Opinion | Discipleship
To More Than a Few Good Men: Don’t Give Up on Working with Women
Four research-based solutions beyond Mike Pence’s ‘Billy Graham Rule.’
in business, church ministry, and academia is relatively new. Women are working in institutions primarily built by and for men. As more and more women pursue leadership opportunities
Reporting | Discipleship
The Faith-Work Gap for Professional Women
From our special issue: How the faith group least likely to support working women can do better.
2:11–12). This certainly informs church leadership; according to Barna, evangelicals were the group least likely to be accepting of a female pastor (39%).
Reporting | Church
Women in China’s House Church Movement Face a Hidden Challenge
Chinese pastors’ wives struggle with something more personal than political oppression.
Reporting | Church. Women in China's House Church Movement Face a Hidden Challenge. Chinese pastors' wives struggle with something more personal than political oppression.
Opinion | Discipleship
Racial Difference Without Division
The power of an ethnicity-honoring witness.
focused on some of the ways women are influencing the church, their communities in women's discipleship, examine research on women and workplace leadership, highlight women
Opinion | Church
The Dead White Man Who Could Fix Our Race Problem: Oswald Chambers
As a black woman wrestling with racism in America, I lean on a Scottish theologian’s four key insights.
Opinion | Church. The Dead White Man Who Could Fix Our Race Problem: Oswald Chambers. Oswald Chambers didn't know Lecrae and John Piper. Or your church leader or mine.
interview | Discipleship
Between Two Cultures: How Latina Christians Approach Leadership
Yvette Santana pilots a new project to coalesce Hispanic women.
The National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC) has recently established one such She also serves as women's discipleship coordinator for the Church of God
Reporting | Discipleship
5 Female Change Makers
Meet the nonprofit leaders featured in our special issue.
I want to connect these children to a body of support and help them know they can love the Lord with all their minds.” She works closely with local church leadership in the majority of
Opinion | Family
When Combat Trauma Tests a Marriage
PTSD impacts not just veterans but their spouses and children too. How can the church help military families heal?
When Combat Trauma Tests a Marriage. PTSD impacts not just veterans but their spouses and children too. How can the church help military families heal? What the church can do.
Opinion | Church
With Rising Teen Suicides, the Church Cannot Afford Mixed Messages on Mental Health
How ministries can play a role in getting youth the support they need.
Opinion | Church. With Rising Teen Suicides, the Church Cannot Afford Mixed Messages on Mental Health. How ministries can play a role in getting youth the support they need.
Opinion | Discipleship
Waiting Outside an Abortion Clinic Years Ago Was Worth It
The mother of an almost-aborted baby reached out with this letter about her son.
pregnancy. That day you took me home and you never left my side, took me to your church, linked me to several agencies. You were truly a blessing to me.
Opinion | Church
6 Ways Martin Luther Led Me to My Own Personal Reformation
As a young Catholic, learning about the Protestant Reformation dramatically changed my faith.
Opinion | Church. 6 Ways Martin Luther Led Me to My Own Personal Reformation. As a 3. The Bible is God's love letter to us and to the church. After being
Reporting | Discipleship
The Sweatiest Bible Class in America
Revelation Wellness puts Scripture at the center of its group fitness program.
Pastors led their congregations to collectively shed thousands of pounds, and leaders such as Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church, launched programs incorporating the Bible
Reporting | Family
Survey: Being a Pastor’s Wife Is Good for Faith, Bad for Friendship
Though expectations have shifted, spouses still feel the weight of church drama.
and Breault, more than half of the pastors' spouses polled by LifeWay had experienced church conflicts such as personal attacks (51%) or resistance to their spouse's leadership (72%).
excerpt | Church
Searching for Christian Heroines from History? Look to the Early Church
How women were instrumental to the rise of Christianity.
excerpt | Church. Searching for Christian Heroines from History? Look to the Early Church. How women were instrumental to the rise of Christianity.
Opinion | Discipleship
Are Smart, Educated Women Still Called to the Church Nursery?
For women like me, children’s ministry can seem like low-level work for the least experienced.
Opinion | Discipleship. Are Smart, Educated Women Still Called to the Church Nursery? Second, we need to prioritize children's ministry in the church.
interview | Discipleship
The Great Female Commission
Mentorship expert Natasha Sistrunk Robinson on how to draw all women into the work of discipleship.
women for various reasons often feel marginalized in the local church context and feel You're spearheading an organization called Leadership LINKS Inc., geared toward mentorship of
Opinion | Family
Never on Pause
In seasons of unpaid work or at-home care, your calling is still significant.
focused on some of the ways women are influencing the church, their communities in women's discipleship, examine research on women and workplace leadership, highlight women
Reporting | Church
The Pay Gap Is Worse for Pastor-Moms
How being married with kids complicates church compensation.
may be a tendency to view women with children as dependent on the primary income of the husband,” said Halee Gray Scott, an expert in women's leadership in the church and author
Opinion | Discipleship
Online Tribalism Threatens Women’s Ministry
From our special issue: reflections on discipleship in a fractured age.
focused on some of the ways women are influencing the church, their communities in women's discipleship, examine research on women and workplace leadership, highlight women
Opinion | Family
Your Spouse Doesn’t Need Your Unconditional Support
Sometimes the deepest expression of love comes in the form of difficult-to-hear truths.
of ingratiation in the form of flattery and opinion conformity.” As a consequence, this “can increase CEOs' overconfidence in their strategic judgment and leadership capability, which