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A Few of Our Favorites:

Church Happens (PDF)
by Greg Boyd
Ideas Have Consequences (PDF)
by Mimi Haddad
A Review of the Driscolls' Real Marriage (PDF)
by Tim Krueger
Beyond Aprons and Pickup Trucks (PDF)
by Heather Lundy
A Most Twisted Love (PDF)
by Vyckie Garrison


Staff Picks:

"Does Kephale Mean 'Source' or 'Authority Over' in Greek Literature?": A Rebuttal
by Richard S. Cervin
A Movie Review of Courageous
by Jenny Rae Armstrong
On the Compatibility of Ontological Equality, Hierarchy and Functional Distinctions
by Alan Myatt
First Timothy 2:12, the Ordination of Women, and Paul's Use of Creation Narratives
by John Jefferson Davis
Wild at Heart: Essential Reading or “Junk Food of the Soul?” John Eldredge’s Wild at Heart
by Brynn Camery-Hoggatt and Nealson Munn
I Believe in Male Headship
by Gilbert Bilezikian


  1. Discovering Biblical Equality: Complementarity Without Hierarchy
    by Ronald W. Pierce and Rebecca Merrill Groothuis, general editors, with Gordon D. Fee, contributing editor
  2. God's Word to Women: One Hundred Bible Studies on Woman's Place in the Church and Home
    by Katharine C. Bushnell
  3. The Blue Parakeet: Rethinking How You Read the Bible
    by Scot McKnight
  4. No Time for Silence: Evangelical Women in Public Ministry Around the Turn of the Century
    by Janette Hassey
  5. This Is My Story: Testimonies and Sermons of Black Women in Ministry
    by Cleophus J. LaRue, ed.