Opinion | Sexuality
Can Robots Be Sexist?
How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes.
Opinion | Sexuality. Can Robots Be Sexist? How artificial intelligence might reinforce and amplify gender stereotypes. Of particular concern to ethicists and technologists is gender bias.
excerpt | Discipleship
How Jesus Discipled Women
In a patriarchal culture, Jesus showed his followers a radically different way to relate and lead.
Among the hierarchies Jesus overturned was the gender-based hierarchy dominating life in Israel. That included women and the gender-based hierarchies dominating their lives.
Reporting | Church
The Pay Gap Is Worse for Pastor-Moms
How being married with kids complicates church compensation.
Though the overall gender pay gap among clergy has significantly shrunk over the past few decades, from women earning 60 cents on the dollar in 1976 to 93 cents on the dollar in
Opinion | Sexuality
The Gender Conversation We Aren’t Having
Why sexism deserves more attention than the complementarian-egalitarian debates.
Opinion | Sexuality. The Gender Conversation We Aren't Having. To be clear, it's important to have theological and hermeneutical arguments about gender roles.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Why Christians Should Avoid Watching Rape Scenes
What if there's a hidden human cost to our entertainment?
otherwise exploited. For an industry with chronic gender problems, a rape choreographer gives actors some recourse if something goes wrong on set. But
Opinion | Family
When Women Blame Men for Domestic Stress, They Miss the Big Picture
The gender wars inspire finger-pointing. The gospel offers another way.
Opinion | Family. When Women Blame Men for Domestic Stress, They Miss the Big Picture. The gender wars inspire finger- pointing. The gospel offers another way.
Opinion | Sexuality
I’m a Woman Who Got Kicked Out of Women’s Bathrooms
Our zealous policing of gender norms can have unintended and hurtful consequences.
Opinion | Sexuality. I'm a Woman Who Got Kicked Out of Women's Bathrooms. Our zealous policing of gender norms can have unintended and hurtful consequences.
Opinion | Discipleship
Six Ways Men Can Support Women's Discipleship
Male clergy and laity who want to enable women's ministry often don't know how to get involved or what to do.
of these discipleship opportunities.”. 3. Offer some discipleship courses that are integrated rather than always gender-segregated. The Titus 2 model
Opinion | Sexuality
How We Made Too Much of GenderSubscriber access only
Reclaiming an identity more meaningful than manhood or womanhood.
Opinion | Sexuality. How We Made Too Much of Gender. I didn't think about gender much, partly because I grew up in a genderless household, and partly because of the culture itself.
Opinion | Discipleship
Dispatches from Baylor: Let Women Lead
We see female professors excel when the people around them support their callings.
wasn't until I taught Gaudy Night that I really began to understand the implications of its argument: that women are called to vocations just like men and regardless of gender expectations
Opinion | Discipleship
What Young Black Women Need from Their Black Brothers—and the Church
African American women still face significant challenges in their relationships with men.
According to David Morrow in Why Men Hate Going to Church, “a staggering 92 percent of African-American churches in America reported a gender gap.” According to Morrow's sources
How Brainy Women Benefit the Church
A recent study suggests that intelligence is often associated with masculinity, not femininity.
do enter these fields. Our cultural tendency to associate intelligence with gender affects more than a woman's education and future work. It also affects
Opinion | Sexuality
I’m a Feminist. How Come My Boys Are Such Boys? Subscriber access only
What raising sons taught this egalitarian mom about gender.
Opinion | Sexuality. I'm a Feminist. How Come My Boys Are Such Boys? What raising sons taught this egalitarian mom about gender. Rachel Marie Stone.
Opinion | Discipleship
How Discipleship Is Transforming Nairobi, One Woman at a Time
Women in urban East Africa face challenges that are both unique and universal.
For those who are married, cultural expectations affect family planning, naming of children, finances, communication, conflict resolution, and gender roles.
Opinion | Sexuality
Finding My 'True Self' As a Same-Sex Attracted Woman
In my young-adult struggle with sexual identity, both legalistic condemnation and progressive license left me floundering.
In my young-adult struggle with sexual identity, both legalistic condemnation and progressive license left me floundering.
Opinion | Sexuality
How the Other Half Reads: What I Learned from a Book on ManhoodSubscriber access only
Discovering the universal truth in our gender-specific teachings.
Discovering the universal truth in our gender-specific teachings. (Anderson raises similar concerns.) Both believe that we have made too much of gender.
Reporting | Church
Study: Female Pastors Are on the Rise
And so are our impossible expectations for them.
Though most pastors, regardless of gender, are satisfied with their role, female pastors are more likely than male pastors to wish they had been more prepared for the expectation they
Opinion | Sexuality
Dealing with ‘Gender Disappointment’ Subscriber access only
In the age of girl power, many of us want daughters. Here's why I’m happy either way.
Opinion | Sexuality. Dealing with 'Gender Disappointment'. In the age thinking pink. But the old wives tales, gender predictions, and wishful thinking were wrong. I
Reporting | Discipleship
Why Even Pessimists Can Embrace Hope
A social psychologist explains why fear and hope often work as a team.
One piece of that question is environmental justice. As opposed to other social justice issues, like race or gender or class, saving the environment—that has an expiration date on it.
Women’s March Sets Out to Exclude 40 Percent of American Women
What pro-life feminists actually have in common with their pro-choice counterparts.
of Women's March is that abortion was likely THE issue to tip scales for evangelical women to vote Trump,” said Hannah Anderson, who writes and podcasts about gender and theology