This book paints a powerful and compelling picture of how one person can make a difference – a huge difference. Especially noteworthy, is that she did this in a male-dominated society and from a position of forced expatriation.
Much can be inferred, however, from this story about God’s providence and protection. It also showcases an example of serving him, regardless the cost or risk.
The Jewish holiday of Purim celebrates Esther’s bravery and the Jew’s deliverance from the evil Haman.
A lifelong student of the Bible, Peter DeHaan, PhD, wrote the 700-page website ABibleADay.com to encourage people to explore the Bible. His main blog and many books urge Christians to push past the status quo and reconsider how they practice their faith in every area of their lives.