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Global Impact: Does Good Theology Reduce Gender-Based Violence? With Frankie Quirke

By: Mimi Haddad, Kimberly Dickson, Francesca Quirke | December 2, 2022

In this second episode in a two-part interview of Mutuality Matters (Global Impact), Frankie Quirke explains how she became involved in Tearfund’s work with gender and equality and how it grew to include programs designed to minimize sexual and gender-based violence. She speaks of new initiatives and horizons that more fully include the whole [...]

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Global Impact: Make Churches Places of Refuge for Gender-Based Violence Survivors

By: Mimi Haddad, Kimberly Dickson, Francesca Quirke | November 4, 2022

In this first episode in a two-part interview of Mutuality Matters (Global Impact), Frankie Quirke explains how Tearfund’s work in Gender and Equality grew to include programs designed to minimize Sexual and Gender Based Violence in the home, church and community. 

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Audio: Created to Thrive: Cultivating Abuse-Free Faith Communities Panel

By: Antoinette Alvarado, Elizabeth Beyer, Johnrice Newton, Jeanne Porter King, Mimi Haddad | November 2, 2022

Recognizing that pastors and other lay leaders need to be supported and equipped as they work to create a culture that promotes the flourishing of women as equals beside men, CBE commissioned the publication of Created to Thrive. An anthology that addresses both the dynamics of abuse and how to combat it, chapters present ways [...]

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Video: Created to Thrive: Cultivating Abuse-Free Faith Communities Panel

By: Antoinette Alvarado, Elizabeth Beyer, Johnrice Newton, Jeanne Porter King, Mimi Haddad | November 2, 2022

Recognizing that pastors and other lay leaders need to be supported and equipped as they work to create a culture that promotes the flourishing of women as equals beside men, CBE commissioned the publication of Created to Thrive. An anthology that addresses both the dynamics of abuse and how to combat it, chapters present ways [...]

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Men and Women Leading Together: Creating Safe and Thriving Mixed-Gender Partnerships

By: Layla Van Gerpen, Rob Dixon, Natalie Collins, Chuck Derry, Nicola (Nicky) Lock | October 28, 2022

Hosts Layla and Rob interview three gender violence experts to learn how individuals and churches can be intentional about building safe and thriving mixed-gender ministry partnerships.

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Why Men Batter

By: Chuck Derry | October 26, 2022

We need to understand the physical violence aspect of domestic abuse in a broader context of power and control. We must also understand the consciousness of the batterer’s behavior.

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Intersectionality: Theology in Practice: The Image of God and Domestic Violence

By: Angela Ravin-Anderson, Johnrice Newton, Jeanne Porter King, Antoinette Alvarado | October 21, 2022

In acknowledgment of October being Domestic Violence Awareness month, this special episode of Mutuality Matters features a panel of Created to Thrive contributors who sit down with host Angela and share their thoughts about how the church can help people find healing from the trauma of domestic violence by creating safe spaces for women and [...]

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Good Theology Is Not Enough

By: Amanda K. Fowler | October 19, 2022

The fact that egalitarian pastors and leaders abuse women shows us that egalitarian theology alone is not prevention enough. There is a deep root of misogyny in our culture that we need the Holy Spirit to help us destroy.

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New Voices: The Hidden Truth about Abuse with Created to Thrive authors Rebecca Kotz and Annette Oltmans

By: Erin Moniz, Blake Dean, Rebecca Kotz, Annette Oltmans | October 18, 2022

 Rebecca Kotz and Annette Oltmans, contributing authors to Created to Thrive: Cultivating Abuse-Free Communities, discuss how forms of abuse are covert and easy to dismiss while also helping us understand how we can help and not be a fresh source of harm to victims of abuse.

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Porn and Patriarchy: A Study in Power

By: Stephanie Georgieff | September 7, 2022

There is a distinct link between porn and patriarchy that is rooted in the abuse of power against women and girls. This link is all too clear in the lives of Roma women and girls.

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