Opinion | Discipleship
Why Female Theologians Take Flak in the Public Square
The potential rewards of celebrity culture are many, but so are the risks.
and tracts. For women who do theology via blogging in the public sphere, celebrity authority offers enticing rewards and extraordinary risks. There are
excerpt | Discipleship
Your Calling Actually Isn’t About You
From our special issue: resisting the draw of self-serving discipleship.
Then I went to seminary. Then I worked as a college minister. Then I went back to seminary. Somewhere in there I began blogging. Over time, I realized writing was my ministry.
Opinion | Discipleship
Online Tribalism Threatens Women’s Ministry
From our special issue: reflections on discipleship in a fractured age.
From our special issue: reflections on discipleship in a fractured age.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Blogging Truth to PowerSubscriber access only
Why we listen to watchdogs and whistleblowers (from two of us who have been there)
Opinion | Pop Culture. Blogging Truth to Power. Why we listen to watchdogs and whistleblowers (from two of us who have been there). Marlena Graves.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Why Bloggers Are Calling It QuitsSubscriber access only
The Internet can be a rough place for writers.
Back in the early days of blogging stood two very different writers: Andrew Sullivan, a journalist who helped to shape the genre as a vehicle for social commentary and analysis, and
Opinion | Discipleship
Who’s In Charge of the Christian Blogosphere?
The age of the Internet has birthed a crisis of authority, especially for women.
The age of the Internet has birthed a crisis of authority, especially for women.
interview | Discipleship
The Great Female Commission
Mentorship expert Natasha Sistrunk Robinson on how to draw all women into the work of discipleship.
real relationship. I don't want to discourage people who feel called to blogging—I do some of it myself—and I don't want to downplay their gifts. We must
Opinion | Discipleship
Dispatches from Baylor: Let Women Lead
We see female professors excel when the people around them support their callings.
(Indeed, to bring things full circle, this article is a direct result of my blogging at The Anxious Bench, a religious history blog on Patheos, which a male colleague invited me to join in 2015
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.
For writers, bloggers, and speakers, the pitfalls of self-promotion are offset by a robust vision of women's gifts in the church.
Save Your Soul: Stop Writing
In the age of push-button publishing, self-disclosure isn't always God's best.
Save Your Soul: Stop Writing. In the age of push-button publishing, self-disclosure isn't always God's best. Lore Ferguson Wilbert. Image: Omarukai / Flickr. 0; tweet; link; email; print.
God Will Give You the Words, So Don't Steal These
Plagiarism offends the original author and the Author of all.
God Will Give You the Words, So Don't Steal These. Plagiarism offends the original author and the Author of all. Lore Ferguson. @loreferguson. Image
Opinion | Family
When I Didn’t Love My Adopted Child
After welcoming our new daughter, I saw my sin more clearly than ever before.
Montana. She enjoys blogging when life allows, but with three littles at home, she's content to share her thoughts on life in mainly tweet-sized contributions.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Finding a Job that Works for You and for God
Tips for overcoming job-hopping, career confusion, and ‘vocational scrambling.’
My Facebook feed often has posts advertising ways for me to make money from home: blogging, starting a small business, becoming a multi-level marketing consultant, or participating
Reporting | Discipleship
Making the Most out of Mommy Blogging: The Woman Behind Money Saving MomSubscriber access only
How Crystal Paine made a ministry out of coupon clipping.
Making the Most out of Mommy Blogging: The Woman Behind Money Saving Mom. Paine told Her.meneutics that her blogging began as any other site back in 2004.
Opinion | Pop Culture
America’s Reading Crisis Is Much Worse Than You ThinkSubscriber access only
A teacher's plea for the church to give the gift of literacy.
When she's not giving book recommendations to adolescents, you can find her blogging, taking pictures, or writing for Misadventures Magazine, among other things.
Opinion | Sexuality
A Hidden Opportunity in Your ChurchSubscriber access only
How Christ-centered hospitality can help families affected by autism.
Chances are, you know someone affected by autism. This month is Autism Awareness Month, so parents like me are blogging and posting on social media about the disorder.
Opinion | Pop Culture
It's Time for Busy Ladies to Give It a RestSubscriber access only
How to find the downtime you never realized you had.
matter. It's exactly those spots of not-quite-downtime that Turner, a working, blogging mother of three, embraces in her book The Fringe Hours. There
Opinion | Pop Culture
Duck Dynasty Wife: The More Christians on Reality TV, the BetterSubscriber access only
How unexpected fame and quirky family has helped Jessica Robertson share her faith.
all that came about… the writer misconstrued it, they wanted it to be something terrible, and if you're in some sort of television or social media or writing or radio or blogging, you know
Opinion | Sexuality
Not All Vulnerability Is BraveSubscriber access only
We don’t have to expose our deepest secrets with every speech and blog post.
“She perfected the art of the vulnerable candid with an unclear purpose.” In the Christian blogging and writing world way, we are perfecting the art of the vulnerable, too.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Careful What You Click ForSubscriber access only
A call to steward our page views well.
A call to steward our page views well.