What was your relationship like with your mom? Positive? Negative? We talk a lot about God being Our Father… you know, the one in Heaven who has a hallowed name. But there are a few places in the Bible where God is described in motherly terms, so the group thought it might be fun to explore some of those places together. And as we do, maybe keep this question in mind: how does God being like a mother help us get a sense of who God is, what God does, and how God relates to us? Explore "The Mother Side of God" with the Discover the Word group this week.
We often talk about God being our Father. But did you know that there are passages in the Bible where God is described in motherly terms? In this chapter, you’ll take an in-depth look at the sometimes-overlooked “Mother Side of God.”
In Isaiah, God uses the picture of a doting mother to describe His comforting love and care for His people. So how should that shape our understanding of who God is? In this chapter, you’ll explore the Bible to discover more about who God is and how He relates to us.
In the Bible God is described using various metaphors, including some that may seem strange, to help us understand who He is and how He loves us. In this chapter, you’ll explore more of “The Mother Side of God” and get greater insight into God’s protective love.
Have you called your mom recently? Well, just like our earthly mothers, God desires to have a close relationship with us! In this chapter, you’ll enjoy a fun conversation in our series “The Mother Side of God” about a memorable biblical metaphor that reveals how much God longs to draw you close!
No matter what your relationship with your mom and dad looks like, God is the best parent you could ever imagine! In this chapter, you’ll be challenged and encouraged to expand your view of God.