A Cloud of Women
The Powerful Connection between Black Women and Women of the Bible
A Cloud of Women elevates dozens of biblical women, pointing out parallels between their life experiences and the lives of contemporary and historical Black women. Georgia Hill and Diane Proctor Reeder apply scholastic strength and creativity that encourage you to realize the influence of your creator God.
Empowering biblical truths and illustrations will prompt you to serve and lead in your family, community, and church. Eve, Esther, Mary, and Deborah are a few of the guides who help you navigate cultural and women's issues then and now. Learn from the examples of icons as well: Marian Wright Edelman, the Women of Peace in Liberia, Sojourner Truth, Renita Weems; the mothers of Martin Luther King, James Baldwin, and Malcolm X; Shirley Chisolm, and contemporary female judges, teachers, musicians, artists, and scientists are featured in this book.
A Cloud of Women lifts, inspires, and encourages women of African descent and their sisters of other ethnicities to greatness from an explicitly biblical perspective.