Category Archives: The Danvers Statement on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood

Does God call Baptist girls into the ministry?

Girls are called into the ministry and we have limited what this ministry means. Are Baptist girls called only to be missionaries, and children’s ministry workers, or can they be called to pastoral ministry? Continue reading

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Snipe Hunting with Dr Paige Patterson

They invited me to be a vendor and set up a free booth. I’ve been waiting for a chance to speak to them. This might be it. If I put on my camouflage overalls, I would fit right in. Dr. Patterson is from Texas so he would know what a Snipe hunt is. So I will invite them all to my Snipe hunt.
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Harmony – a disturbing word

Whenever you see the word ‘harmony’ in fundamentalist Christian or religious literature, you should run as far as you can from it. In their view, harmony can come about only when a woman is submissive. Continue reading

Posted in Do Baptists Really Believe That?, Marriage, The Danvers Statement on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood | Tagged , | 9 Comments

Sunday morning escapism

For a few minutes each week, we escape from the real life where we live and live in the past and try to solve their problems of thousands ago. That was a long time ago, and nothing like what we live in today. Sure, they treated women awful and we know the Patriarchs had multiple wives, but that was Then. We don’t live that way today. Or do we?

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Baptist Woman

Baptist Woman has just been published on my website. This newsletter offers free downloads of the book Does God Really Prefer Men? by Leslie and Gary Johnson; free download of "Dethroning Male Headship – because it doesn’t have a leg to stand on" by Shirley Taylor Continue reading

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Lord, Lord – oh its just my husband

Husband, if I have to ask you to go to Christ for me, what would I do if I weren’t married? Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians 11:3 explained, Male Headship fallacy, Scriptures explained, The Danvers Statement on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Anne Rice – how do we fix Christianity

That is what happened with the Council on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood. They thought that if they just got the women back under control, families would automatically return to what they considered the ideal.

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Women-the reason we can’t win the war in Afghanistan

We can’t win the war in Afghanistan because they really believe women are inferior, made that way by God. Among other ways, the Taliban manifests its religious beliefs in the subjugation of women. Both women and men believe that and we can’t change that belief. I am Southern Baptist, and that belief is as prevalent in churches in my home town as it is in Afghanistan.

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Demand for Apology from the Council on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood

Demand for an Apology from the Council on Biblical Manhood and Biblical Womanhood came out of the Seneca Falls 2 Evangelical Women’s Rights Convention. Continue reading

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Recipe for Danvers Statement Stew

The Danvers Statement appeals and abets the radicalization of the SBC. Pastors add to these words and what is cooked up is a real mess against women. Continue reading

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