Ester, one of the most timeless stores in the Bible takes a modern meaning as we learn that sometimes our circumstances aren’t actually a valley at all – but a stepping stone to the mountain for such a time as this.
The ancient beauty process took twelve months. Six months with oil of myrrh, and six months with perfumes and beautifying and cosmetics. Wow!
I assure you that it would be amazing and extravagant for we women of the 20th century to do this every time we had a “date” with our husbands. I have to admit though, this would make for an incredible gift! Right?