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Your Calling Actually Isn’t About You
From our special issue: resisting the draw of self-serving discipleship.
discipleship. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Theresa Gjolaj / Getty. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Sharon Hodde Miller, PhD, is a writer, pastor's wife, and mom of two. She
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Women’s Discipleship In-Depth
Our Amplify Women series.
side of eternity,” writes Mulandi. How to Liberate Ourselves from the Perils of Platform by Sharon Hodde Miller. For writers, bloggers, and speakers, the
Opinion | Discipleship
How to Liberate Ourselves from the Perils of Platform
For writers, bloggers, and speakers, the pitfalls of self-promotion are offset by a robust vision of women’s gifts in the church.
church. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Adrian Sava / UnSplash. 0; tweet; link; email; print. Sharon Hodde Miller is an author, PhD, pastor's wife, and mom of two. She
Opinion | Discipleship
The Curse of Our Shame
Humiliation leads to the Cross.
Opinion | Discipleship. The Curse of Our Shame. Humiliation leads to the Cross. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: _Pek_ / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print. We've all been there.
Opinion | Family
You May Be More Like ‘Other Women’ Than You Think
I discovered the flip side of being special: being alone.
You May Be More Like 'Other Women' Than You Think. I discovered the flip side of being special: being alone. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: mercury47 / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
Opinion | Church
Why Being a Woman in Seminary Is Worth the Work
It's not always easy to get there, but the blogosphere needs more of us.
According to the Association of Theological Schools, in 2015 women filled only one of every three divinity school seats, and as Sharon Hodde Miller notes, the gap is even greater for
Opinion | Church
Passion, Revisited: Remembering When I Was Radical for Christ
How can we stay ‘sold out’ for our faith?
Opinion | Church. Passion, Revisited: Remembering When I Was Radical for Christ. How can we stay 'sold out' for our faith? Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Passion. 0; tweet; link; email; print
Opinion | Pop Culture
Pope Francis and Our Call to Evangelize the CynicsSubscriber access only
Embracing the incremental work of our witness.
Pope Francis and Our Call to Evangelize the Cynics. Embracing the incremental work of our witness. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: US Papal Visit / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
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Proclaiming Freedom to the Pinners Subscriber access only
When we boast in our weaknesses, we let go of impossible expectations. And invite others to do the same.
And invite others to do the same. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Lisa Clarke / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print. I hate to admit it, but my confidence as a woman isn't always the steadiest.
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Sin Gone ViralSubscriber access only
How Internet outrage hits deep.
Opinion | Pop Culture. Sin Gone Viral. How Internet outrage hits deep. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: LearningLark / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print. If you
Opinion | Family
When Complaining Tears Us ApartSubscriber access only
Sociologists say voicing our frustrations brings us together. Scripture offers another way.
Sociologists say voicing our frustrations brings us together. Scripture offers another way. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Chloe Muro / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
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The Dumbing-Down of BraveSubscriber access only
Real courage is more than a cute catchphrase.
Opinion | Pop Culture. The Dumbing-Down of Brave. Real courage is more than a cute catchphrase. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: iStockphoto. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
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Our Top Posts of 2014: Mark Driscoll, Conscious Uncoupling, and MoreSubscriber access only
Readers and writers pick the best of Her.meneutics.
Grant). 5. Beyonce vs. the Bible (Sharon Hodde Miller). 6. Stockpiling Loon. The Benefits of Having Other People Raise Your Kids (Sharon Hodde Miller). "As the
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What Happens When We See Women Teach the BibleSubscriber access only
A figure like Beth Moore shows evangelical women what’s possible.
the Bible. A figure like Beth Moore shows evangelical women what's possible. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Beth Moore / Passion. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
Opinion | Family
The Benefits of Having Other People Raise Your KidsSubscriber access only
Why doing it all alone isn’t the best (or most biblical) parenting strategy.
Kids. Why doing it all alone isn't the best (or most biblical) parenting strategy. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Matt Molinari / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
Opinion | Sexuality
Have We Told You How Pretty You Look Today?Subscriber access only
How our instinct to praise each others’ looks might fuel an image-obsessed culture.
How our instinct to praise each others' looks might fuel an image-obsessed culture. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: queenieandthedew / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
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Why Pastors Should Preach About Body ImageSubscriber access only
Our obsession with appearance has theological ramifications for both women and men.
Our obsession with appearance has theological ramifications for both women and men. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: mikemelrose_ /Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
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Christian Comparison Isn't PrettySubscriber access only
Resisting the pressure to dress-up our lives for church friends.
Christian Comparison Isn't Pretty. Resisting the pressure to dress-up our lives for church friends. Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: tmarsee530 / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
Opinion | Family
My Kid Is Not My CallingSubscriber access only
How we've mischaracterized the Christian "call."
Opinion | Family. My Kid Is Not My Calling. How we've mischaracterized the Christian "call.". Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: ryan_polei / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
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Beyoncé Vs. the BibleSubscriber access only
Was her sexy Grammy performance with Jay-Z actually good for marriage?
the Bible. Was her sexy Grammy performance with Jay-Z actually good for marriage? Sharon Hodde Miller. Image: Photo by Matt Sayles / Invision / AP. 0; tweet; link; email; print.