Does God call specific women for ministry? Are you called by God? How do you know you are called? These are some important questions Christian women ask. We can learn from famous woman Bible characters and contemporary woman “ministers” (servers). In this post I will explore one famous example. The Samaritan woman is a good … Continue reading A woman who has a divine appointment with Jesus!
Category: Jesus and women
Martha, Mary and Jesus Is Martha less spiritual than Mary? Today we read what Jesus really says about her. Martha is a capable, proactive, and mature woman of faith. Jesus loved the two women, namely Martha, her sister (Mary) and their brother Lazarus dearly. (John 11:5) The three are presumably young, not yet married, affluent, … Continue reading a woman whom Jesus loved: a capable, responsible and bold woman of faith
Jesus does not perceive women in terms of their sex, age, or marital status; He considers them in terms of their relation (or lack of one) to God. Surprised? Indeed, when reading the Gospels we do not see Jesus showing any favoritism towards the masculine or feminine genders in terms of His teachings and interactions … Continue reading Do you see this woman? (1)
Jesus with Samaritan woman at the well Today I received wonderful fresh revelation in how deliberate and persistent Jesus is when bringing a maritally broken (having had five previous husbands) Samaritan woman to salvation and in-filling of the Holy Spirit! Many want to know how to receive the Holy Spirit. A thirsty woman has received … Continue reading Jesus and women: How Jesus gives grace to a love-thirsty woman (modified with added revelation Mar 22, 2020)
woman's In Christ position Gender polarization is an ancient monster that has reared its ugly head menacingly and is increasingly prowling around looking for victims to devour in this time. But I cannot remember my siblings and I being deliberately brought up in the polarization way. We were just flowing with life and circumstances. In … Continue reading Rambling thoughts: Gender Polarization and solution (updated June 8, 2020)
We read how God defines women in the Bible. Eight women (Gospel of Luke) are being defined, each according to her faith in God and love of God. Mary, a favored woman: She believed in the Good News from God. She obeyed. She is favored because the Lord is with her and she believes His … Continue reading Jesus and women: He defines them by their love of God and faith in Christ