Black Cherry Rising by Rev. Dr. Walter Arthur McCray
A Spiritual Short Story
Change. Drama. Hope. Deliverance.
"We are saved by hope." Romans 8:24a
Changes are a part of life. We make changes. Circumstances make changes for us. These changes, as well as our responses to them, change us. We change to bitter, better—or both. Black Cherry Rising highlights some of these life changes.
Inspire yourself with Black Cherry Rising, the tale of an innocent young black cherry from a poor community on “black cherry tree road.” Though once living quite content, Ms. Black Cherry suddenly encounters a series of unfortunate life-changing circumstances. Faced with great loss, she almost loses her hope, even in the Lord. Yet somehow she endures, and mysteriously rises.
Empathize with Ms. Black Cherry as she responds to the trials assaulting her survival. Discover how God fulfills His divine plan in her life. Witness His skillful, mysterious oversight—even through many disappointing incidents.
Rejoice with Ms. Black Cherry as God eventually reveals His secret purpose, which leads to her transformation.
Ms. Black Cherry’s journey to rising is a remarkable triumph, and a hope-filled treasure.
Bonus Features: Related Scriptures & Songs, An Inspirational Message, Themes For Study!