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Backyard Church

I Miss “Feminine” Sweet Lovely Jesus

“Sweeter than honey”

A traditional depiction of Jesus in a white robe with pink & blue sashes over his shoulders, superimposed over a blue sky full of clouds.

Gentle Jesus, meek and mild

When I was growing up in the evangelical church in Canada, we used to sing songs about Jesus being the Rose of Sharon and the Lily of the Valley. His name was “ointment poured forth,” and “more precious than silver,” and “honey on my lips.” We called Jesus “sweet,” and “kind,” and “lovely.”



Thoughts on applying a 2000 year old religion to 21st Century life

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