In the midst of a world-wide fight against the Coronavirus, here is some news that is constant—you are safe in the arms of Jesus. Held. Loved. Precious. God is always working for your best in the midst of every situation, every circumstance. Rest. Breathe. Take some time in the midst of this present anxiety to be in the presence of Peace. And be loved.
For you are God’s Beloved.
God the Good Woman … sounds heretical, doesn’t it? Yet it’s Jesus who gives us this image!
Every night I would pull the bed covers over my shoulders, take a deep breath, and imagine God’s wings about me—holding me close—protecting me with soft, downy feathers. It’s how I got through those tough times.
God. Women. Freedom. This is my passion …
… that girls and women know their true value and worth in God’s eyes—because the world doesn’t know, and the church has forgotten.
When was the last time you saw a picture of God portrayed as the “Good Shepherd”? Recently, right? It’s one of the standard pictures we see depicting God who’s holding a clean, fluffy lamb. Or the father of the “Prodigal Son” reaching out with accepting arms?