TODAY'S MOVIE - WONDER WOMAN
Diana, princess of the Amazons, is trained to be an unconquerable warrior (played by Gal Gadot). Raised on a sheltered island paradise (an island created by the Gods of Olympus). A WW1 pilot (played by Chris Pine) crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world. Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discovers her full powers and her true destiny.
EPHESIANS 3:20-21 MSG God can do anything, you know—far more than you could ever imagine or guess or request in your WILDEST DREAMS! He does it not by pushing us around but by working within us, HIS SPIRIT deeply and gently within us.
Acts 2:16-17 NIV No, this is what was spoken by the prophet Joel: 17 “In the last days, God says, I will pour out MY SPIRIT on all people. Your SONS and DAUGHTERS will PROPHESY, your YOUNG MEN will see VISIONS, your OLD MEN will dream DREAMS.”
GOD DREAMS OF USING WOMEN IN EVERY GENERATION!
WOMEN LEADERS IN THE BIBLE
NOADIAH, ANNA, RUTH, ESHTER, RIZPAH, FOUR DAUGHTERS OF PHILIP, RACHEL, HANNAH, ABIGAIL, ELISABETH, and MARY
Don’t let other people’s opinions
keep you from your dreams
GALATIANS 3:28 We are no longer JEWS or GREEKS or SLAVES or FREE or even MERELY MEN or WOMEN, but we are ALL THE SAME—we are CHRISTIANS; we are ONE in Christ Jesus.
RELIGIOUS MYTH – WOMAN MUST NOT TEACH OR LEAD
1 TIMOTHY 2:11 NKJV Let a WOMAN LEARN IN SILENCE with all SUBMISSION. 12 And I DO NOT PERMIT a WOMAN to TEACH or to HAVE AUTHORITY OVER a man, but to BE IN SILENCE.
1 CORINTHIANS 14:34-35 NKJV Let your WOMEN keep SILENT in the churches, for they are NOT PERMITTED TO SPEAK; but [they are] to be SUBMISSIVE, as the law also says. 35 And if they want to learn something, let them ask their own husbands at home; for it is SHAMEFUL FOR WOMEN TO SPEAK in church.
CALL TO ACTION:
Begin dreaming again, with innocence, wonder and abandon;
expecting the Holy Spirit to help you.