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5 Spiritual Lessons I Learned Battling Breast Cancer . . . Twice

I resolved to surrender control and allow God to have His way — in and through two cancer diagnoses.

5 Wicked Women of the Bible You Probably Don’t Know

You know the bad boys of the Bible, but there are plenty of wicked women, too.

Are Women the Solution to the Porn Epidemic?

A wife can’t be her husband’s accountability partner, but she can be supportive.

How to Defend Your Pro-Life Views in 5 Minutes

Three tips for simplifying an issue that seems hopelessly complex.

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Mama Knows Best, So Let Her Decide

We can’t let simplistic, self-focused narratives about family planning keep us from helping women.

3 Myths We Need to Debunk About the Hijab

What Muslims need more than the exterior hijab is to reveal our true, inner hijab.

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5 Reasons Women Need Deeper Friendships

We have to stop substituting the joy of real friendship with cheap imitations.

10 Ways You Can Help Fight Human Trafficking

If you’re not sure where to begin engaging with human trafficking, start here.

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Are Women Leaning In? Not at Evangelical Organizations

A new study shows that in evangelical ministries, women are represented in leadership at half the national rate.

6 Questions the Bible Answers That No One Is Asking

Here is the Bible giving you some advice you totally don’t want.

Where Do Women Belong in God’s Kingdom?

A prayerbook reflection on what the true king of the world means for our views of powerful men and adoring women.

More Diversity, More Drums for U.S. Churches

A new study finds more congregations are open to gays lesbians, racial diversity, and exuberant worship experiences.

The Quest for Human Unity

Religious diversity shows that we are in truth complementary, not competitive.

Providing Access to Contraceptives — in the Name of Jesus?

The Bible doesn’t offer specific advice about contraceptives. But it does show exactly how Jesus responded to women in need.

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To Thwart Anti-Woman Violence, President Jimmy Carter Calls for a Religious Power Shift

President Carter sends a message to world religious leaders: Stop using religion to justify violence against women.

5 Reasons You Need a Female Pastor

Many of today’s Christian seminaries have as many women as men. Here’s why that’s good news for churches of the near future.

Women Like Me Are Abused Worldwide. Here’s Why.

As a female preacher, I have firsthand experience of the way religion can discriminate against women. But religion is not the problem.

Religion Gets a Bad Rap on Women. But There’s More to the Story

A closer look at the history of religion reveals a world where women were celebrated and revered.

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The League of Invisible Women

In many places, these women are not allowed to preach — but I believe God is parting the seas for them to lead in other ways.

The Church Needs Black Women. Do Black Women Need the Church?

Why do black women accept second-class citizenship in the church institutions they have built and sustained?