It has become an almost exasperating question when someone wants to argue in favor of women preaching: What about Priscilla? It is a sad fact that so many refuse to submit their hearts to Paul’s words in 1 Timothy 2:12: I do not permit a woman to teach or to exercise authority over a man; … Continue reading Verse of the Day: Acts 18:24-26 WHAT ABOUT PRISCILLA?
As a pastor's wife, I belong to several Facebook groups specifically for the wives of those in ministry. I would say that at least every few months a certain recurring topic shows up in the various feeds. The question asked of the fellow PW's goes something like this: "Do you have friendships within your church?" … Continue reading Can a Pastor’s Wife Have Friendships Within the Church?
Recently I was invited to our Southern Baptist state convention's annual Ministry Wives Weekend. Although I am a longtime SBC pastor's wife, this was my first time attending. ( Honestly, I've been disappointed by so many of these gatherings, I've pretty much lost interest in attending them. ) But since I was invited by a … Continue reading To Go or Not To Go: Women’s Conferences