God as mother

How do you envision God?
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Mother Figures

by Elyssa Salinas-Lazarski
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. MORE ›

Boldcafe Group: May 2021

Any language about God is just that – words. Our words cannot capture God. How do you envision God? . MORE ›

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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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