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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

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The Danvers Statement on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood

This is a well balanced statement on the roll of men and women in the church.  There is no point in talking about what people think about Manhood and Womanhood because there are a thousand thoughts and a thousand opinions in the world. What really matters is what God thinks of “Manhood” and “Womanhood” – what God appointed for maleness and femaleness.  That is the only thing that matters in the end. Other things in the short run seem attractive, but they will leave you in pain at the end if they are not of God. This statement shows why distinction in masculine and

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CBMW » Women in Ministry: Practical Application of Biblical Teaching

The following article from the Council on Biblical Manhood and Womanhood.  It is a great summary to a difficult issue within the church because we have bought into the idea that God does not structure families or churches with different roles for men and women.  While the Scripture is clear that both men and women are equal in their person and in their relationship with God,  God has restricted some roles in the church for men alone.  Read and learn about God’s standard applied in a local church practically in the article below CBMW » Women in Ministry: Practical Application

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Glenn Leatherman

I am first of all a disciple and follower of Jesus Christ. I affirm Evangelical Christian beliefs as well as  Gospel driven in philosophy of ministry. I am married to Ann and am raising 2 wonderful boys – Jonathan and Andrew. My purpose is to build disciplemaking disciples that are becoming fishers of men in fully displaying of God’s Glory in all things. Learn more

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