Tag: Women in Ministry
The official end to the series that will (probably) never end.
1 Timothy 2:11-15: Dealing with Deception in the Church
Paul’s infamous restriction of women wasn’t meant to be a universal command for all time, but his way of dealing with a unique problem in the church at Ephesus.
Prominent Women in the Life and Ministry of Paul
If we start with Paul’s endorsement of women in leadership, we’ll be in a better place to understand his controversial texts on women.
How Paul Helped Elevate the Status of Women
We need to give the Apostle Paul more credit for putting women on an even playing field with men in early Christianity.
The Difference of Pentecost
Because the Spirit now dwells with God’s people, both men and women represent God and speak authoritatively for him.
Jesus and Women (Part 2)
Three specific interactions with women help us see how Jesus breaks social norms to elevate, empower, and restore women back to the original status they had in the Garden.
Defining Terms in the Gender Conversation
There are primarily two words we often hear in the gender conversation that need defining. They are: complementarianism and egalitarianism.
Interlude: Why I’m Writing About Women Now
If the Church keeps putting “women” in their “place,” we lose. Every single time. Why? Because Jesus never did. And that is where this all starts.