Welcome to CBE’s Library

Tip: to find an exact phrase or title, enclose it in quotation marks.

Cleansing the Bible of counter-cultural female roles not only masculinizes history, it also deprives women of a broader picture of how God has and might use women and their gifts in church, home, and society.

KEEP READING

As we walk with Hannah, we see how she encounters and discovers who God says she is. This is a message not just for moms, but for all of us. Every day of our lives, we are asked to fit into a certain shape, but we don’t always fit the mold.

KEEP READING

A historical case can be made that Christianity has, all things considered, been good for women. It has not been the mighty agent of gender oppression that it is sometimes made out to be. Still, contemporary Christians can hardly feel smug about the track record of our religious tradition. 

KEEP READING

Does 1 Timothy 3:8-13 discount the possibility of women deacons? Not at all.

KEEP READING

Like Mary of Luke 10, our identity in Christ is not primarily as females or males, but as faithful disciples.

KEEP READING