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Home, Church, and World: What is Headship Theology? Part 2 with Andrew Bartlett and Terran Williams

By: Tara Korpi, Todd Korpi, Andrew Bartlett, Terran Williams | May 17, 2024

 This two-part episode is the second in a new segment of the Mutuality Matters podcast, hosted by Tara and Todd Korpi. In this segment we discuss headship theology––dynamics of power, authority, and women and men, and how they function in Christian homes, the local church and society as a whole.

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Are Things Changing for Women in the Majority World Church?

By: Kimberly Dickson | May 16, 2024

In Philip Jenkins’ study of global Christianity, he states, “Over the last century . . . the center of gravity in the Christian world has shifted inexorably . . . southward, to Africa and Latin America, and eastward toward Asia.” So my heart and mind ask, “Are things changing for women in the majority world?”

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God's Grace for the Breastfeeding Pastor

By: Lindsey Funtik | May 9, 2024

Breastfeeding is one illustration of those elements of life which God can use as vessels for our own growth and experience of the love that cradles us so closely. Pouring ourselves out like an offering of love takes us further into the heart of God.

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Home, Church, and World: What is Headship Theology? Part 1 with Andrew Bartlett and Terran Williams

By: Tara Korpi, Todd Korpi, Andrew Bartlett, Terran Williams | April 19, 2024

 This two-part episode is the first in a new segment of the Mutuality Matters podcast, hosted by Tara and Todd Korpi. In this segment we discuss headship theology––dynamics of power, authority, and women and men, and how they function in Christian homes, the local church and society as a whole.

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Women and Men Leading Together: What’s Next? Answering Your Questions with Layla and Rob

By: Layla Van Gerpen, Rob Dixon | April 12, 2024

This episode begins with news! Layla and Rob’s podcast thread is changing, from a solitary focus on how mixed-gender ministry partnerships work in the field to a wider discussion about how egalitarians can practically engage not just interpersonal dynamics, but systems, theology, culture, and more.

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Celebrating Black Women Leaders in Church and Society

By: CBE International | April 11, 2024

April is Black Women's History Month, and in celebration, here are seven resources that highlight specific Black women who've changed the world—and particularly, the church—for the better.

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Mary Magdalene's Miracle

By: Elaine Kelly | April 4, 2024

There is an old story that the tradition of painting Easter eggs originated with Mary Magdalene. She boldly appeared before Emperor Tiberius and declared, “Christ is risen!” Tiberius gestured to an egg she held and said, “Christ has no more risen than that egg is red.” Immediately, the egg turned red.

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Women’s History Month: The African Face of Global Evangelicalism

By: Mimi Haddad | March 28, 2024

Throughout church history, women have played no small part in the growth of the church worldwide. According to research today, “the future of Christianity is both female and African.” Consider the phenomenal leadership of women being used by the Holy Spirit to anchor and grow Christianity in East Africa.

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Women in Scripture and History: Esther, Mutuality, and the Gospel with Dr. Karen H. Jobes

By: Kimberly Dickson, Amber Burgess, Karen H. Jobes | March 22, 2024

Kim Dickson and Amber Burgess interview Dr. Karen H. Jobes about Esther. As a lifetime teaching professor, Dr. Jobes skillfully explains the academic complexities of Esther in a way that brings her listeners along to understand the significance of Esther’s story in the broader canon.

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Twenty Centuries of Women Leaders in the Church

By: CBE International | March 14, 2024

In celebration of Women's History Month, here are five titles that trace women's contributions to the church from the time of Jesus down to the early Church Mothers, to medieval women theologians, and finally to female pastors of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

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