What will you discover?
“When God created men and women to be like Him,
women are half of the equation – we are half of the picture.”
Ruth Graham, author, daughter of Billy Graham
“God expresses His love in the metaphors of the family, both father and mother.”
Ravi Zacharias, author & international evangelist
“As a mother comforts her child, so will I comfort you.”
Isaiah 66:13 NIV
The Old Testament prophets used the analogy of the “womb”
to disclose how God gently “shelters us” and “carries us in compassionate love.”
Pope Benedict XVI
Metaphors help us to imagine the nature of the Creator.
Richard A. Taylor, theologian
All three persons of the Godhead reveal paternal and maternal qualities in their relationship with us. They are one in essence . . . The paternal aspect of God is a combination of authority and care. The maternal quality is one of loving support.
J.I. Packer, editor, ESV Bible
Behold what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us,
that we should be called children of God!
1 John 3:1 NKJV