As a committed Christian and an investigative journalist, Trudy Beyak spent five years on a journey with pen and notebook in hand researching the Scriptures and interviewing more than fifty leading biblical scholars and celebrities from North America to the Middle East, including Ravi Zacharias, J.I. Packer, Anne Lamott, Ruth Graham, Tony Campolo, Della Reese, Breannan Manning, Gary Chapman, Luci Swindoll and many others. What we believe has profound consequences. This informative and intriguing work provides a compelling argument for anyone looking for the truth about who God really is and why it should matter.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 224 Vendor: FaithWords Publication Date: 2013
ISBN: 1455527769 ISBN-13: 9781455527762 Availability: In Stock
Are we missing half the picture of God? For more than five millennia, scholars focused on the paternal or fatherly qualities of God's loving kindness, but forgot or ignored the maternal aspects. What is it about this issue that triggers such controversy? As a committed Christian and an investigative journalist, Trudy Beyak spent five years on a journey with pen and notebook in hand researching the Scriptures and interviewing more than fifty leading biblical scholars and celebrities from North America to the Middle East. What is God really like? What sacred evidence does the Bible reveal?
Trudy Beyak invites the reader to join her on a global journey to discover a fresh spiritual view of God that is relevant and encouraging for everyone. By weaving elements of her personal story, interview highlights with over fifty Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish leaders, and biblical facts, Trudy invites the reader to experience the comfort and intensity of God's infinite embrace: a love that shelters, protects and brings healing to every soul.
An award-winning investigative journalist, Trudy Beyak is acclaimed by the North American newspaper industry for her compassion and tenacity in pursuing stories that help people live healthier, happier lives. She lives in Abbotsford, British Columbia and has three daughters and seven grandchildren. Learn more about Trudy and this book at www.themotherheartofgod.com.
"This new book is an amazing example of how a collection of articulate, educated people deeply committed to differing religious faiths can agree on a concept that has never even occurred to most of us. And, yet the concept is so obvious." -Vivian Ruskin, a journalist who is related to Mark Twain