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About bwebaptistwomenforequality

Shirley Taylor writes with humor and common sense, challenging the church body to reclaim equality for Christian women.

We’ve a story to tell to the nations

72% of Christians say they could worship with a woman pastor, but only 9% have that privilege Continue reading

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How the Resurrection comforts us today

Jesus wept over Mary and Martha’s grief and I believe he understands our grief when we lose someone we love. Continue reading

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Stepping into the Christian era

It was not a coincidence that Mary Magdalene was in the garden to see the Resurrected Christ – the new Adam. Everything was leading up to this. Continue reading

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Part 5. The garden

Do we leave Mary and the other women beside an empty grave? Yes, we do. Continue reading

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Lent 4. Destination, the Garden

No matter what condition of the world, fundamentalists would not have chosen the woman at the well to give the gospel. Continue reading

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Lent Part 3. Destination, the Garden

What stories are you telling about your relationship with Jesus? Continue reading

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Lent Part 2. Destination the Garden

If Jesus calls women for the extraordinary, why wouldn’t he call women for the ordinary? Preaching, for instance. Continue reading

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Lent Part 1. Destination the Garden

Eve would be the one giving birth to future generations, but those same sons and daughters would curse her. Continue reading

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Separation of Church and State

Trump wants to repeal the Johnson Act which would allow churches to become political advocates and enforcers and changers of government. Lest this sounds good to you, we must always remember that government when ruled by religion, becomes the oppressor where … Continue reading

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We are just plain tired of it

The time is now. Be a part of the second wave. Continue reading

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