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Leading Together in Christ: A Biblical View of Authority

By: Dawn Gentry | May 23, 2024

Paul sets an example for us to practice humility and deference to the needs of others. He did not seek power over others or claim a position of status. Paul encourages the church to treat each other like family. He did not press into his God-given authority, but rather served alongside many other co-workers—both [...]

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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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The Myth of the Jezebel Spirit

By: Jackie David Johns | May 2, 2024

I know dozens of women who have been told they have a Jezebel spirit. In my experience, they are most often faithful servants of God, who dare to speak the truth to those who do not want to hear it. This pejorative terminology is doing harm to many in the church.

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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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The Household Codes Are One Passage: Why Do We Have Two Exegeses?

By: Robert J. Mayer | April 18, 2024

If we interpret and apply Ephesians 5–6 without reference to the household slavery that Paul obviously recognized in Ephesus, why do we stress patriarchal interpretations of the same passage in a society that has become post-patriarchal?

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The Pink Mic: A Token of Sexism in Churches

By: Joann Rachel Cherian | January 11, 2024

In complementarian settings, women often face sexism that goes unnoticed. For some women, this sexism looks like degrading jokes from the pulpit; for others, sexism looks like a pink microphone. 

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Upside-down Kingdom Authority

By: Lauren Mulford | January 4, 2024

Complementarians talk a lot about authority. It's essential to their understanding of patriarchal order in the home, church, and the world. But is that order of authority really what God intended? What if Jesus came to turn that understanding of authority upside-down? 

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Audio: Global Flourishing as a Result of Biblical Gender Equality with Mimi Haddad

By: Mimi Haddad | December 29, 2023

Explore the profound insights of Robert A. Seiple, ex-president of World Vision International, in this lecture tackling the pervasive issue of gender-based violence. Delve into ideas and consequences shaping human flourishing, aiming to diminish inequalities and foster a world free from gender-based violence.  

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