WHAT WOMEN CAN DO IN MINISTRY: FULL PARTICIPATION WITHIN BIBLICAL BOUNDARIES

Dr. Jim Hamilton wrote this good irenic (peaceable) paper on the issue of women in ministry:WHAT WOMEN CAN DO IN MINISTRY: FULL PARTICIPATION WITHIN BIBLICAL BOUNDARIES He states in his conclusion:I have argued that a biblical understanding of full participation in ministry does not mean that one exercises one’s gifts in any and every circumstance. Rather, full participation in ministry means exercising one’s gifts under the Lordship of Christ by the power of the Spirit in accordance with one’s role in the body as assigned by the Father. God has also assigned gender to human beings, and the Bible sets parameters on what one may do in ministry according to gender. These boundaries should be understood not as oppressive constraints but as signposts on the way to the broad place in which to roam (Ps 119:45). The way of happiness is the way of holiness, and the way of obedience is the way of freedom. Thus, whether it seems right to us or not, the Bible promises good to us if we hold firm … [Read more...]

The Authority and Nature of the Gift of Prophecy :: Desiring God Christian Resource Library

I just recomend this reading in regard to dealing with a view of authority and bibliology.   The Authority and Nature of the Gift of Prophecy :: Desiring God Christian Resource Library see also www.disciplemaking.net … [Read more...]

Homosexuality is sin!

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