Great Mothers of the Bible: Hannah
There was a man named Elkanah of Ramah, who had two wives. One of his wives was named Peninnah, and his other wife’s name was Hannah. Peninnah had children, but God had not allowed Hannah to have children yet. Although Hannah did not have children, her husband loved her greatly. Each year, when he and his family went to Shiloh to offer sacrifices to the Lord, he would give Peninnah and her children a portion of the meat, but to Hannah, he gave a double portion. Yet, Hannah was inconsolable. Because Hannah did not have children, Peninnah purposely did things