Faith and Feminism:
A Holy Alliance. Helen LaKelly Hunt celebrates the contributions of
five women who made the world a better place. Introduction by Gloria Steinem.
Conduct Becoming to
a Woman: Bolted Doors and Burgeoning Missions.
Elaine Magalis. An
account of the contributions of women in the predecessor denominations of
The United Methodist Church A reminder to young women that conduct once
thought to be unbecoming to a woman is, in fact, very becoming. 241 pages.
Women’s Division General Board of Global Ministries, 2003. $8.95.
Empowering Young Women.
describes the legacy of mission with teens and college/university women and
how to invite and involve them in United Methodist Women. There are
guidelines for organizing units, a listing of the roles and responsibilities
of adult women sponsors, a bibliography, sample surveys, covenants and
consent forms. $5.00
Faith and Feminism
dialogues in New York City area.
National Council of Churches USA
When the resurrected Jesus appeared first to women at the tomb, it was clear
he expected women to play a pivotal role in leading the church.
Two millennia after Jesus chose Mary Magdalene to be the bearer of
astonishing news, the church is still struggling to understand how the
essential role of women should be carried out. In some church traditions,
women are not ordained but assert their influence in a myriad of important
ways. In other traditions, women have become priests, ministers, bishops and
heads of communion.
Whatever role women will play in the church's future, one thing is clear:
their role will always be pivotal, and women are making church history every
Throughout March, this evolving page will provide reports, liturgies, and
other resources to facilitate a meaningful involvement in Women's History
We believe in
God who creates women and men as partners in God's image.
To work together in Harmony, respecting and honoring each other.
believe that we are co-workers with God in creating and preserving life.
We believe in God who took human form to redeem us from fear and prejudice,
anger and hatred, greed and selfishness.
We believe in Jesus, who empowered women and outcasts and gives them new
We believe in the Spirit, active in our world,
who encourages and nurtures, strengthens and restores us.
We believe in the Spirit who quickens us to be involved in the work of the
Kingdom (Reign of God).
Women's Litany for a Worship Service of Lamentation and Hope.
here to read the complete liturgy.
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