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Women in ministry

There is disagreement among scholars as to the role of women among sixteenth century Anabaptists. It was the medieval era after all and women were not accepted as persons or leaders in the larger society or church at the time. 244 more words

A humbling experience

On a recent Saturday night, I fronted up at a church to speak at a special dinner to raise funds for a home for disabled teenagers. 527 more words

Reflections

#HeForShe is also for Him

The United Nations has just launched a well articulated solidarity movement calling men to stand for gender quality alongside the women of the world. The following speech by Emma Watson, of Harry Potter fame, is a concise and inspiring example that’s worth the 13 minutes it will take to watch. 366 more words

Women In Ministry

Visionary Leadership, part I: "Patience is a virtue, dear..."

My best friend (since 4th grade), Leah Ann, has taught me this quote through the years.  Likely it’s familiar to you; but, there is more to the quote the way my BFF says it: “…possess it if you can; it’s sometimes found in women, almost never in a man.” 702 more words

Made as a Woman

By Ann Chen

A well-known female preacher recently wrote some reflections about the treatment of women around the world, and recounted her own experience facing discrimination as a woman in ministry. 807 more words

Reflections

Bible Commentaries

I couldn’t sleep today so I got up way too early and, after getting coffee, did a little online research on Bible commentaries.  I’m sure you’ve done that a lot of times too.  610 more words

Christianity

Women Can't Preach...

I’m preparing to preach a trial sermon at my church next Sunday and will be receiving my preaching license. I am very excited to have this opportunity, but even more excited about what lies ahead. 676 more words

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