WINNER OF THE DESMOND TUTU – GERRIT BRAND PRIZE
- As a daughter of Israel, Yehudit has always loved and trusted in Yahweh, the God of her But personal tragedy and the threat of a mighty enemy pose challenges to her faith. God, however, is with her and will use her in her vulnerability to deliver an entire nation from evil.
Yehudit, Chosen by God is a rare book, a historical Christian romance, a devotional message to women, an egalitarian manifesto, and an invitation to follow Jesus.
– CBE International
Lauren pushes us to wrestle with all that goes wrong in our lives and in the world through the lens of faith in a God who is with us even so.
– Missio Alliance
Lauren Jacobs is a multi – award winning author, Bible scholar and radio journalist. With a B.A in English, Psychology and a Masters in Divinity, she presents biblical truth through the art of storytelling. Lauren has been a theology scholar and Bible teacher for over a decade and presents a variety of women’s teachings to over 16000 subscribers each week. Her journalistic work has been featured in publications around the globe and today, she presents a radio journalism show on Radio Cape Pulpit. Bella Magazine named Lauren, “South Africa’s very own Wonder Woman.” She is an ordained pastor and serves as an advisory board member of a global advocacy organisation serving refugee girls.