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About bwebaptistwomenforequality

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

Pastors, this is your moment

You have followed religious leaders who have made their phylacteries wide and the tassels on their garments long. Continue reading

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The scariest scriptures, Ephesians 5:22-24

The plain meaning of this scripture is scary, yet it is quoted so casually that we have accepted the part we want to hear “that wives should submit to their husband” Continue reading

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Part 5. Demand for an apology from the CBMW

We demand a public apology from the Council on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood, and from all heads of seminaries and Bible colleges that have adopted The Danvers Statement on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood, for the inestimable damage this statement has done to all Christians whose lives have been influenced by it; Continue reading

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Part 4. Demand for an apology from CBMW

The male headship man does not bear any responsibility, or accountability. Everything is about women submitting. Continue reading

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Part 3. Demand for an apology from the CBMW

Men have left churches by the droves and recently women have followed. We see a larger world and body of people that is calling for equality for women, whereas the church is not. Continue reading

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Part 2. Demand for an apology from the CBMW

It was the perfect opportunity to demand for that apology. Continue reading

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Part 1. Demand for an apology from the CBMW

Ten years ago, I demanded an apology from the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood and overnighted it to the president of that organization.  It is now 10 years and we are still waiting for the apology. The CBMW is … Continue reading

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Let’s talk about the church and racism

The Third Leg of the Pandemic By June 2020, it became apparent that America was inside a storm from three different directions, possibly all three caused by the coronavirus pandemic. Certainly, it played a huge factor. The three legs of … Continue reading

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Part 5. The Garden

So we have finally arrived in the garden and the world has been turned upside down. Where do we go from here? Do we leave Mary and the other women beside an empty grave? Continue reading

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Part 4. Destination, the garden

No matter what shape the world is in, the writers of The Danvers Statement would never have chosen the woman at the well to be the instrument God used to win lost people to Christ. Continue reading

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