A retelling of the book of Ruth brings our attention to the fact that God finds no one disposable. We have the same power to counteract hatred that the writer of the book of Ruth had. We can use it whenever we choose.
This sermon was preached on November 11, 2018 and the readings it was based on can be found here. It was preached at Trinity Episcopal Church in Warsaw, NY by the Rev. Sare Liz Anuszkiewicz.