"God is in all of us. It does not matter what color you are or what gender you are, there is God in all of us."
The “dangerous” and “false image of God" has long been in effect, and Schimmel is right to fear it. But that image isn’t the one Octavia Spencer will portray in The Shack. The dangerous false image of God is God’s depiction as White and male.
Octavia Spencer has been cast as God. Spencer says she’s not doing any special prep work for the role. “You don’t prepare for God.” Three…