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    Women and the Bible

    The Women Who Stood Near the Cross

    Gail Wallace

    “Some women were watching from a distance, including Mary Magdalene and Mary the mother of James and Joses, and Salome. When Jesus was…

    Women and the Church

    Resources for Women Preachers

    Gail Wallace

    In this process of learning to preach it has been important to me to hear what other women preachers have to say. I’m…

    Women and the Bible

    Male-Female: Equality in the Gospel of Luke

    Gail Wallace

    When we view scripture from the 30,000 foot level we see it moving in the direction of a more equal partnership of men…

    What Do Women Long For? A Christmas Reflection

    Christiana Rice

    Merry Christmas from The Junia Project! Today our gift to you is this thoughtful and poignant reflection about what women truly want for…

    Women and the Bible

    Advent and the Agency of Mary

    Jamie Arpin-Ricci

    Few women in the Bible are more interesting, inspiring and the focus of devotion as Mary, mother of Jesus. With the Advent season…

    Women and the Bible

    Women are in God’s Story – Do You See them?

    Kate Wallace Nunneley

    “No one is on the periphery of God’s story”. That’s how the pastor at the church I attended last Sunday started his very well…

    Women in God’s Redemption Plan: An Advent Reflection

    Kelly Ladd Bishop

    Christmas is coming. We are in the season of Advent, a time of waiting. Advent is the story of women. It is the…

    Joy to the Women! An Advent Proclamation

    Rachel Hackenberg

    Ah, Advent! Along with Christmas, Advent is the glorious and only time of year when Christians across the theological spectrum can agree on…


    Manhood & Masculinity: 3 Great Studies for Groups

    Gail Wallace

    “I'm looking for book recommendations that are egalitarian friendly and address the subjects of manhood and masculinity. I can't find anything and our…

    Personal Stories, Women and the Church

    A Day in the Life of a Female Pastor’s Husband

    Jacob Gaines

    The Junia Project recently published an article written by my wife entitled, A Day in the Life of a Female Pastor. The unfortunate…

    Personal Stories, Women and the Church

    A Day in the Life of a Female Pastor

    Abigail Gaines

    Most mornings I wake up to a certain heaviness in my body. I feel it from the inside out. It is as if…

    Personal Stories, Women and the Church

    This Chair: One Woman’s Journey to Seminary

    Megan Westra

    Northern Seminary student Megan Westra recently posted a reflection on Facebook about starting classes for her Master of Divinity degree. We asked her…

    "Notorious" Passages

    Why 1 Timothy 2:8-15 Does Not Ban Women from Teaching & Having Authority in the Church

    Patrick Franklin

    From the mailbox: "Just wanted to say thank you for your article on 1 Timothy 2. It was a great reference for me…

    Women and the Church

    10 Reasons Why Men Should Not Be Pastors

    Gail Wallace

    "A man's place is in the army." So starts David M. Scholer's satirical list of reasons why men shouldn't be pastors. Most of…

    Personal Stories, Women and the Church

    Thoughts From a Feminist Asian Dad

    Eugene Hung

    I’m a feminist. But I haven’t always been. Through much of my life I’ve been a pretty nice guy – thoughtful, sensitive to…

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