Egalitarian Resources

Women Theologians and Scholars/Hermeneutics/Women in Scripture

  • Junia Project

    The Junia Project serves as a platform for a diverse group of writers to communicate their understanding of egalitarian theology and to share reflections on gender equality. Junia Project also is an awesome resource for those who want to understand better what the Bible has to say about “equality” and women’s roles in the church!

  • Marg Mowczko

    Marg Mowczko is a scholar who blogs on gender equality in the church. Marg takes readers into the original languages of the Bible and helps us understand God’s plan for women.

  • CBE International

    CBE International is a nonprofit organization of Christian men and women who believe that the Bible, properly interpreted, teaches the fundamental equality of men and women of all ethnic groups, all economic classes, and all age groups, based on the teachings of Scriptures.

Equality for Women

Resources for Advocacy and Equality for Women

  • Charlie Olivia

    Charlie Olivia blogs on women’s issues inside the church but also in society. She writes about everything from patriarchy to feminism from a Christian perspective.

  • CBE-Voices of Color

    CBE: Voices of Color is a platform for sharing articles about the struggles particularly faced by Christian women of color of all Christian traditions and statuses as they seek to live out biblical gender equality. It serves to encourage and support them; it also promotes among other people an understanding of the issues Christian women of color face in exercising their God-given gifts.

  • Sarah Bessey

    Sarah Bessey writes about the intersections of a spirit-filled life: About her own faith and spirituality, about what love looks like for us, the sacredness of an ordinary life after an exhausting evangelical hero complex, mmothering, ecclesiology, theology, women’s issues, social justice, her own struggling journey, politics, and, well, pretty much everything else that you are not supposed to discuss in polite company.

  • Kelly Ladd Bishop

    Kelly Ladd Bishop preaches, teaches, writes, speaks, and mentors teens. She writes about egalitarianism and equality inside the church as well as issues of faith and culture.

  • Jory Micah

    Jory Micah is a blogger and leader with a mission is to help women shake off the chains of limitation and the shackles of oppression that the Christian Church has wrapped around them in the name of incorrect biblical interpretation and stale religion.

  • April Fiet

    April Fiet is a pastor, writer, wife, and mom who writes fairly regularly about issues related to women in the church.

Abuse/Church Abuse

Great Resources for Abuse Victims and For Those Wanting to Learn About Topics Involving Abuse

  • Ashley Easter

    Ashley Easter is a 24-year-old writer, blogger, speaker, and abuse victim advocate. She promotes truth-seeking expeditions, advocates for gender equality, and educate the Church on abuse. She is the founder of The Courage Conference, an event that empowers survivors of abuse to continue to fight for their healing while also educating church leaders on prevention and proper response to abuse.

  • GRACE

    GRACE, or Godly Response to Abuse in the Christian Environment, seeks to empower the Christian community through education and training to recognize, prevent, and respond to child abuse.

  • Spiritual Sounding Board

    Julie Anne blogs about spiritual and other types of abuse in the church and provides helpful resources.

Statistics

  • RAINN

    RAINN is the nation’s largest anti-sexual violence organization

  • National Sexual Violence Resource Center

    National Sexual Violence Resource Center // Info & Stats For Journalist

  • Bureau of Justice

    The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) has initiated two projects to identify, develop and test the best methods for collecting self-report data on rape and sexual assault