I’ve been reading Sarah Bessey’s blog probably for a year or so now. She is one of those writers who makes you want to be a better writer… or worse yet, she makes me want to write like her. Bessey has a way of using prose to sound like poetry. Her voice emanates genuine compassion, humility, humor and love. So when I heard she was writing a book about being a “Jesus Feminist,” I thought this is something I need to read. Thanks to NetGalley, I was able to review her book prior to its release date.
The book weaves in and out of discussing the difficult parts of the Bible that evangelicals have used to paint women as less than men, along with moments in her life that helped her developed a sense of self as a female Christian.Read More