jehovah's Witnesses. Your kingship is a kingship for all times indefinite, sang David, and your dominion is throughout all successive generations.Psalm 145:13. To deepen our understanding of loyal love, let us see how it compares with loyalty, as that term is commonly used. 4 Loyalty as used in the Hebrew Scriptures is kindness that lovingly attaches itself to an object and does not let go until its purpose in connection with that object is realized. How do we benefit from showing loyal love? (a)How is Jehovahs punishment of the wicked in itself an act of loyalty? 2 Moreover, the Scriptures tell us: He that is pursuing righteousness and loving-kindness will find life. (Proverbs 21:21) Yes, our pursuing loving-kindness will endear us to God and will put us in line for future blessings, including life everlasting. As described at Isaiah 32:1, 2, what will caring elders provide? In the Bible, what motive stands out in the acts of loyal love shown among Gods people? How can we imitate Jehovah in showing loyal love? 41:1) Proverbs 19:17 states: The one showing favor to the lowly is lending to Jehovah, and He will repay him for what he does., Ruth clings to Naomi, her mother-in-law, while Orpah returns to Moab. PRIVACY SETTINGS, https://assetsnffrgf-a.akamaihd.net/assets/m/1102002053/univ/art/1102002053_univ_sqr_xl.jpg, https://assetsnffrgf-a.akamaihd.net/assets/a/cl/E/wpub/cl_E_lg.jpg, Share But how can we show loving-kindness? 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(Luke 20:37,38) Jehovahs purpose to bring back to life those who are in his memory is powerful evidence of his loyalty. TERMS OF USE What fact about loving-kindness is underscored by the Bible accounts discussed in this article? Lover, for her love he prowled with colonel Richard Burke, tanist of his sept, under the walls of Clerkenwell and, crouching, saw a flame of vengeance hurl them upward in the fog. After meeting Rebekah, he was invited into the home of her father, Bethuel. 4 As we learned in the preceding article, Jehovah reserves his loyal lovehis enduring feelings of loving attachmentfor those who love him and serve him. (Matthew 19:28) By opening up the way of salvation for these vessels of mercy, Jehovah remained loyal to Abraham, to whom he had made this covenant promise: By means of your offspring all nations of the earth will obtain a blessing for themselves because you have listened to my voice.Genesis 22:18. As the Ancient of Days, he has been displaying loyalty longer than any creature, earthly or heavenly. 21. After all, a person might be faithful merely out of a sense of duty. Jehovah helped them to understand that the primary issue, involving the whole universe, relates to Jehovahs rightful sovereignty. When Ruth offered to accompany her mother-in-law to Judah, Naomi at first objected. And how Jehovahs servants rejoice in the hope of soon seeing the earth transformed into a physical paradise!Luke 23:42,43. Then you will find favor and good insight in the eyes of God and man. A man of loyal love benefits himself. Whoever pursues righteousness and loyal love will find life.Prov. (a)How did Ruth show loving-kindness to Naomi? Anna, aged 82 and plagued by arthritis, speaks for many others when she says: Being driven to all meetings is a blessing from Jehovah. . This phrase is a translation of the Hebrew word khesed. (Isaiah 46:4) Hence, we can have confidence that we will benefit by following the clear moral direction found in Gods Word.Isaiah 48:17-19. While there, Naomis husband died. (1John 4:8) Really, angels and humans may reflect Gods attributes, but only Jehovah is loyal to the superlative degree. According to the African newspaper Sowetan, a prominent government official said the following about poverty-stricken areas in his land: I understand when most of us do not want to go to such areas. * Still, loyal love will move us to do our best to stick with her. 9. Yet, in all his years with the company, he may never have met any of the directors. ADDITIONAL COMMENTS What help did God provide? The second part, after page 343, is the same complete Ten Volume set, including all the advertising as . But Ruth stuck with her. (Ruth 1:7-14) By choosing to return, Orpah was following Naomis instructions, doing what was expected. 2:8) He moved Ruth to reach out and show loyal love to Naomi. a Jehovah wants us to show loyal love to our brothers and sisters in the congregation. Since God is lovehe being the very personification of this qualitywho could display loyalty more completely than Jehovah? Loyally, Jehovah keeps such ones very much alive in his memory. One way to prove loyal to Jehovah is by showing respect for an unbelieving marriage mate (See paragraph 9) 9 In South America, Olga [1] proved loyal to God by showing respect for her husband even under trying circumstances. How painful that must have been for Ruth! 12 Out of his great loving-kindness, Jehovah provides for all the needs of his servants. How can we imitate the examples of Boaz and Ruth in showing loyal love to others? After their miraculous deliverance through the Red Sea, the Israelites proclaimed in song to Jehovah: In your loyal love you have led the people whom you have redeemed. (Exodus 15:13) The deliverance at the Red Sea certainly was an act of loyal love on Jehovahs part. The Loyal Love of God In part one (0:00-16:10), Tim, Jon, and Carissa explore the fourth attribute God assigns himself in Exodus 34:6-7: loyal love. Consider an example. 5 Jehovah wants us to show loyal love to our brothers and sisters in the congregation. His heart moved him to show loyal love to his dear friend Jonathan even though Jonathans father wanted to kill David. When we observe how those in need regain their spiritual strength, we feel deep joy. How grateful Naomi must have been that Ruth and Boaz did not give up on her! 3 Regarding Jehovah God, the prophet Samuels mother, Hannah, said: The feet of his loyal ones he guards. (1Samuel 2:9) Who are such loyal ones? For example, when they learn that a natural disaster has occurred, they immediately want to know how they can help. (John 3:16; Romans 5:8) Jehovahs loyalty draws those who, in their hearts, hunger for righteousness. ( Ps 63:3) We too should show loyal love to others. 3 In this article, we will consider the answers to four questions. 9. He could easily have told Abrahams servant: No, I want to keep my industrious girl close by. (Genesis 24:18-20) Likewise, Joseph was free to decide whether to act on his fathers request or not, for Jacob would be dead and could not compel him to keep his word. 18 Another example of timely, satisfying spiritual food is the book Draw Close to Jehovah, which was released at hundreds of Zealous Kingdom Proclaimers District Conventions held around the world in 2002/03. ; 21:21. 10 In addition, Jehovah demonstrates loyalty to his servants by remaining true to his standards. 10 Of course, some human rulers are sincerely concerned about the welfare of their subjects. How did Bethuel, Joseph, and Ruth exercise their loving-kindness? (2Cor. The most outstanding feature of that sign is the work Jesus foretold for all of Gods loyal ones when he said: This good news of the kingdom will be preached in all the inhabited earth for a witness to all the nations; and then the end will come. (Matthew 24:3-14) Because Gods loyal ones are zealously fulfilling that prophecy, over six million men, women, and children are now sharing in this grand, never-to-be-repeated work. (Ps. 3 Was there no one who remained loyal to David? 41:1) Proverbs 19:17 states: The one showing favor to the lowly is lending to Jehovah, and He will repay him for what he does., Ruth clings to Naomi, her mother-in-law, while Orpah returns to Moab. 19. In a psalm, David said of Jehovah: "He has not dealt with us according to our sins or given us what we deserve for our mistakes" (Ps. a Then, too, the word faithful can be applied to inanimate things. For instance, we forge lasting friendships with others. He will continue to work there until he retires, unless he is offered a better position elsewhere. 33:22. 16, 17. He may not always agree with the policies of that company. 24. In what ways was loving-kindness exercised by Bethuel, Joseph, and Ruth? 9 In the book of Ruth, we read the story of Naomi, her daughter-in-law Ruth, and a God-fearing man named Boaz, who was a relative of Naomis husband. We can imagine that all three rejoiced over that wonderful outcome. 14 Unlike animals, humans have a spiritual need. 22-23. First, showing loyal love makes us precious in God's eyes. 13 David mentioned that every living thing gets satisfied. Absalom, Davids own son! How do two Bible examples cited here illustrate the difference between human kindness and loving-kindness? He does not love the company, but he is happy to have a job that provides a paycheck. It is believed to come from the verb meaning "to be" or "to exist" and is likely the oldest Divine Name in human history. (a)How do Gods present-day servants show loving-kindness by actions? (a)How rare is loyalty among humans, and how is this indicated in the Bible? How does Jehovah satisfy the desire of every living thing? How did Ruth show her persistence? Abbe Joseph Lemann, a Jew, 1886 The League of Nations is a Jewish idea. Showing loving-kindness, or loyal love, forges warm and lasting bonds with others. 18 Do not take it personally. His counsel was esteemed as if it were the direct word of Jehovah. (Matthew 5:44,45) Because of Gods love for the world of mankind, even his enemies can repent, turn to him, and attain to life. 17 Application: It takes patience to help those who are depressed, but we should not give up on them. 7 The Bible says of Jehovah: You alone are loyal. (Revelation 15:4) How can that be? 15 We can learn a number of fine lessons by examining how Ruth helped Naomi. Similarly today, loving-kindness should especially be shown to those in need. 3. 2. Deal with one another in loyal love and mercy.ZECH. 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