Is Learning from Women Essential for Pastoral Competence?

Like so many others, I’ve listened to Pastor John Piper’s statement that women should not be allowed to teach at seminaries because they would assume a pastoral position of authority above men who are being trained to pastor. Buried within his response is the statement, The issue, as always, is not the competence of womenContinue reading “Is Learning from Women Essential for Pastoral Competence?”

Introducing the African American Voices of Missio Alliance

At the end of last year, I announced that I would be joining the writing team of Missio Alliance. Missio Alliance is a network of people who are passionate about the Northern American church, evangelicalism, and engaging the cultural challenges of our day. One thing I love about Missio Alliance is their intentionality in buildingContinue reading “Introducing the African American Voices of Missio Alliance”