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Hard to find the words

I preached at church this morning and all I can say is I’m glad that’s behind me. I just erased a big long paragraph telling you about it because Holy Spirit brought to my mind the scripture that love covers a multitude of transgressions. 128 more words

Why I don't talk a lot about feminism, and why I should

It’s been quite some time since I’ve blogged two days in a row, but I just couldn’t not join this week’s synchro-blog on faith and feminism. 952 more words

Jesus

Empowerment (theoretically).

A candle-lit room, electricity gone, alone with a man twice my age, isolated in the deep hills and forests of a country that is not my own. 1,490 more words

Jesus & Paul were feminists? - 1st Corinthians 11:2-16

This past Sunday my sermon was about 1st Corinthians 11:2-16, where Paul talks about women in worship.  After giving the sermon, we had an excellent time at sermon discussion group.  1,120 more words

In the Spirit of Mary Magdalene

Today is a momentous day. Tuesday? Sure. July 22? Try again. Today is the Feast Day of St. Mary Magdalene.

Read a main passage of her story… 269 more words

Christian

this woman can preach!

dr. pat francis teaches on the women in jesus’ lineage and how God brought them out of situations of disgrace (prostitution, adultery, being an outcast) into situations of grace. 53 more words

Christian Feminism

Making Pathways for Women in the Church

I grew up in an evangelical denomination that limited its female members to a narrow list of roles in congregational life. Women could run the community preschool, oversee and teach Sunday school, VBS and Awana, and organize potlucks and special events. 987 more words