The Scarlet Cord in the Window

The Scarlet Cord in the Window

A Lot of Things Must Take Place Before The Two Spies Return for Rahab Our story of Rahab and the scarlet cord in the window continues as the two spies return for her.  A lot of things must take place before that happens, however.  Meanwhile, Rahab and her family must...
Rahab’s Scarlet Rescue

Rahab’s Scarlet Rescue

Rahab’s Scarlet Rescue is no Less Than Brilliant I love the word scarlet because it means ‘a brilliant red colour.’  Rahab’s scarlet rescue is no less than brilliant.  In my last post, Rahab hides the two spies in flax drying on her roof.  When...
Rahab’s Red Reputation

Rahab’s Red Reputation

Rahab’s Red Reputation In my last post, I completed the story of Tamar, the first woman listed in Jesus’ genealogy in Matthew 1.  The next woman is Rahab.  If you thought Tamar wasn’t tame, wait until you read about Rahab’s red reputation.  Her...
Black Widow – Forgivenss

Black Widow – Forgivenss

Black Widow – Forgiveness This is the final chapter of Tamar and Judah.  In the last blog, Tamar, knowing that Judah is not going to give her his third son Shelah in marriage to her, commits a desperate act.  She disguises herself as a Temple prostitute and...