Natasha Sistrunk Robinson on Malestrom

Perhaps the primary deception of the human race since the fall is the belief that any one ‘type’ of human being has dominion or power ‘over’ another human being. This incorrect narrative has played itself out in various forms of sin throughout history, including genocide, gender-based violence, slavery, human trafficking, sexual and other forms of abuse. The author challenges the reader to consider that although a society and culture of patriarchy is the backdrop in which God has chosen to present his drama of scripture, patriarchy is not God’s plan for his human creation. God’s plan is presented in Genesis 1, where it is clear that both men and women are created in the image or likeness of God, with the authority to cultivate or cause all things on earth to grow and flourish. In this work and for this purpose, God designed Adam and Eve to labor together.

—Natasha Sistrunk Robinson

Today, Gifted for Leadership is featuring Natasha Sistrunk Robinson’s review of Malestrom: Manhood Swept into the Currents of a Changing World. 

Natasha is a blogger you should know. She blogs regularly and is becoming an important voice at A Sista’s Journey. You can also find her weighing in on major topics that concern all Christians on other blogs as well, such as Her.meneutics and Missio Alliance.

Read her entire review here.

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