God as mother

How do you envision God?
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Boldcafe group: May 2021

Boldcafe group: May 2021

May 2021 God as mother by Michelle Terry Any language about God is just that – words. Our words cannot capture God. How do you envision God? Read more. Mother figures by Elyssa Salinas-Lazarski We remember the women who have mothered us. Read more. How to use Café...

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Faith Reflection: Mother figures

Faith Reflection: Mother figures

by Elyssa Salinas Six years ago, I wrote about mother figures. I was thinking about the women who had been mother figures in my life, but I had not yet felt my own womb expand. Now I am a mother of two. The c-section scars still feel new to my body as my children...

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Boldcafe dinner invite

Join Boldcafe writers + friends for conversation and dinner, Thursday, June 3 @7 p.m.(CT)!


Once a month we will meet with some of our popular writers to talk about our favorite articles and more! Bring your own dinner (B.Y.O.D) and sign up via Zoom.

The Rev. Emily Anne Carson, popular author and preacher, will talk about recognizing the holy in everyday. She has written multiple articles for Boldcafe.org.

Our identity: Precious, honored, loved” by Emily Anne Carson

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