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Share, Listen, and Listen Some More
Every woman knows how to minimize herself, and we need to put a stop to it—here’s how.
stereotype? Nevertheless, an interesting phenomenon happens when I enter church territory―I step into minimalist views of myself because of my sex.
8 Guidelines for Ministering to Men
A nuanced alternative to the Billy Graham Rule that views men—and ourselves—first as being in the image of God.
Can women achieve more nuance in their dealings with the opposite sex than this rule offers—more willingness to respond to situations as they arise, and read circumstances with a
You Are Needed
The church—the entire body of Christ—needs women leaders.
leading the flock. As a young woman, not seeing older women in leadership positions felt detrimental to my calling, my sex, and my identity. If there wasn
When You Feel Like You Can Never Do Enough
How to follow a sacrificial Savior without losing yourself in ministry
when they trusted Christ. For example, I had a promiscuous friend who radically changed her sex life, and a man I knew kicked a drug habit. But I didn
The Weight of Stress in Ministry
Women are three times as likely to experience depression.
The impact on our health may include high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity, diabetes, headaches, muscle tension or pain, chest pain, fatigue, changes in sex drive, stomach upset
Sexual Addiction Destroyed My Pastorate
Exposing the truth was just the first step to redemption.
If you make it through withdrawal, all of those painful issues in your life that you have been medicating with sex will have to be dealt with, and this often causes men to go back to using
My Difficult Past Makes Me a Better Leader
The very things I saw as weaknesses, I now see as strengths.
I once saw my past as a liability. I thought I had the wrong upbringing, the wrong ethnicity, and even the wrong sex. But God had a different plan. Now, my sex could be added to the list.
Same-Sex Marriage: New Challenges, New Opportunities
4 Christian leaders reflect on how the Supreme Court’s ruling on marriage could affect churches.
Same-Sex Marriage: New Challenges, New Opportunities. share. expand: email; print. We recommend this Building Church Leaders training tool: Responding to Same-Sex Marriage