Let’s talk about Value. Things have value. Humans have value. But a person’s value should never be measured by their worth. Let me explain what I mean. Value is something that can be set into place, and no matter who you are, you are expected to pay for an item at value pricing. But what […]
It was 10:30 p.m., and I was lying under my sheet and quilt in the same blue jeans that I had put on at a.m. I felt sooty, sweaty and claustrophobic. I hate wearing day clothes in bed, but it was all part of my genius plan to nurse my sick son until he fell […]
By Christine Woolgar “I started questioning gender-based assumptions when at eight I was confused at being called ‘bossy’ because I wanted to direct the plays we would put on for our parents – but the boys were not.” – Emma Watson Silencing is just as much a part of modesty culture as shaming is. The […]
The internet is one of the greatest, fastest, and easiest ways to find information nowadays. We type something into Google and in seconds we have answers, opinions, and resources. I spend a lot of time sourcing the internet for great resources for Christian women that aren’t dipped in harmful and inaccurate Bible interpretations and teachings. […]
It's important to shift our thinking, men. Are we dedicated to the cause of lifting women up to their rightful place in the Church and in the world? Are we committed even if it means we could potentially better do it from the sidelines? Are we willing to step aside to make room?
What makes a man turn egalitarian? What’s in it for us? What lead me to change and flip from a doctrine which is widely-held, and “biblically faithful”? Normally I’d look to the past, and list the people who challenged me, the pivotal moments or epiphanies that turned me in this direction. I believe experience is […]
I've learned a lot from listening to women, and very little from speaking. I've learned the most from seeing others' mistakes and observing how they responded when made aware of them. Many of these mistakes fall into definite categories, I've found, so I would like to list them out here for the readers' benefit.
Paul is the author of a huge chunk of the New Testament. He is also the example most people use against me when I am discussing the topic of equality for women. (At the bottom of this post are some great links to resources that will be fantastic help for you when people tell you Paul […]